• 91212+ Medical Conferences
  • 207 Specialties
  • 14445 Organizers
  • 111335 Speakers
  • 147 Countries
  • 3625 Cities
CME Conference Registrations Sold
Home  >  Conferences  >  Lung in a day - 1 Day POCUS Course (Mar 01, 2018)
CME : 7.00
Conference Brochure

Conference Summary

Lung in a day - 1 Day POCUS Course is organized by Ultrasound Training Solutions and will be held on Mar 01, 2018 at Ultrasound Training Solutions, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Take a breath of fresh air and join us for our Lung in a day (LUNG) POCUS course. This focused course has been designed specifically to provide you with the skills and knowledge to gain confidence and accuracy in your scanning and identify an artifact from an alternate fact. Suitable for all candidates hands on time is the focus with a 1:3/2:3 ratio of time dedicated to theory/practical. And if you are looking to gain recognition for your skills, this course meets ASUM CCPU requirements for the Lung unit and can serve as a launching point for you achieving your credentials.

This course is overseen by Dr. Adam Bystrzycki, and Dr. Jack Spencer consultant emergency physicians, with the involvement of some of Australia's leading emergency medicine practitioners.

Course objectives :

• Modify ultrasound system controls to attain basic practical proficiency in image optimisation to facilitate accurate diagnosis
• Demonstrate an understanding of the sonographic appearances of relevant anatomy, physiology and pathology
• Identify, distinguish, and demonstrate a practical understanding of
• Normal surface anatomy and artifacts: chest wall, ribs and costal cartilages, visceral and parietal pleura,
• Pleural space, lungs, diaphragm, liver, spleen, and heart.
• Pleural effusions and types of fluid collection
• Pneumothorax and other causes of absent lung sliding
• Pulmonary oedema and the differences between cardiogenic and inflammatory causes of oedema
• Pulmonary fibrosis and consolidation
• Paralysed hemidiaphragm
• Discuss the clinical role, practical applications and limitations of ultrasound assessment

Accreditation :

ACEM | Lung in a day - Ultrasound Training Solutions is accredited for 7 ACEM CPD hours and Procedural Skills Maintenance
ACRRM | 30 PRPD & 30 Radiology MOPS points. Grant eligible Anaesthetics, Obstetrics, Emergency Medicine, Surgery
ASUM | CCPU Accredited Units: Lung
RACGP | Activity Number: 95618, 40 Category 1 points. Eligible for Procedural and Training Grants
Approved by ACRRM and RACGP for the Rural Procedural Grants Program - GPs can receive $2000 per day for a maximum of 10 days of training per financial year, GPs providing hospital based emergency services can receive up to three days of eligible training per financial year.

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

View AllSpeaking

Allan Whitehead
Allan Whitehead

Emergency Medicine

Pourya Pouryahya
Pourya Pouryahya

Emergency Medicine

Peter Papadopoulos
Peter Papadopoulos

Emergency Medicine

Jack Spencer
Jack Spencer

Emergency Medicine

Registration Desk

Contact No. 0422 000 750,
0418 506 878,
+61 422 538 825


Registration Type Due Date Price
Registration Fee 22 Feb,2018 AUD 895.00
  • Drive Walk Transit Bicycle

Venue Address

Ultrasound Training Solutions
Suite 4/50 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Plan Your Travel

The rating has been saved.

Please Rate this Conference


Reviews Given by People

No Reviews available. Be the first to write a review.

Hotels Near Venue

Quest Ivanhoe
0.04 miles from venue
Free Wifi
Melbourne Guest House
1.18 miles from venue
Free Wifi
Alphington Serviced Apartments
1.21 miles from venue
Free Wifi
Melbourne Villa
1.41 miles from venue
Free Wifi

Session Details

Session Topic Start Time End Time Location Description Speakers

Workshop Details

Title Start Time End Time Workshop Fee

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Subscribe to our newsletter and receive updates on medical conferences, board review courses and news