Advanced Abdominal Ultrasound (pt.1)
Time & Location
About the Event
Target audience: Addressed to all clinicians (from Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Acute Medicine, Intensive Care etc). A previous minimal experience in ultrasound is desirable but not mandatory.
Aims: To more accurately assess the patient with acute abdominal pain at the bed side and quickly distinguish the medical from the surgical patient.
Interactive sessions on: The abdominal aorta and detection of free intra-abdominal fluid.
The liver, gallbladder and biliary tree (liver abscess, gallstones, acute cholecistitis, obstructed CBD); the kidney and urinary tract (hydronephrosis, urinary retention, CKD); the large and small bowel (small bowel obstruction, acute diverticulitis, acute appendicitis, IBD, colitis).
Hands-on exposure: Personalised coaching in groups of 4. Scanning on models and patients with state of the art US systems.
Price £600 (£550 if from Frimley Health)
To register please email to Mrs Tara Keenan (firstname.lastname@example.org)