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Blended Advanced Emergency/Critical Care Ultrasound
Conference Setting
Start Date: 5/21/2019       End Date: 5/21/2019
City: St. Petersburg
State/Province: Florida
Country: United States of America

Conference Details
Primary Focus: Emergency Medicine
Sponsor: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Link to Organizer Site for More Information on this Event
https://www.gcus.com/

Description provided by the Organizer

Upon completion of this activity the learner should be able to:

  • Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret Emergency Medicine & Critical Care Ultrasound examinations.
  • Identify sonographic characteristics associated with abdominal sepsis involving the hepatobiliary, renal, and GI systems.
  • Outline indications and applications of color Doppler in the emergency and critical care setting.
  • Perform ultrasound evaluation of the lung, ocular, soft-tissue, musculoskeletal and bony cortices in the emergency department.
  • Demonstrate the use of ultrasound guidance for peripheral vascular access.
  • State principles of spectral and cardiac Doppler fundamentals and apply quantitative methods to evaluate acute valvular abnormalities.
  • Recognize the sonographic appearance of individual nerves and list the advantages provided when ultrasound is used for performing regional nerve blocks.
  • Evaluate fluid responsiveness in the critically ill patient.
  • Perform testicular ultrasound and recognize acute abnormalities.
  • Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria to improve diagnostic/treatment accuracy.
Venue:

Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
111 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 800
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Faculty:

CHARLOTTE DERR  MD, RDMS, FACEP
ALEXANDER LEVITOV  MD, FACCP, FACCM, RDCS
JAMES MATEER  MD, RDMS, FACEP
BRET P. NELSON  MD, RDMS, FACEP
DANIEL BOURQUE  MS, RCS, FASE
DENNIS ATHERTON  RDCS, RCT, RRT, ACS, FASE
LORI GREEN  BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT

Course website:

https://www.gcus.com/products/about/4039/blended-advanced-emergencycritical-care-ultrasound