Ultrasound At The Front Door are running a POCUS course on 17th & 18th May 2018.
City Hospital Birmingham Postgraduate Centre
Course will cover FICE, CUSIC/FAMUS and Thoracic L1 curriculum along with additional useful skills for the shop floor.
Places will be available for Day 1, Day 2 or both days. Course is limited to 20 places.
Please contact USATFrontDoor@gmail.com for more information.
Course Director- Dr S Clare (Consultant Acute Medicine)
17th May Day 1 – CUSIC/FAMUS and Neurology
Registration and Coffee
Welcome and Introduction Dr Clare
Benefits of USS at the front door
What is FAMUS/CUSIC?
Knobology and Basics of USS Dr Benham
CHEST- Theory incl. BLUE Protocol Dr Raja
Abdominal and Vascular Theory Dr Duncan
Normal and Abdominal Pathology
Abdominal and Vascular PRACTICAL
Scanning for : Dr Chandon
18th May Day 2- FICE
FICE What is it? Dr Clare
Standard Views Dr Clare
(LV Size and Function; RV and Valves, Volume and Pericardium)
Scanning (achieve standard views)
Scanning (normal and pathology)
Including peri-arrest stations with echo videos
Governance Dr Clare
Dr Sarb Clare– Clinical Lead Acute Medicine BSE TTE Prof, Thoracic Level 2 RCR, FICE, CUSIC and FAMUS Accreditation and Mentor
Dr Chris Duncan– FICE Mentor, CUSIC, RCEM L1, Thoracic Level 1 accredited
Dr Jon Benham– Consultant Radiologist
Dr Arvind Rajasekaran– Consultant Respiratory Physician
Dr Hatem Abusriwil – Consultant Respiratory Physcian
Dr Nick Sherwood– Intensive Care Consultant
Dr Stavros Apostalokis– Consultant Cardiologist, Lead Imaging Consultant
Dr Abdul Maher– Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Andrea Adejity– SpR Acute Medicine- FICE
Dr Harj Kainth– SpR Acute Medicine- FAMUS
Naeed Saeed– Principal Cardiac Physiologist
Dr Gurmukh Chandon– ACCS