Chest Drain Insertion: A practical guide

This session will cover the practical aspects of safe insertion of chest drains.
The child with decreased consciousness is a common problem with many possible diagnoses and potentially high mortality and morbidity.
This session presents a logical approach to the assessment, diagnosis and management of soft-tissue hand injuries in the ED, including suggested indications for early hand specialist referrals.
For each life-threatening thoracic injury this session includes: a definition and context, Clinical assessment , treatment and Key learning points.
Understanding mechanism of injury is a crucial aspect of managing patients who have suffered traumatic injuries. This session aims to provide an overview on attaining this information and its translation into patient care.
This session covers the assessment, treatment and management of patients presenting to the ED with primary blast injuries.
The use of FI blocks in the emergency department has been shown to provide effective pain relief in the acute setting and to reduce the use of opiate analgesia.
Radiation can be subdivided into two categories - ionizing and non-ionizing, both of which have an effect on human tissue
This session is about the assessment and complex management of patients with pelvic injury in the emergency department.
This session covers the assessment and management of patients presenting to ED with electrical injuries.
Diving-related problems can present in many ways and their appropriate and timely management is essential for good outcomes and patient safety.
Nerve entrapment syndromes are a group of conditions in which peripheral nerves are damaged, through compression or repeated trauma.