Exercise Associated Collapse

The third instalment of #60SecondCPD following our current Event CPD series for @StJohn Ambulance.

 

Today we look at Exercise Associated Collapse a common risk from endurance events such as Marathons and Triathlons. This image from our presentation look at the multi-factorial reasons for collapse in these circumstances:

 

Its obviously clinically important to rapidly recognise the cause of the collapse so we can start the right treatment modalities.

 

See the full image HERE.