Day 2
May 20, 2022

Focused Ultrasound In Intensive Care – Heart Haemodynamics (FUSIC HD)

This course introduces more enhanced heart ultrasound uses for critical care, beyond the FUSIC Heart curriculum.

  • Recap physics of ultrasound and introduce more advanced concepts
  • Evaluation of stroke volume
  • Evaluation of the proximal aorta
  • Evaluation of the valves
  • Looking for regional wall motion abnormality
  • Features of raised atrial pressure
  • Features of raised right ventricular failure and pulmonary artery pressure
  • Features of cardiac tamponade
  • Looking for venous congestion
  • Good governance and how to progress after the course

* FUSIC accreditation applied for

COURSE DIRECTOR:
Marcus Peck
Marcus Peck
Consultant in Intensive Care & Anaesthetics, Frimley Park

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