A&E Checklist For Students

Posted: November 8, 2010 by smarinz7 in A & E

LIST OF COMMON DISEASES (Selected)

1. Cardiovascular• Acute coronary syndrome• Hypertensive crisis• MI• Cardiogenic shock

2. Gastrointestinal• Cholecystitis,biliary colic

3. Neurology• Meningitis• Coma• Intracranial hypertension

4. Endocrinology• Addisonian crisis,DKA.

5. Pulmonology•Bronchial Asthma. ARDS• Pulmonary edema and congestive heart failure

6. Toxicology• General poisoning

7. Nephrology• Acute renal failure

8. Others• Pain management.Chest Pain

LIST OF PRACTICAL SKILLS

1. Arrest of bleeding

2. Transport immobilisation

3. Airway. Breathing and circulation (ABC)

a. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

b. Intubation

Note: This is not the only practical skills fornecessary to manage in A&E dept.

For other necessary skills, pls refer to the listof Medicine and Surgery Department.

LIST OF RECOMMENDED BOOKS:

OHCM

1. Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine(7th edition) – Emergency section

2. Tarascon Adult EmergencyPocketbook(Steven Rothrock)

Tarascon

3. Sarawak Handbook of MedicalEmergencies (2nd edition)

Sarawak handbook of medical emergencies

4. Singapore Handbook of Emergency

Visit also:For CPG update: http://www.acadmed.org.myCardiac care & CPR: http://www.circulationaha.org

Comments
  1. mir says:

    it will be very much helpful if u can mail me a link of Tarascon Adult EmergencyPocketbook or Sarawak handbook of medical emergencies.thanks

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