Assess severity and recognise a need for emergency care.

Assess and recognise the severity of a clinical presentation and a need for immediate emergency care.

Scottish Doctor 3:

3.1 Learning outcomes for clinical skills (SD3)

3.4 Learning outcomes for patient management (SD3)


Foundation Programme:

8 Recognition and management of the acutely ill patient (UK FP 2012)

8.1 Promptly assesses the acutely ill, collapsed or unconscious patient


Good Medical Practice:

Domain 1 Knowledge, skills and performance (GMP)