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Sigrist, Nadja (2018). Triage. In: Drobatz, Kenneth J; Hopper, Kate; Rozanski, Elizabeth A; Silverstein, Deborah C. Textbook of small animal emergency medicine. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 6-10.

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Emergency patients may present with life‐threatening problems requiring immediate care. Triage focuses on the identification of patients requiring immediate stabilization and involves telephone triage, waiting room triage, and the primary survey. Assessment of the emergency patient should concentrate on airway, breathing, and circulation (ABC) and follows a standardized approach to decrease the risk of missing a life‐threatening problem.

Abstract

Emergency patients may present with life‐threatening problems requiring immediate care. Triage focuses on the identification of patients requiring immediate stabilization and involves telephone triage, waiting room triage, and the primary survey. Assessment of the emergency patient should concentrate on airway, breathing, and circulation (ABC) and follows a standardized approach to decrease the risk of missing a life‐threatening problem.

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Item Type:Book Section, not_refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Veterinary Clinic > Department of Small Animals
Dewey Decimal Classification:570 Life sciences; biology
630 Agriculture
Language:English
Date:2018
Deposited On:27 Nov 2018 11:24
Last Modified:07 Apr 2020 07:13
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN:978-1-119-02893-2
OA Status:Closed
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119028994.ch2
Related URLs:https://www.wiley.com/en-ch/Textbook+of+Small+Animal+Emergency+Medicine-p-9781119028956 (Publisher)
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