Primary and Secondary Assessment of your patient



It is essential that a comprehensive Primary and Secondary Assessment is undertaken of your patient, irrespective of their presenting condition.


In the next few days, I will be posting a series of articles on how to undertaken a systematic assessment of your patient.


What to look for...

How to assess vital signs, and what are the parameters of vital signs

Differential Diagnosis


Once you have undertaken the Primary and Secondary Assessment, what do you do next?


Treatment pathways!


Watch out for the next instalment :-)