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Complete Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia Education Course (CURE) – counts towards the EDRA Copy


12 CPD credits from the Royal College of Anaesthetists and  “Counts towards the EDRA”

 

This course is taught by experienced & friendly Consultants, based on intensive, small group hands-on training.  Mini lectures complement the practical training with live model scanning and needling practice on phantoms.  Also featured is the unique “focussed assessment of procedural skills” to gauge your progress.  Delegate scanning time is maximised to ensure you leave equipped with the skills to perform effective ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia.

Course Highlights:

  • Review of Ultrasound anatomy & indications for each regional block.
  • Emphasis on individual tuition and personal feedback.
  • Focuses on training of pattern recognition by practicing on a variety of different models and video presentations.
  • Structured approach to optimize in plane and out of plane needling techniques and needle tip visualization.
  • Discussions about Local Anaesthetics, new developments and controversies.

Topics Covered

Brachial Plexus

  • Interscalene
  • Supraclavicular
  • Axillary
  • Peripheal upper limb nerves

Lumbar Plexus

  • Sciatic (proximal/distal)
  • Lateral Cutaneous nerve of thigh
  • Femoral / fascia iliaca
  • Saphenous
  • Ankle

Truncal Blocks

  • Rectus sheath
  • TAP (including subcostal)
  • ilioinguinal, iliohypogastric

CPD Matrix Anaesthesia:  1A02,2G01,2G02,2G03,2G04,3A09

Participants are limited to 16, with ultrasound machines available to allow intensive training in ultrasound techniques and US guided needle placement of in-vitro models.

Registration Fee: £400.00 includes VAT, refreshments, lunch and course materials. Pre-Course materials are available by visiting the ‘Your Orders’ section after registration.

Cancellation Policy: All courses require a minimum number of attendees. Fujifilm SonoSite Ltd reserve the right to cancel courses at anytime. Attendees notice period of course cancellation is a minimum of one week prior. In case of cancellation, a full refund will be issued or a transfer to a course of the same value. Fujifilm SonoSite Ltd is not responsible for any travel and/or lodging reimbursements in case of cancellation. Please e-mail if you are unsure on the status of your course at anytime.

 

Course Programme

Location & Accommodation

Letchworth Hall Hotel
Letchworth
Herts
SG6 3NP
 
Telephone: 01462 683 747
Website: http://www.letchworthhallhotel.com

Offley Place Country House
Kings Walden Road
Great Offley
Hitchin
Herts
SG5 3DX
 
Telephone: 01462 768787
Website: http://www.offleyplace.com

Novotel Hotel – Steveange
Knebworth Park
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 2AX
 
Telephone: 01438 346100
Website: http://www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-0992-novotel-stevenage/index.shtml

Premier Inn – Stevenage North
Coreys Mill Lane
Stevenage
SG1 4AA
 
Telephone: 08701 977240
Website: http://www.premierinn.com

The Sun Hotel
Sun Street
Hitchin
Herts
SG5 1AF
 
Telephone: 01462 436411
Website: http://www.sunhotel-hitchin.com

Holiday Inn – Stevenage
St Georges Way
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 1HS
 
Telephone: 0871 423 4876
Website: http://www.holidayinn.com

Holiday Inn Express Stevenage
Danestreet
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 1XB
 
Telephone: 0871 423 4876
Website: http://www.holidayinn.com

Hilton Garden Inn Luton North
Butterfield
Hitchin Road
Luton
Bedfordshire
LU2 8DD
 
Telephone: 01582 435300
Website: http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/united-kingdom/hilton-garden-inn-luton-north-LTNNOGI/index.html

FUJIFILM SonoSite Education Centre
240 The Village
Butterfield
Great Marlings
Luton
Bedfordshire
LU2 8DL