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Approach to case of Unconscious (Coma) Patient

Jul 18, 3:30 PM

Early physiological stability and diagnosis are crucial in the time-sensitive medical emergency of unconsciousness in order to improve patient outcomes.To recognize and address the most immediate threats to life, a preliminary evaluation of the airway, breathing, and circulation must be done.A team should provide all aspects of care - history, examination, investigation, and treatment or management—in simultaneously while following a methodical approach. Brain injury or trauma should always be taken into consideration even in the apparent absence of trauma, especially in older individuals or patients using anticoagulants. Especially when decisions regarding cardiopulmonary resuscitation or ceiling of care are necessary, senior physicians must be involved early in the treatment of an unconscious patient in order to communicate with critical care and speak with the patient's family or advocates. Join this super interesting and interactive session live on Medflix to understand how to approach to a case of unconscious patient!

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dr. Mahadev Desai

Dr. Mahadev Desai

Senior Consultant Physician | Ahmedabad

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dr. Mahadev Desai

Dr. Mahadev Desai

Senior Consultant Physician | Ahmedabad

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