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Trauma Resuscitation in Kids (TRIK) course format

Trauma Resuscitation in Kids (TRIK) is a two-day course divided into five broad topics. The format for each topic is a lecture, followed by simulations and other activities in small groups.

Schedule

Day 1



Time Activity/Topic
08:00 – 08:25 Welcome and introduction
08:25 – 08:45 Lecture: Primary and secondary survey
08:45 – 09:10 Orientation to the simulators
09:10 – 09:50 Four stations, with participants split into four groups
Stations Group A Simulation
Primary/secondary
survey
Group B Simulation
Primary/secondary
survey
Group C Simulation
Primary/secondary
survey
Group D Simulation
Primary/secondary
survey
09:50 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 10:30 Lecture: Airway management and shock
10:40 – 14:30 Four stations, 40 min. each. All groups rotate through all stations.
Stations Simulation
HiFi Lab:
Difficult airway/RSI
Simulation
Procedure: Blunt abdominal injury — hemorrhagic shock
Procedural skills
Lecture: 7F airway/
C-spine stabilization /EZ-IO
Small group
Pain/sedation
10:40 – 11:20 Group A Group B Group C Group D
11:25 – 12:05 Group B Group C Group D Group A
12:05 – 13:05 Lunch
13:05 – 13:45 Group C Group D Group A Group B
13:50 – 14:30 Group D Group A Group B Group C
14:40 – 15:00 Lecture: Head trauma
15:10 – 16:35 Two stations, 40 min. each. All groups rotate through both stations.
Stations Simulation
Severe head trauma
Simulation
Neurogenic shock
15:10 – 15:50 Group A
Group B
Group C
Group D
15:55 – 16:35 Group C
Group D
Group A
Group B
16:40 – 17:00 Wrap-up/questions

Day 2

Time Activity/Topic
08:00 – 08:10 Welcome
08:10 – 08:40 Lecture: Thoracic, abdominal and pelvic trauma
08:50 – 11:45 Four stations, 40 min. each. All groups rotate through all stations.
Stations Simulation
HiFi Lab:
Multi trauma
Simulation
Procedure:
Seatbelt trauma
Procedural skills
Lecture:
Chest tube insertion
Small group
Radiology (advanced)
08:50 – 09:30 Group A Group B Group C Group D
09:35 – 10:15 Group B Group C Group D Group A
10:20 – 11:00 Group C Group D Group A Group B
11:05 – 11:45 Group D Group A Group B Group C
11:55 – 12:15 Lecture: Child abuse
12:15 – 13:10 Lunch
13:10 – 16:05 Four stations, 40 min. each. All groups rotate through all stations.
Stations Simulation
HiFi Lab:
Burn and smoke injuries
Simulation Procedure:
Child abuse
Procedural Skills
Lecture:
Electrical injury
Small Group
Patient transport case
13:10 – 13:50 Group A Group B Group C Group D
13:55 – 14:35 Group B Group C Group D Group A
14:40 – 15:20 Group C Group D Group A Group B
15:25 – 16:05 Group D Group A Group B Group C
16:10 – 16:35 Discussion/feedback
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Practice, Performance and Innovation Unit (PPI)
c/o Education Coordinator
Email: ppi@royalcollege.ca
Telephone: 613-730-6275; toll-free 1-800-668-3740 ext. 275

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