A practical course designed to deliver the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to safely manage the acutely unwell child in an emergency situation.
All grades of anaesthetists involved in paediatric emergencies on an irregular and infrequent basis would benefit from this practical day delivered by a team specialising in the safe transport of children from local hospitals to specialist centres.
Lectures and workshops include;
Practical approach to congenital heart disease
Time critical transfers
The child with upper airway obstruction
Simulation: the collapsed neonate
Simulation: management of status epilepticus
Practical skills: advanced airway management
Simulation: preparing for time critical transfer
Case based discussions: safe anaesthesia for haemodynamic compromise
Practical: non invasive ventilation in children
For booking and programme please visit: https://www.rcoa.ac.uk/education-and-events/paediatric-emergency-management-the-anaesthetic-team