09. July 2019 - 8:30 till 13:30
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Central Venous Catheter Insertion Course | | Tuesday, 09. July 2019

Summary:
A half-day course for trainee doctors keen to gain or improve skills in central venous catheter (CVC) insertion. Using high-fidelity simulation models we will teach a safe and systematic approach to CVC insertion.
Target audience:
Foundation, core and higher specialty trainees in medicine, surgery, anaesthetics and emergency medicine who want to practice and perfect CVC insertion.
Learning objectives: 
•To understand the anatomy, indications, complications and aftercare related to CVC insertion
•To be able to insert a CVC using US guidance
Course Director: Dr Francesca Caliandro, Consultant Anaesthetist
Teaching & assessment methods:
•Interactive lectures & video
•Written materials
•Hands-on ultrasound practice on models and real-life volunteers
•Supervision & feedback from experienced faculty
•High-fidelity simulation models