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Jun 01 - 02, 2019 | USD $1795 | Noosa Heads, Queensland
Windows to the Heart: Focused Cardiac Ultrasound Workshop is organized by Cardiac Skills Australia and will be held from Jun 01 - 02, 2019 at Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas, Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia. The target audience for this medical event is intensivists, emergency physicians, anaesthetics, rural GPs & cardiology trainees. Conference Description: The aim of the conference is to provide physicians with all the necessary skills to become proficient in the performance and diagnosis of the focused echo exam. Our experienced echocardiography educators will simplify the echo exam through our proven step-by-step approach and comprehensive hands-on component Conference Topics: Echo Applications - Echo Acoustic Windows & Image Orientation • Valvular Assessment • LV/RV Function & Filling Status • Haemodynamic Assessment & Calculations • Basic Echo in Life Support • Rapid Cardiac Echo Echo Features of Cardiac Pathologies - Pericardial Disease • Cardiac Tamponade • AMI • Aortic Dissection • Shock • Pulmonary Embolus • Pneumothorax • Echo acoustic views & orientation • Basic echo in life support • Rapid cardiac echo • Haemodynamic assessment & calculations • Valvular assessment • Acute myocardial infarction • LV/RV function & filling status • Cardiac tamponade • Pericardial disease • Pulmonary embolus • Aortic dissection • Shock • Pneumothorax Conference Objectives: • To appreciate heart anatomy • Understand acoustic windows and imaging planes used in echo • Outline common pathologies associated with the heart • Describe how echo is used to measure cardiac output, stoke volume, ejection fraction, aortic valve area etc. • Appreciate echo as a tool to assess left and right systolic function • Understand echo image orientation • Understand the basic principles of Doppler haemodynamics • Provide delegates with tutor assisted 'hands-on' echo practice • Appreciate normal values in an echo examination • Understand the limitations of the Doppler technique • Understand the components of a focused echo examination • Outline the role of echo in life support • Appreciate the use of rapid cardiac echo in the critically ill • Identify common ultrasound artifacts Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 16 - 17, 2019 | CME 40.00 | Noosa Heads, Queensland
CT - Acute Medical and Surgical Interpretation is organized by Lightbox Radiology Education and will be held from Nov 16 - 17, 2019 at Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas, Noosa Heads, Queensland, Australia. The target audience for this medical event is Critical Care Physicians, Surgeons, General Practitioners, Registrars, House Officers, Interns, Radiographers. Course Description: This course is designed in a systematic learning format, the course covers acquisition, normal variations, patterns of disease & pitfalls in CT imaging of the head, chest, abdomen, pelvis, cervical & thoracolumbar spine. Each module is composed of a didactic lecture followed by an interactive session where participants review CT cases alone or in pairs to reinforce fundamental learning objectives. Our goal is to provide practitioners with the knowledge and confidence to interpret CT findings in commonly encountered acute clinical settings. All lectures are presented by radiologists, specialists in the field of medical imaging. Accreditation : • Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists: Participants in the ANZCA CPD program, may claim this course under the Knowledge and skills activity Learning sessions at 1 credit per hour. • Australian College for Emergency Medicine: 12 hours plus 4.75 hours of self-directed learning. • Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine: 30 PRPD, 30 Radiology MOPS, 30 Surgical MOPS, 30 Emergency MOPS. Procedural grant: 1 day Emergency Medicine, Surgery. Activity Number 10115 Bali; 10468 Brisbane; 10144 Sydney; 10116 Melbourne; 8327 Niseko) • Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: 22.5 CPD points • College of Intensive Care Medicine: Category 2B: Active or Interactive Group Learning (2 points per hour) • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons: Maintenance of Knowledge & Skills: 12 points (Excludes Niseko 2018 and Bali 2018). • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners: 2017-2019: 40 Points (Activity 75129- Radiology/Category 1). Training Grant approved for 1 day of Emergency. • Royal College of Emergency Medicine: 10 Credits (UK courses only) • The Royal College of Radiologists (UK): This course provides 10 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists • The Royal Australasian College of Physicians : Recommended MyCPD category 2 - ‘Assessed Learning’ at 2 credits per hour (course length 10 hours face to face, 5 hours online). Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.