Category Guideline

Decompensated Chronic Liver Disease Guideline

This guideline was designed in collaboration with the hepatology department to assist in the diagnosis, investigation and management of individuals presenting with decompensated chronic liver disease. Date implemented – 02/2017 Review date – 02/2020 Authors – Dr Bendall, Dr Khoo,…

SCGH Trauma Call Criteria

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Here is the current ED and Major Trauma Call Criteria for SCGH ED [PDF] Note: All Major Trauma Calls should be attended by representative staff from ICU, Anaesthetics and General Surgery, aswell as the relevant Emergency Department staff. Date implemented…

Eating Disorder Management

To assist medical practitioners and clinicians, Western Australian Eating Disorders Outreach and Consultation Service (WAEDOCS) has developed two Quick Reference Guides for Eating Disorders: Assessment, Admission and Initial Management guide (PDF), and the Management of Youth and Adults guide (PDF) Could your patient…

FSH ED Seizure Guideline

Pending the arrival of the updated SCGH ED Seizure Guideline being developed by Neurology SCGH, we have been asked to follow the FSH ED Seizure Guideline below (with thanks to those who have developed this document): SCGH First Seizure and Established Epilepsy:…

Lithium Toxicity Management

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This guideline for the management of lithium toxicity should be used as an adjunct to the advice of the Clinical Toxicologist on call as well as the Toxicology Handbook. [PDF Guideline] Date implemented – 4/2016 Review date – 4/2019 Author…

Stroke Call Criteria

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Here is the current SCGH Criteria for urgent activation of the “Stroke Team”. If criteria are met, then call 55 and tell the operator “Stroke Call”, give the location and follow the rest of the protocol below. The document below…