Spinning Around

A 77-year-old man presents with sudden onset nausea, vomiting & difficulty walking.…

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Feeling Blue?

A pre-alert is received for a patient being brought in after being found in the sea by bystanders. The patient is conscious with a temp of 34 degrees Celsius…

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The Crown

The current reigning worldwide pandemic! This SAQ explores the language of the coronaviruses including COVID-19.…

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Bitesize

An 18-year old man makes a mistake with a beer bottle.…

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Ouch my jaw

Its a busy Friday night in the emergency department and another facial injury presents following an alleged assault to the left jaw.…

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Is it a clot?

A patient presents with a swollen leg, you don’t have access to a computer or phone. How confident are you in risk assessment and management of DVT in the emergency department?…

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Popping Out

It’s a busy Friday night in the emergency department and another facial injury presents following an alleged assault to the right eye.…

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I’m sweet enough!

A 76 year old diabetic is referred with confusion and is being treated for a UTI. She is tachycardic and drowsy, is there more than sepsis?…

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I’m a little dizzy!!

A 50-year-old man was brought to the ED with ongoing dizziness, visual hallucinations and floaters in his eyes.…

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Seeing red (flags)

A 56-year-old plumber presents to the ED with a 24-hour history of worsening lower back pain after lifting some heavy bags of cement…

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Facing it again!

It’s a busy Saturday night in your emergency department and another patient with a facial injury presents following an alleged assault.…

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