Table 1.

Description of cases included on virtual simulation

Case descriptionClass of case
Patient is a 65-y-old female s/p MVC with aortic transection and bilateral lower extremity fractures; presents with hypotension and arrests if not resuscitatedSeverely injured: representative case
Patient is a 36-y-old male s/p GSW to abdomen with liver laceration; presents with hypotension and arrests if not resuscitatedSeverely injured: representative case
Patient is an 80-y-old female s/p ground level fall with multiple rib fracturesSeverely injured: nonrepresentative case
Patient is a 70 y-old male s/p fall down steps with pelvic fracture and intraparenchymal hemorrhageSeverely injured: nonrepresentative case
Patient is an 18-y-old female s/p bicycle collision with closed humerus fractureMinimally injured
Patient is an 81-y-old male s/p MVC with no injuries but NSTEMIMinimally injured
Patient is a 60-y-old female with subarachnoid hemorrhage and hypertensive emergency; develops altered mental status if not treated with anti-hypertensives within 5 min of arrival (game time)Nontrauma case: critically ill
Patient is a 46-y-old female with sepsis; presents with hypotension and tachycardia on arrival, and develops worsening shock if not resuscitated within 5 min of arrival (game time)Nontrauma case: critically ill
Patient is an 83-y-old male with CHF exacerbation and respiratory failure; arrests and dies if not intubated (or started on noninvasive ventilation) within 5 min of arrival (game time)Nontrauma case: critically ill
Patient is a 69-y-old female with GI bleeding and hemorrhagic shock; arrests and dies if not resuscitated within 5 min (game time) of arrivalNontrauma case: critically ill
  • CHF, congestive heart failure; GI, gastrointestinal; GSW, gunshot wound; MVC, motor vehicle collision; NSTEMI, nonST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; s/p, status post.