When assessing Level of consciousness the current modules do not include New or Worsening Confusion. This will be amended shortly, AVPU will become CAVPU , with C = New or Worsening Confusion and scoring 3.

 

 

 

RRAILS Rapid Response to Acute Illness Learning Set

 

 

 

The modules below demonstrate a broad approach to the early recognition and management of deteriorating patients.  Working through modules that will help to prepare you to deliver the best care for the patients you look after. 

This module outlines the role of NEWS and the responsibilities of those who respond to deterioration.

This module shows how to measure and record basic observations.

This module describes the importance of NEWS, calculating a score and how to respond to deterioration.

This module details the steps required when undertaking an intial patient assessment.