Day 1
May 19, 2022

Paediatric Emergency Medicine Ultrasound

This one-day course introduces candidates to a range of common ultrasound applications for paediatric emergency medicine.

  • Introduction to physics of ultrasound
  • Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (FAST)/Focused Assessment for Free Fluid (FAFF)
  • Basic ultrasound of the chest, including pneumothorax and effusions
  • Focused echocardiography in cardiac arrest
  • Ultrasound-guided vascular access - central and peripheral
  • Basic MSK - identification of fractures and other injuries
  • Identification of foreign bodies
  • Essential nerve blocks
  • Good governance and how to progress after the course

COURSE DIRECTOR:
Jim Connolly
Jim Connolly
Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Newcastle upon Tyne

Explore Sessions

Day 1
May 19, 2022 12:00 AM
Emergency Medicine Core (Level 1)

This established and popular one-day course covers the curriculum requirements for Core Ultrasound (formerly Level 1) and more for the Royal College of Emergency Medicine.

Day 1
May 19, 2022 12:00 AM
Focused Ultrasound In Intensive Care - Heart (FUSIC Heart)

This course introduces trans-thoracic echo as a one-day course with the option to attend the Focused Ultrasound in Intensive Care

Day 1
May 19, 2022 12:00 AM
Ultrasound-Guided Procedures

This one-day course introduces candidates to the techniques for performing a range of common ultrasound-guided procedures.