SA Rural Ultrasound Program
- : Murray Bridge SA 5253
The SA Rural Ultrasound Program provides locally delivered, high quality training in bedside ultrasound relevant to Rural Practitioners, GP Registrars and ED Medical officers. The course is delivered in a series of three half day (hands-on) workshops and online learning modules.
The program covers basic physics, knobology, ultrasound for abdominal aortic aneurysm, extended FAST scan for the trauma patient, use of ultrasound in the assessment and resuscitation of the patient with shock (RUSH protocol) and ultrasound guided procedures including vascular access, nerve blocks and placement of a suprapubic catheter.