T&O

Compartment Syndrome

Compartment Syndrome   Definition of compartment syndrome The condition where elevated pressure within a confined space can lead to damage of its co...

Head Trauma – Questions

Common acute head trauma¬†exam questions for medical finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Question 1.¬†Aetiology Falls Assaults RTCs   ...

Head Trauma

Head trauma   Common causes of head trauma Falls Assault Road traffic collisions (RTCs)   Pathophysiology of head trauma Coverin...

Trauma & Orthopaedics Mnemonics

Initial trauma history (AMPLE history) Allergies Medications PMHx Last ate/drank Events   Management of soft tissue injuries (RICE) ...

Bites – Questions

Common bites exam questions for medical finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Question 1. Co-amoxiclav 625mg three times a day orally (prophylactic or mi...

Bites

Bites (animal and human) Epidemiology of bites Common cause of presentation to accident and emergency department- account for approximately 1% of p...