Are you searching for the dates of The Alfred Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Perfusion Adult Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) Course 2018? This course is going to held in the April month of year 2018. On 17-20 April 2018. The Alfred Adult ECMO Course is for doctors, nurses and perfusionists seeking to provide ECMO support to patients with severe forms of cardiac and respiratory failure. It is designed for participants with little prior experience in the provision of ECMO. All aspects of care required by these patients are addressed. Participants are provided with copies of Alfred Hospital educational, protocol and point-of-care resource to adapt for use in their own centres. This information is provided to candidates via an online link which will be distributed just prior to the commencement of the course. Training for doctors wanting to perform percutaneous cannulation for ECMO is provided over one day and you can select either Cannulation one day prior to the 2-day course on Tuesday 17 (or) Cannulation B one day post the 2-day course on Friday 20.The Alfred ECMO Cannulation Training Courses provide the opportunity for medical practitioners to learn the practical manual skills for performing percutaneous ECMO cannulation using the Seldinger Technique. Structured teaching in groups of 4 is provided with a live animal model. Participants are instructed on all stages of venous and arterial cannulation using large cannulae without cutting (from set-up and staffing to securing lines).
Course Content Includes :
- Didactic lectures
- Hands-on’ practical sessions with equipment
- Simulation laboratory exercises