Blunt abdominal and orthopaedic trauma

Immersive scenario

Training resource kit


45-60 minutes

Group size

Suited to small group participation

Target audience

Emergency department medical and nursing clinicians


This resource kit provides a framework for the assessment and management of a patient with blunt abdominal and orthopaedic trauma.

Learning objectives

By the end of this session the participant will be able to:
  • Perform a primary assessment of a trauma patient
  • Recognise signs and symptoms of shock and hypovolaemia
  • Control external haemorrhage
  • Identify intraperitoneal bleeding
  • Consider strategies for haemodynamic resuscitation


QTE-AbdominalTrauma-BluntAbdominalAndOrthopaedicTrauma-IS-F.pdf - PDF

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Last updated

16 September 2022