30–31 October 2017, Complete ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia education course; Luton

30–31 October 2017, Complete ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia education course; Luton

This course is taught by experienced and friendly consultants, based on intensive, small group hands-on training.  Mini lectures complement the practical training with live model scanning and needling practice on phantoms.  Also featured is the unique “focussed assessment of procedural skills” to gauge your progress.  Delegate scanning time is maximised to ensure you leave equipped with the skills to perform effective ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia.

Course Highlights:

  • Review of Ultrasound anatomy & indications for each regional block.
  • Emphasis on individual tuition and personal feedback.
  • Focuses on training of pattern recognition by practicing on a variety of different models and video presentations.
  • Structured approach to optimize in plane and out of plane needling techniques and needle tip visualization.
  • Discussions about Local Anaesthetics, new developments and controversies.

Topics Covered

Brachial Plexus

  • Interscalene
  • Supraclavicular
  • Axillary
  • Peripheal upper limb nerves

Lumbar Plexus

  • Sciatic (proximal/distal)
  • Lateral Cutaneous nerve of thigh
  • Femoral / fascia iliaca
  • Saphenous
  • Ankle

Truncal Blocks

  • Rectus sheath
  • TAP (including subcostal)
  • ilioinguinal, iliohypogastric

CPD Matrix Anaesthesia:  1A02,2G01,2G02,2G03,2G04,3A09

Participants are limited to 16, with ultrasound machines available to allow intensive training in ultrasound techniques and US guided needle placement of in-vitro models.

Registration Fee: £400.00 includes VAT, refreshments, lunch and course materials. Pre-Course materials are available by visiting the ‘Your Orders’ section after registration.


30–31 October 2017
Complete ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia education course
FUJIFILM SonoSite Education Centre, Luton
Telephone: 01582 484 386
Email: FFSS-EUEducation@FujiFilm.com

Categories: EVENTS, OCTOBER 2017