Canadian Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) EDE 1

Speciality Internal medicine - Skills & training

Organizer Marwa Samir Rushdy

CME/CPD Provider CEPD/016P

Scheduled date(s):

From 30 December 2023 To 30 December 2023

From 25 November 2023 To 25 November 2023

From 16 September 2023 To 16 September 2023

From 19 August 2023 To 19 August 2023

From 10 June 2023 To 10 June 2023

From 13 May 2023 To 13 May 2023

From 18 March 2023 To 18 March 2023

From 18 February 2023 To 18 February 2023

From 14 January 2023 To 14 January 2023

Aims And Objectives

Identify and Treat the cause of urgent and emergent conditions that is commonly seen in acute care medicine. • Identifying Abnormalities including: abdominal aortic aneurysm, pleural effusion, pneumothorax, abdominal fluid detection, pericardial effusion and poor LV function. • Understand the basic principle of ultrasound applied to acute care medicine • To acquire high-quality images • Perform a basic transthoracic echo (TTE) examination, basic lung ultrasound, basic abdominal ultrasound, including FAST, IVC ultrasound for assessment of volume status and fluid responsiveness, abdominal aortic ultrasound

Content Outline

This is the highest standard and resource intensive course of its kind! More instructors per student, more models, and more machine. The participants get intense one-on-one supervision of the scans on live models including patients with positive findings. This is the Rolls-Royce of POCUS courses. Nothing else comes close! Core internal medicine department applications include, Knobology and E-FAST, IVC and Abdominal Aorta, Basic Echocardiography, lung ultrasound and other abnormalities

Target Audience

Emergency and Internal Medicine Doctors