Concussion

Medic is approached by a soldier on base who was struck in the head 2 days ago when she fell while moving boxes. Did not lose consciousness. Symptoms today are consistent with a concussion. Trainee needs to perform a neurologic exam and recognize that the symptoms are more consistent with concussion than TBI, provide reassurance, treatment advice, and things to watch out for.

Additional information

Learner

Military

Contributor

USAF

Case Setting

Tent

Specialty

Emergency medicine, Trauma

Room Size

12×12

Language

English

Status

Not For Purchase