General Paediatric Trauma – Special Considerations

An introduction to important considerations in Paediatric trauma as well as considerations in assessing patients with non-accidental injuries.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Surgeons of England

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Identify injury patterns in children, their causes and predictors of severity;
  3. Define anatomical, functional and management differences in paediatric airway management;
  4. Detect the signs of breathing compromise in children;
  5. Describe the important clinical considerations in paediatric circulation management;
  6. Establish suggestive patterns of non-accidental injury

Course provided in association with


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