Motor Vehicle Accident

Patient has been admitted to the ICU from the Emergency Department following a motor vehicle crash. The participant will be informed of the massive injuries of the patient through a brief report from the nursing staff in the ED and the ED paperwork. Multiple injuries will include facial trauma, pneumothorax which has been treated with a chest tube, head injury, and hemorrhage. Initially, the participant must stabilize the patient using the ABCs and provide adequate care.

Additional information

Learner

Nursing

Contributor

Southeastern Illinois

Case Setting

ICU

Specialty

Emergency medicine, Trauma

Room Size

12×12

Language

English

Status

Not For Purchase