The Cutting Edge: Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop is organized by Clinical Training & Evaluation Centre (CTEC) and will be held on Mar 16, 2019 at CTEC - Clinical Training and Evaluation Centre, Perth, Western Australia, Australia. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of RACGP QI & CPD Program - Total Points 40 (Category 1).
The Cutting Edge: Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop aims to increase breadth and depth of theoretical, anatomical and practical knowledge in relation to peripheral nerve block techniques and safety.
Other outcomes include the improvement of ultrasound skills required to perform a peripheral nerve block correctly and safely as well as an increased awareness of the risks of peripheral nerve blocks and their reduction. This workshop is aimed at emergency physicians and general practitioners wishing to improve their anatomical knowledge and understanding of peripheral nerve blocks. It may be also of benefit for Emergency Department nurses and nurse practitioners.
The workshop features rotating demonstration and ultrasound-guided practical stations with 4 participants per group, utilizing:
• Faciomaxillary and jaw blocks
• Femoral/sciatic nerve blocks
• Forearm/wrist blocks
• Knee/ankle/foot blocks
• Thoracic paravertebral/intercostal blocks
• Brachial plexus blocks
Animal Tissue Model Utilising Ultrasound and Needle:
Thoracic paravertebral/intercostal blocks involving needle insertion practice on porcine tissue.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
|Contact No. :||+61 8 6488 8049
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Non-WA Emergency Physicians & GPs - Registration Fee||15 Mar,2019||USD 800.00|
|WA Emergency Physician & GP - Registration Fee||15 Mar,2019||USD 770.00|
|Non-WA Emergency Department Nurses & Nurse Practitioners - Registration Fee||15 Mar,2019||USD 440.00|
|WA Emergency Department Nurses & Nurse Practitioners - Registration Fee||15 Mar,2019||USD 350.00|