Trauma & Orthopedics Emergencies
After going through this course, learners can learn about trauma and orthopedic emergencies.
These emergencies includes all kinds of injuries affecting the bones, joints, muscles, tendons,
and ligaments in any part of the body. It is wide-ranging and may refer to minor fractures or
severely broken bones with a direct threat to the patient’s life. The health care professionals can
also know that the trauma is the leading cause for long term morbidity and mortality.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to learn the following:
 Identify the protocol in admission to ICU.
 Discuss the top priority in trauma care
 Explain the patent airway management in trauma patient
 Efficiently organize management protocol in trauma patient.
Module 1 – Introduction
Module 2 – Trauma
Module 3 – General Approach to the Trauma Patient
Module 4 – Management of trauma patients
Module 5– Quiz
Module 6 – Power Point Presentation
Certification Exam/ Assessment
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE
- Nursing students
- Nursing Educators
- Any other stakeholder who is interested in learning about the trauma & orthopedic emergency and its management.
Progress will be tested by way of quizzes and assignments at the end of each Module. Learners
must attempt the exam at the end of the course and secure at least 50% marks to obtain course