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Lecture Overview

In this lecture, Jane Mateer sets the scene for modern trauma management in an Australian context by defining the continuum of care concept, identifying nursing considerations in rural and remote settings, reviewing roles of the multidisciplinary team and how to prepare to receive a major trauma patient.

Educators

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Jane Mateer

Jane Mateer is a registered nurse with more than 25 years of experience in pre-hospital, metropolitan, and military settings. Her qualifications include a master in public health and a graduate diploma in advanced practice (nurse practitioner), as well as certificates in emergency nursing and education. A specialist in an emergency, paediatric, and trauma care, Jane currently works as a clinical support nurse in emergency, having previously worked as a clinical nurse consultant, clinical nurse educator, manager, and university lecturer. She is currently undertaking research into the experiences of Australian Army nurses. See Educator Profile

Reviews

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50 Total Rating(s)
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Madeleine Stephens
26 Feb 2020

work as a team better prep communications skills especially with team leader the importance of using first names for response clarify clear communication asses as a team look for risk

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Jaimie Collard
25 Feb 2020

Beneficial for nurses, not so relevant for Paramedics but still insightful.

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Sonu merin james
19 Feb 2020

excellent

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Donna Marguerite Murnane
12 Feb 2020

Great information. Very helpful

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Sharon O'Riely
08 Feb 2020

Provided me with good knowledge and understanding of trauma

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Maeve lane
29 Jan 2020

great information and good sources to utilise for other readings on the subject

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Donna Marguerite Murnane
23 Jan 2020

This online lecture was informative and the perfect length of time. It covered many areas of trauma and the need of resources to be effective.

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Donna Marguerite Murnane
23 Jan 2020

Very informative and the length of presentation was ideal.

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mary susan delos reyes
09 Jan 2020

very imformative

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Teresa Dempsey
09 Jan 2020

This was very good lecture and reminder of some of the true limitations rural and remote nursing faces. Excellent presentation and good for all those working in rurual settings.