Unspecified hospital in Sydney

  • 17-year-old male, day 50 in the ICU. Initially admitted with a reduced level of consciousness secondary to a new onset of a seizure disorder. Current clinical findings include GCS 3, ongoing benzodiazepine infusion, BIS monitor in-situ, intermittent clinical and EEG seizures, bilateral leg swelling, gross global muscle wasting, and still requiring mechanical ventilation via a tracheostomy.
  • Candidates were asked to assess his current issues given his prolonged ICU stay.