Emergency Medicine POCUS Workshop
Tampa, Florida, USA
Jointly Provided by
Sunday, June 30, 2019, Tampa, FL
375 S 12th Street, Tampa, FL, 33602
Phone: 813-533-6259 (on-site)
Emergency Medicine Point-of -Care Ultrasound Workshop
This 1 day intensive emergency medicine point-of-care ultrasound workshop provides excellent hands on experience for both novice and advance providers. At the end of workshop, participants will have gained thorough knowledge in the ultrasound application in emergency medicine.
1. Understand basic ultrasound physics, as it pertains to the practical aspects of performing point of care ultrasound.
2. Understand the basic functions of the machine, such as adjusting depth, gain and focus.
3. Perform the FAST exam
4. Recognize a positive FAST exam
5. Understand the indications, false positives and false negatives of FAST exams
6. Perform the four basic cardiac POCUS views and recognize a normal cardiac POCUS
7. Recognize poor systolic function, RV enlargement and pericardial effusion
8. Perform an abdominal aorta POCUS
9. Recognize a normal POCUS of the aorta
10. Recognize an abdominal aortic aneurysm on POCUS
11. Perform a POCUS of the IVC
12. Interpret an IVC POCUS as it pertains to fluid tolerance
13. Perform a thoracic POCUS
14. Recognize a normal thoracic POCUS
15. Recognize lung sliding, pleural effusion, pneumonia and interstitial syndrome
16. Recognize vein from artery on POCUS
17. Guide a needle into a vessel dynamically utilizing POCUS
Emergency Physicians/Critical Care Physicians/Internal Medicine/Acute Care Physicans/ARNP/Residents/Fellows
Competencies Being Assessed
Use of Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine
Joshua Guttman MD, FRCPC FAAEM
Assistant Professor, Emory School of Medicine
Department of Emergency Medicine
Ultrasound Fellowship Director, Section of Emergency Ultrasound
8:30-9:00 Breakfast & Registration
9:00-09:45 Introduction, Physics , Knobology
09:45-09:55 Intro to FAST
09:55-10:30 FAST hands on
10:30-11:15 FAST cases and pathology
11:20-11:40 Intro to basic Cardiac
11:40-12:25 Cardiac hands on
12:25-12:55 Cardiac cases and pathology
1:30-1:40 Intro to Aorta
1:40-2:00 Aorta hands on
2:00-2:10 Aorta cases and pathology
2:10-2:20 IVC intro
2:20-2:30 IVC hands on
2:30-2:40 IVC cases
2:40-2:50 Intro to Thoracic
2:50-3:10 Thoracic hands on
3:10-3:25 Thoracic cases and pathology
3:30-3:55 Vascular access
Pick one from the following list:
Advanced Transthoracic Echo
Cancellations must be requested in writing via e-mail to email@example.com. 50% of the course fee is refundable if cancelled more than 60 days prior to the course. No refunds are allowed for cancellations made anytime if the day of cancellation falls with 60 days from the day of the course. There are no refunds for no-shows; Colleague substitutions are welcome without penalty for the registered course.
Arun Kalava MD reserves the right to cancel this activity due to unforeseen circumstances, in which the full registration fee will be refunded. Arun Kalava MD, is not responsible for travel expenses incurred by the participants in the unlikely event that this activity is cancelled.
Location: Ultrasound Experts, 375 S12th Street, Tampa, FL, 33602
Jointly Provided By
USF Health and Arun Kalava MD
Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of USF Health and Ultrasound Experts. USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians
USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician Assistants who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Advanced Practice Nurses: AANPCP accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Nurse Practitioners who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Emergency Medicine POCUS Workshop, March 10, 2019, Ultrasound Experts, 375 S 12th Street, Tampa, FL 33602
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