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GENA723 Trauma and Emergencies in Rural Settings

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The management of trauma, medical and surgical emergencies in the rural setting. Includes immediate, intermediate and continuing care for the injured or critically ill patient.

Paper title Trauma and Emergencies in Rural Settings
Paper code GENA723
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.25
Points 30 points
Teaching period Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,938.00
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GENA 730, GENX 722
Limited to
Includes one period of residential study.

Leigh-Ann Moir, Rural PG Administrator:

Teaching staff

David Dixon
Marc Gutenstein
Jono Wills

Paper Structure

Distance learning with one residential course in Ashburton.

Readings supplied with paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate the ability to understand and handle trauma emergencies in rural hospitals.

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Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022)

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system