Emergency department medical and nursing clinicians. Obstetric medical staff and midwives.
Provides participants with the basic knowledge and skills on how to assess and manage placental abruption following a traumatic incident.
- Understand the importance of the initial assessment (primary and secondary) on admission to Emergency for a pregnant patient following a motor vehicle collision (MVC).
- Identify the need for additional investigations in the pregnant trauma patient.
- Recognise, manage and respond to clinical deterioration from placental abruption.
6 April 2021