Motor Vehicle Accident

(MVA)

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Definition

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Features

-  Assessment of forces involved

-  Airbag deployment

-  Broken seat

-  Head rest or not

-  Approximate speed of car + object hit

-  Site & damage to vehicle

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DDx

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Causes

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Associated S/S

- Cervical spine injury

- Ruptured spleen

- Pregnancy: APH

 

Ix

-  BAC/Alcomoeter

 

Mx

-  TAC form