Here is Fan’s very informative talk on the approach to CT head imaging.
Here is Trudy’s talk on emergency neuroradiology.
Here is Juliana’s presentation on imaging in cervical spine injury. Resources: SCGH ED Cervical Spine Injury Investigation Guideline: Diagnostic Imaging Pathway for imaging in Cervical Spine Injury from the WA DOH (this incorporates the Nexus Criteria and Canadian C-Spine Rules):
The aim of this Operational Directive is to provide all medical imaging staff employed by the Department of Health, Metropolitan Health Services, and WA Country Health Service with a consistent procedure when conducting a diagnostic imaging radiology procedure on a pregnant patient. The Radiology procedure for imaging pregnant patients has been developed by the Medical […]
Here is Chantelle’s talk on investigation of suspected PE in pregnancy. Resources: “Diagnostic Imaging Pathyways Pulmonary Embolism Pregnancy” Department of Helath WA (DOHWA) October 2013: “An Official American Thoracic Society/Society of Thoracic Radiology Clinical Practice Guideline: Evaluation of Suspected Pulmonary Embolism In Pregnancy” Leung et all, May 2011: “Pulmonary Thromboembolism (PE) Evaluation in the Pregnancy […]
SCGH Pulmonary Embolism Initial Diagnostic Pathway should be used to determine the appropriate investigation of all patients presenting with suspected pulmonary embolism. This form can be found under the “BAT” phone in a slot next to the ED Procedural Sedation Record. Other Resources: Pulmonary embolism advanced care pathway – 11/2015 Date implemented – 09/2017 Review […]