When a leaking abdominal aortic aneurysm is considered:

Give high flow oxygen
 

Monitor pulse, ECG, SpO2, and respiratory rate
 

Obtain venous access and take blood for group compatible cross match (8 units)
 

Start fluids for HYPOVOLAEMIC SHOCK
 

WARNING:

Obtain an immediate opinion from the SURGICAL REGISTRAR (fast bleep)
 

If not already present, call the ANAESTHETIC REGISTRAR

The treatment of bleeding
is to stop the bleeding

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