Category Guideline

Head injury

SCGHED Guideline 1 340

This guideline is intended to help guide the appropriate assessment and management of patients presenting to the emergency department with head injury SCGH ED Head Injury Imaging Guideline: Concussion: Updated guidelines for the management of sports-related concussion in general practice.…

Iron Infusion Guideline

Here is the Iron Infusion Guideline that includes the indication and protocol for the Iron Carboxymaltose (Ferinject) 15 minute infusion that should be the one used for ED patients. Other Resources:  Blood Transfusion talk (by Rebecca Howman) & SCGH transfusion…

Upper GI Bleeding Protocol SCGH ED (05/2022)

SCGH protocol to assist in the assessment, management and disposition of patients presenting with suspected upper GI bleeding Date implemented – 05/2022 Review date – 05/2023 Author – Ercleve / Steval (Note – collaborative ED/Gastro/Gen Surg/MAU/Anaesthesia/ICU)