Rural Health Webinar Series - Assessment and management of head trauma
On-demand recorded 3 Jun 2021
This instalment of the Rural Health Webinar Series will explore the assessment and emergency management of patients presenting after head trauma to the rural clinic or ED setting. Through a series of cases, GP participants will learn about the latest evidence-based guidelines for both adult and paediatric head trauma.
- Outline appropriate steps in the assessment of adults with head injury.
- Outline appropriate steps in the assessment of children with head injury.
- Apply appropriate stabilisation and initial management processes in a patient with severe head trauma.
- Identify available guidelines and resources to assist in the assessment and management of head trauma
This event attracts 2 CPD points
Dr Rhiannon Browne
Dr Rhiannon Browne is an Emergency Physician practising at Campbelltown Hospital in South-West Sydney and a Conjoint Lecturer at Western Sydney University. Dr Browne represents NSW on ACEM’s Council of Advocacy, Practice and Partnerships and is a member of the ACEM Standards and Endorsement Committee. They are also a co-founder of NoWEM, the Network of Women in Emergency Medicine, as well as an Advanced Paediatric Life Support instructor.