Virtual case studies

The following cases are fictitious for illustrative purposes only and should not to be used to guide the management of clinical cases.

 

Apply your knowledge of commonly used laboratory coagulation assays to diagnose both ‘basic’ and ‘complex’ interactive virtual case scenarios.

Basic

Caleb

A 1-year-old boy presents to the emergency department with a large haematoma of the right gluteal region.

Ken

A 9-month-old boy presents to his paediatrician for the fourth time in recent weeks with multiple skin haematomas on his legs, arms and head.

Complex

Liam

An 8-month-old boy presents to the clinic with an elbow that has been increasingly swollen since the previous day.

Paul

A 32-year-old man presents with severe bleeding following a tooth extraction.