Fagets formål er at træne de studerendes evne til syntese af den viden, de har indhentet i de øvrige kliniske og klinisk-teoretiske discipliner i studiets forløb. Dette centreres omkring akutte patientsituationer i/uden for hospitalet.

Undervisningen tager derfor udgangspunkt i korte kasuistikker, lysbilleder og videooptagelser. Emnevalget vil blandt andet omfatte: Akutte brystsmerter, synkope, kramper, den akut febrile patient, akutte socialmedicinske problemer, akut endokrinologi, det akut syge barn samt andre emner.

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In the nineteenth century men lost their fear of God and acquired a fear of microbes.

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    Since it was first published, Accident and Emergency Radiology: A Survival Guide has become the classic in-my-pocket-reference and an indispensable aid to all those who work in the Emergency Department. The core and substantial value lies in the step-by-step analytical approaches which help you to answer this question: "These images look normal to me, but . . . how can I be sure that I am not missing a subtle but important abnormality?"

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    ATCN er etableret i 1985 i Arizona, USA. En gruppe sygeplejersker blev inspireret af lægernes ATLS kursus, og samtidig mente de, at det ville gøre en forskel på plejen af den svært tilskadekomne patient, hvis modtagelse, behandling og pleje blev varetaget af læger og sygeplejersker uddannet efter de samme principper. Danmark er med etableringen i 2001, kun det tredje land i verden, som tilbyder ATCN.

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