Point of care Emergency Ultrasound two day course (Level 1) – 17 (online) / 18 (practical) October 2022

Point of care Emergency Ultrasound two day course (Level 1) – 17 (online) / 18 (practical) October 2022

£300.00

Places available

This course covers the new RCEM curriculum

This two day Point of care Emergency Ultrasound (Level1) course based in Cambridge is aimed at doctors working in acute care setting.

The training addresses the knowledge and practical skills recommended by the Royal College of Emergency Medicine  in the new curriculum  2021.

The course covers the topics outlined in the new curriculum including Abdominal Aorta, eFAST/FAFF, ELS and shock assessment, Pleural US, Vascular Assess- Central and Peripheral, Fascia Iliaca Compartment Block. 

  • The Level 1 emergency ultrasound training course covers all the topics in RCEM new curriculum
  • The course is ideal for Emergency Physicians, Acute Physicians and Critical Care Physicians.
  • This practical course is suitable for those new to the clinical applications of focused ultrasound as well as those with prior experience of ultrasound.

Places available

Description

This course covers the new RCEM curriculum

 This two day Point of care Emergency Ultrasound (Level1) course based in Cambridge is aimed at doctors working in acute care setting.

The training addresses the knowledge and practical skills recommended by the Royal College of Emergency Medicine  in the new curriculum  2021.

The course covers the topics outlined in the new curriculum including Abdominal Aorta, eFAST/FAFF, ELS and shock assessment, Pleural US, Vascular Assess- Central and Peripheral, Fascia Iliaca Compartment Block. 

  • The Level 1 emergency ultrasound training course covers all the topics in RCEM new curriculum
  • The course is ideal for Emergency Physicians, Acute Physicians and Critical Care Physicians.
  • This practical course is suitable for those new to the clinical applications of focused ultrasound as well as those with prior experience of ultrasound.

Day one – Online (17 October 2022)

Details of how to access the online part of the course will be emailed after you have booked your place.

  • 09.30 – 9.35     Welcome and Introductions
  • 09.35 – 9.45      Introduction to Focused Ultrasound
  • 09.45 – 10.15    Physics and Instrumentation
  • 10.20 – 10.45    Aorta scanning
  • 10.45 – 11.00    Break
  • 11.00 – 11.20    IVC
  • 11.25– 11.50     Vascular Access
  • 11.55 – 12.20    eFAST
  • 12.20 – 13.00    Break
  • 13.00 – 13.25    Chest scanning                                                                          
  • 13.30 – 13.55    Echo in life support
  • 14.00 – 14.25    Break
  • 14.15 – 14.30    Ultrasound in small bowel obstruction
  • 14.30 – 14.45    Fascia Iliaca block
  • 14.45 – 14.55    Close and plan for tomorrow

Day two – Practical (18 October 2022)

Venue for day two

Cambridge Bar Hill Hotel | Signature Collection by Best Western, Bar Hill, Cambridge CB23 8EU

  • 09:00-9:10     Introduction to the day
  • 09:10-09:40   PRACTICAL / WORKSHOP 1 – INSTRUMENTATION & OPTIMISING THE IMAGE (30 MIN PER STATION)
  • 09:40-09:50   Aorta Demo
  • 09:50-10:00   IVC Demo
  • 10:00-10:10    Vascular Access Demo
  • 10:10-12:30    PRATICAL / WORKSHOP 2 – AORTA, IVC, VASCULAR ACCESS, FASCIA ILIACA BLOCK
  • 12:30-13:10    Lunch
  • 13:10-13;30    Lecture – Shock Protocols (Adding things together in an unwell patient)
  • 13:30-13:40    ECHO Demo
  • 13:40-13:50    FAST Demo
  • 13:50-14:00    Thoracic Demo
  • 14:00-16:45    PRACTICAL / WORKSHOP 3 –CARDIAC VIEWS, ELS, CHEST, FAST
  • 16.45 – 16:55  Credentialing and closure

* Times subject to change

Faculty

Dr Richard Kendall
FRCEM, CFEU
Consultant Emergency Medicine
Addenbrooke’s Hospital

Rajeev Madan 
FRCEM, MD Radiology (India)
Consultant Emergency Medicine
Addenbrookes Hospital

The faculty consists of Emergency Medicine Consultants and Sonographers with over 10 years of Emergency Ultrasound experience between them and experience delivering emergency courses.

Additional information

Date

17 – 18 October 2022

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