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Introductory Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine - 5 day Course

  • : Online

Introductory Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine courses are delivered with a focus on the acquisition of practical skills for immediate use in an emergency environment.

Topics covered include:

  • eFAST
  • AAA
  • Lung
  • Vascular Access
  • Basic ECHO in life support
  • RUSH

 

 

Total lecture hours:

 

10.00

 

Personal study hours:

 

2.00

 

Total contact hours:

 

33.00

Pre activity

A series of short online lectures, recommended reading list

Post activity

Post course questionnaire and course evaluation

Learning objective

At the conclusion of this course you will be able to:

  • Modify ultrasound system controls to attain basic practical proficiency in image optimisation to facilitate accurate diagnosis
     
  • Demonstrate basic practical proficiency in performing and interpreting the following ultrasound examinations: eFAST, AAA, Lung, Vascular access, Basic echo in life support, RUSH
     
  • Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and limitations of focused ultrasound assessment of the following: eFAST, AAA, Lung, Vascular access, Basic echo in life support

  • Explain the practical application of the RUSH protocol in the assessment of the critically ill patient in shock


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    Assessment info

    Pre course survey
    Post course questionnaire and course evaluation

    Additional info

    Procedural Grant - Eligible for 3 days Emergency Medicine and 5 days Anaesthetics, Obstetrics or Surgery

    Delivery
    Title
    Introductory Ultrasound for Emergency Medicine - 5 day Course
    Location
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    36 hours
    Start Date
    02-Dec-2019
    End Date
    12-Dec-2019
    CPD Points
    30 PRPD
    Price
    0.00
    Location
    Online
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