Updated: 6/4/2012

SPM 200
Skill Lab #8:
Basic Trauma Life Support and Trauma Resuscitation Trauma

OBJECTIVES/COMPETENCIES At the end of this lab, students will be able to:

  • Evaluate trauma patient utilizing a Primary and Secondary survey.

  • Recognize immediate life threatening conditions associated with trauma.

  • Demonstrate appropriate surgical consultation and diagnostic planning for trauma patients.

Read the basic trauma life support handout prior to the session.  Also review the PowerPoint presentation on Skills Lab 8 , which may be printed out as a handout.  Take on-line pre-test, then print and bring to scheduled lab session.  Also, there will be a practical group quiz and case discussion with this lab session.

REQUIRED TO COMPLETE PRE-TEST:

http://www.trauma.org/resus/teamleader/teamleader.html

Follow the instructions.  Click on “Start” and complete scenarios 1-10.  Answer will help you answer the pre-test questions. 

 

WEB BASES INFORMATION / NOTES:

http://www.trauma.org/index.php/main/article/395/

 

EQUIPMENT:   Stethoscope

 

DRESS:  Comfortable Clothes.

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