Silver Trauma

Team…

The Silver Tsunami is coming and we are going to have to surf the wave…

One minute the old person is up a ladder …. the next they are being poorly triaged by NWAS and arriving on our doorstep

KAPOW

I for one have been caught out by the frailty of the elderly trauma patient and have been slightly (over)cautious ever since…

Here is an interesting read from the Annals (always makes me snigger - thanks emrap) of Emergency Medicine…

A few things to dissect and discuss - remember we are all going to live until we’re 120!

Dust off your walking frames and I’ll see you on wednesday

Bartram