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Mar 21 - 23, 2018 | CME 17.00 | GBP £650 | Emergency Medicine | Trauma
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) is organized by The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) of England and will be held during Mar 21 - 23, 2018 at Ashford Hospital, Ashford, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event is FY2, CT1-2, ST1-2, SAS Grades and suitably trained advanced practitioners. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17 CPD Points. Conference Description : This is a global course, teaching a systematic process of trauma care for patients with life-threatening injuries. Throughout this interactive course, you will learn a range of comprehensive and adaptable trauma management skills, relevant to all specialties. The ATLS course involves a range of practical training sessions, including : • Initial trauma assessment and management • Airway and ventilatory management • Shock • Abdominal and pelvic trauma • Thoracic trauma • Head, spine and musculoskeletal trauma • Spinal immobilisation • Secondary survey, head to toe exam, patient transfer • Spinal assessment/x-rays • Primary survey x-rays • Cricothyroidotomy/chest decompression/pericardiocentesis • Application of pelvic binder Conference Objectives are : • Demonstrate the core principles of primary and secondary patient assessment • Rapidly establish priorities in trauma patients • Deliver care during the primary and secondary surveys • Confidently practice a wide range of skills required for the assessment and treatment of patients with multiple injuries • Review the difference in management and assessment of paediatric, geriatric and pregnant patients • Review the preparations to definitive care • Demonstrate the principles of ATLS based on a variety of moulage situations Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.