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Cover image for lecture: Essential Components of Trauma Assessment

Lecture Overview

An accurate trauma assessment is vital in helping save patients' lives. In this lecture, Jane Mateer defines the essential components of a trauma assessment and the order of steps to follow. Watch this lecture to revise this life-saving assessment process now.

Educators

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Jane Mateer

Jane Mateer is a registered nurse with more than 25 years of experience in pre-hospital, metropolitan, and military settings. Her qualifications include a master in public health and a graduate diploma in advanced practice (nurse practitioner), as well as certificates in emergency nursing and education. A specialist in an emergency, paediatric, and trauma care, Jane currently works as a clinical support nurse in emergency, having previously worked as a clinical nurse consultant, clinical nurse educator, manager, and university lecturer. She is currently undertaking research into the experiences of Australian Army nurses. See Educator Profile

Reviews

4.7
45 Total Rating(s)
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Chloe Cain
01 Apr 2020

great simple information

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Khang Vu Vuong
25 Mar 2020

This resource is absolutely fantastic and easy to follow. It reinforces my nursing knowledge and critical thinking to respond to trauma such as: how and where to apply tourniquet, thinking about given bolus fluid when hypotension is necessary and potential risks beside it, etc.

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Sarah Edmonds
21 Mar 2020

great information

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John Paunil
16 Mar 2020

Very broad context and easy to follow! Yet it reassuring

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Ze Liu
11 Mar 2020

An accurate trauma assessment is vital in helping save patients' lives. In this lecture, Jane Mateer defines the essential components of a trauma assessment and the order of steps to follow.

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Alejandro Ruiz
05 Mar 2020

This was a very good lecture

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Jenny Baker (Gammon)
01 Mar 2020

Great resource worthwhile session . Learnt and reinforced past knowledge .

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Linda Mai
27 Feb 2020

Great resource!

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Philippa marriott
16 Feb 2020

Great education thank you

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Christa wight
11 Feb 2020

Relevant