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Jan 30 - 31, 2020 | Chichester, England
Managing Medical and Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma (mMOET) Course is organized by Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG) and will be held from Jan 30 - 31, 2020 at Chichester Medical Education Centre, Chichester, England, United Kingdom. Description: The mMOET course provides a high-level structured approach to recognition, resuscitation and treatment of medical emergencies and trauma in those with the altered physiology and anatomy of pregnancy. The physiological adjustments of pregnancy affect the responses of the mother to illness and injury, requiring resuscitation to be tailored to the pregnant patient. The aims of the course include: • To provide the knowledge, practical skills and procedures necessary to save the mother and fetus in life-threatening circumstances. • To present a senior systematic approach of Primary Survey, Resuscitation, Secondary Survey and Definitive Care, enabling the clinician to give the best patient care in complex situation. • To review trauma and medical emergencies in the pregnant patient, including triage and transfer. The online learning elements of the course deliver the knowledge components, preparing participants for the practical application of this knowledge during the face-to-face course. Candidate criteria and eligibility: mMOET is aimed at the following grades and specialties: • Senior clinicians from multi-disciplinary specialties managing the care of pregnant women with medical emergencies and/or trauma. • Obstetricians, anaesthetists, specialist high risk/HDU midwives, physicians and emergency doctors and trauma specialists. Midwives can attend the course as an observer. • In obstetrics and gynaecology, Professors, Consultants, Staff Grades, Associate Specialists and Trust Doctors are automatically eligible. In a training grade candidates should have Part 2 MRCOG. • Anaesthetic candidates should have FRCA or equivalent. • Staff and Associate Specialist doctors working regularly in obstetric anaesthesia are also eligible irrespective of FRCA status. • Emergency Medicine candidates should be Consultant, SpR or staff grade with a special interest in obstetric emergencies and trauma. Note: There are 2 models for mMOET courses, a 3-day face-to-face course (non UK centres) OR a 3-day course comprising 1-day of on-line learning (VLE) and a 2-day face-to-face course – if you choose the latter you MUST complete the VLE before you attend, so book early and remember that you need at least 8 hours to complete it. Please check the start and end date of the course to confirm which model you are attending. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.