Blunt hepatic trauma

Case discussion

Training resource kit


30 minutes.

Group size

Small group participation (4-6 participants).

Target audience

Emergency department medical, nursing and allied health clinicians.


This resource kit provides healthcare workers with an understanding of the diagnostic and therapeutic methods utilised for the optimal management of blunt hepatic trauma.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the diagnostic methods and therapeutic interventions implemented in blunt hepatic trauma.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of evidenced-based guidelines used to determine the severity of hepatic injury to support management decisions in hepatic trauma, including both operative and non-operative management.


Facilitator resource kit - PDF

3.02 MB

Participant resource kit - PDF

2.85 MB


Cover image

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Last updated

6 April 2021