Location: You are junior doctor on medical ward cover. A ward charge nurse has bleeped you to see a patient. She is concerned about his blood pressure and heart rate.
Patient: 35 year old male who has been admitted with an acute kidney injury
– Perform a full ABCDE assessment, a nurse will be available to help you with any investigations or management that you require.
– After 6 minuets you will be asked a series of questions by the examiner.
You are a 35 year old patient who has been admitted with kidney problems of unknown cause, you do not know anymore details than this.
You have been feeling dizzy over the last couple of hours.
You are not on any regular medications.
You have no drug allergies.