Category Archives: General PH&RM

April 29th Education Day Summary

By Dr Chris McLenachan ECMO and COVID-19 The education day started off with Dr Kruit speaking on ECMO in the COVID19 patient. Dr Natalie Kruit is a GSA HEMS Retrieval Specialist and a Cardiac Anaesthetist at Westmead Hospital, Sydney. To … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day – 13th May 2020

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Education Day – 29th April 2020

This will be a virtual meeting only via videoconferencing – please do not present to Bankstown Base.

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Education Day, April 1st – Summary

By Chris Mclenachan Workflow in suspected C0VID-19 The day started with the GSA HEMS Education Team holding a Q+A on the new Inter-hospital transfer workflow for suspected or confirmed COVID19 patients. The links to the recorded demonstrations of the workflows … Continue reading

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Heart Vs Head: Opening the Box [Emotional Self-Validation]

Following the presentation at April 1st’s education day by Rev. Mark Layson, the Aeromedical chaplain, I thought it might be useful to cross-post this content from the St Emlyn’s blog. In these unusual and challenging times, this is a practical … Continue reading

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March Education Day Summary

By Ben Porter Our March education day was focused around the theme of burns, which was stimulated by the recent Australian bushfires. A BBQ lunch was had for all attendees and raised over $120 towards the RFS bushfire victims. Surgical … Continue reading

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Education Day, Wednesday 4th March

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Traumatic Pulmonary Edema

This patient had quite noticeable pulmonary edema, easily fixed with suction prior to intubation. Neurogenic pulmonary edema is said to occur rapidly post injury while pulmonary contusions typically evolve over time peaking over hours. These two entities have different etiologies … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day – 22 Jan 2020

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Clinical Governance Day 22nd January

     

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