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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…

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…

Mental Health Catchment Areas

Given the current acute psychiatric bed situation causing prolonged stay of acute psychiatric patients within public hospital emergency departments, with the associated bed block and extensive resource usage. This has generated a need for the Public Hospital Emergency Departments to take…

CME: Disaster Medicine

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Here is Roger’s talk on disaster medicine. Resources: Previous CME talks: Disaster Management by Steph Schleuter CBR Disaster Management by Steph Schleuter and Deanne Chiu Retrieval Medicine and the principles of Disaster Management by Hakan Articles from the EMA: ‘Lessons learned’: A comparative case study analysis…