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Sep 23, 2019 | Chesterfield, England
Paediatric Life Support (PLS) Course is organized by Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG) and will be held on Sep 23, 2019 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom. The PLS course is a half day of pre-course on-line learning (VLE) and a 1-day face-to-face. Description: • The PLS course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for the initial recognition, treatment and stabilisation of children with life threatening emergencies, using a structured, sequential approach. • The seriously ill and or injured child needs to be treated as an individual; there are four key differences that determine treatment: weight, anatomy, physiology, and psychology. • The structured approach focuses the clinician on resuscitation, emergency treatment followed by continual stabilisation and then transfer to a definitive care environment. • PLS aims to teach, practice and assess the acquisition and use of these technical skills. In addition, the human factors that generate the highest quality and safest health care provision are considered. Candidate criteria and eligibility: This paediatric life support programme is for those from: • A medical, nursing, ECP, ODP or RTO background and all professions allied to medicine (PAMS) Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.