We have designed a two-day basic bedside echocardiography workshop to assist point of care and other specialists, using a step-by-step approach within an intimate group setting. Our focus on a hands on, practical approach means delegates will walk away being able to confidently perform a basic echocardiography exam confidentally.
FOCUSED CARDIAC US Learning Outcomes:
To appreciate heart anatomy & physiology (revisit).
Understand Echo Acoustic Windows & Image Orientation/imaging planes.
Outline the principles of Doppler Haemodynamics: C.O, SV, C.I, AVA, RVSP, MPAP.
Appreciate echo in LV/RV Systolic Function Assessment.
Identify Common Pathologies: Pulmonary Embolism, Filling status, Aortic dissection, Hypotensive patient, Cardiac tamponade, AMI, Shock, Pericardial disease, Pneumothorax etc.
Outline protocols of a FAST Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Skills.
Breifly review Physics/Limitations of US.
Appreciate & apply Basic Echo in Life Support/Rapid Cardiac Assessment.
Understand Echo Report Interpretation.
On Request: Diastology, AVA, TAPSE, Tissue Doppler, RV Sm.
Due to popular demand "Optional add 5 hour session (1 on 1 training hands on) the Friday before the workshop date for extra Cardiac US training tuition".
QLD Basic bedside Echo/FCU
2 day workshop: 2017 June 24 & 25th ($1675 + GST) QT Hotel, 7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD
2 day workshop: 2017 September 23rd & 24th Brisbane QLD, Level 1, South Building 153 Campbell St, Bowen Hills, Brisbane QLD 4006
Melbourne Basic bedside ECHO/FCU
2 day Workshop: 2017 August 26 & 27th ($ 1675 + GST) Unit 3/484 Graham Street, Port Melbourne Victoria, 3207.
2 day Workshop: 2017 Decmeber 2 & 3rd ($ 1675 + GST) Unit 3/484 Graham Street, Port Melbourne Victoria, 3207.
Sydney Basic bedside ECHO/FCU
2 day Workshop: 2017 October 21 & 22nd ($1675 + GST) Rydges Central Sydney, 28 Albion Street Surry Hills, NSW, 2010.
"Hands on Refresher"-Basic bedside ECHO/FCU
1 day Workshop: 2017 September 9th ($ 795 + GST) Unit 3/484 Graham Street, Port Melbourne Victoria, 3207.
Emergency Ultrasound Skills workshop
2 day Workshop: 2017 July 22 & 23rd ($ 1675 + GST) Unit 3/484 Graham Street, Port Melbourne Victoria, 3207.
2 day Workshop: 2017 July 1st & 2nd ($ 1675 + GST) Brisbane QLD, Level 1, South Building 153 Campbell St, Bowen Hills, Brisbane QLD 4006.
ASUM CCPU: CCPU Board has approved accrediation for both BELS Basic Echo in life Support and RCE Rapid Cardiac Echo CCPU units.
CPD Accredited: ANZCA, CICM, ACEM, RACGP, RACP & ACRRM.
RACGP Procedural Grant : YES This activity has been accredited 40 Category 1 points as part of the RACGP QI & CPD program:
RACGP CPD I can confirm that this activity qualifies for a 2 day grant in anaesthetics, obstetrics, surgery or emergency medicine.
Feature: "Guest Speaker" A/Proff John Maloney Alfred Melbourne, Dr Bradley Smith Gold Coast Anaesthetics, Dr Mark Rugless Emergency Physician, Dr Caratn Costello ICU & Dr Allan Whitehead Emergency Physichian.
"Live models plus phantoms for Emergency ultrasound skills workshop"
Cardiac Skills Australia cancellation policy
- Confirm your cancellation in writing more than thirty days prior to the workshop will result in a 10 per cent cancellation fee (including GST).
- Confirm your cancellation in writing less than thirty days prior to the workshop will result in a 50 per cent cancellation fee (including GST).
- No refunds can be made less than 7 days prior to the event start date or during the workshop.
Course transfer policy
If you have registered and are not able to attend a Cardiac Skills Australia event, you can nominate to transfer your place to the same course or another at a later date once within a 12 month period - subject to availability. This will incur a transfer fee of 10% of the training registration fee.