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Rehabilitative Care of a Patient Following Polytrauma

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Trauma is a leading cause of disability, morbidity and mortality in Australia, with about 12 000 deaths and 460 000 hospitalisations attributed to trauma annually. The term ‘polytrauma’ is generally used to describe patients with severe injuries that affect several body regions.

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Trauma is a leading cause of disability, morbidity and mortality in Australia, with about 12 000 deaths and 460 000 hospitalisations attributed to trauma annually. Not only does trauma have severe consequences for the economy; it also has many ongoing effects for the individual.

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Sally Moyle
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Nurse Educator
Sally Moyle is a rehabilitation nurse educator with Epworth HealthCare. She has completed her masters of nursing (clinical nursing and teaching) and has experience in many nursing sectors including rehabilitation, orthopaedic, neurosurgery, emergency, aged care and general surgery. Sally is passionate about education in nursing in order to produce the best nurses possible.
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