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Critical Bytes - Paediatric Trauma

You hear your phone buzz in your pocket ‘Paediatric Trauma ETA 10 minutes’ an unpredictable and challenging scenario that could range from ordinary to extraordinary and the chances are if you're in the health profession you will encounter a paediatric trauma in your career. Join us for this webinar for all you need to know to ensure the best outcome for the child that is currently enroute.

Injuries are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among Australian children, making paediatric trauma a critical focus for health professionals. At least a quarter of all emergency department visits for children are injury-related, encompassing both unintentional injuries (such as falls, road crashes, drowning, burns) and intentional injuries (including self-harm and assault).

Join us for a comprehensive webinar where we will provide valuable insights for paramedics, nurses and doctors managing common childhood injuries, including:

Types of Injuries: Discuss the management of prevalent causes of paediatric trauma such as falls, fractures, breaks, head injuries, open and internal injuries.

Crisis Resource Management: Non-technical skills that are essential in managing an incoming paediatric trauma

Preventive Measures: Highlight strategies for health professionals to promote the reduction of the incidence of injuries

This webinar aims to equip health professionals with the knowledge and tools necessary for effective paediatric injury management and prevention. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your expertise and contribute to reducing injury-related disability and death among children and adolescents.

Course Educators
Susan Helmrich
Susan Helmrich

Susan Helmrich RN, DipAppScNsg, BN, CritCareCert, CoronaryCareCert, TraumaNsgCareCert, CertIV(TAE), MN(Ed), GradCert(Ldrshp & Mgt) has extensive experience ...

Grace Larson
Grace Larson

Grace Larson, RN, BN, CertIV(TAE), GradDipClinNurs(PaedCritCare), MAdNursPrac(PaedCritCare), has extensive experience in paediatric nursing, with 13 years in Pa...


Live Webinar

Tuesday 20 August 2024

20/08/2024 7:00 pm (Sydney time)


Duration: 2 hours

2 hours of CPD - Educational Activity

Educational Activities: 2 hours

Areas Of Interest: Critical Care, Emergencies, Paediatrics


Medical Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Paramedics

Price $75.00 AUD (incl. GST)

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