Ultrasound in Emergencies Program: Module 1
US Basics & e-FAST
Baudelo zalen 2 en 3 (UEP-M1)
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The first part of this module is an introduction to the use of an ultrasound machine, focusing on practical aspects: use of different modes, knobology and artefacts.
In the second part of this module the eFAST protocol (extended Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma) will be taught in a theoretical session (views, indications, limitations) and a hands-on session with the ultrasound machine.
Doctors in training : 100 euro early bird (*before 14.02.2018) , 125 euro late bird
Doctors and others: 125 euro early bird (*before 14.02.2018), 175 euro late bird
* payment received
19-20.00 h: theoretical session
20-21.00 h: practical session
21-22.00 h: theoretical session
22-23.00 h: practical session
With this module you will understand the basics of ultrasound, and will be able to start using ultrasound for the detection of free abdominal fluid in the context of trauma.
Dr Cathelijne Lyphout
Emergency Dept, UZ Gent, Gent.
Dr Catheline Depuydt
Emergency Dept., AZ Sint-Lucas, Gent.
Dr David Van Grembergen
Emergency Dept, AZ Sint-Lucas, Gent.
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