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Watch the Paramedics make a differential diagnosis

Watch the Paramedics make a differential diagnosis.

Now that we have assessed Charlotte using the Traffic Light System, what is the differential diagnosis at this point? Are there any other investigations or observations that you would want before making your final assessment?

Consider also the appropriate management plan for this patient. Should you:

  • Transport to the emergency department?
  • Refer to primary care?
  • Discharge into mums care with appropriate safety netting and advice?

Discuss your answers below.

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