FOCUSED INTENSIVE CARE ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY (FICE)

  • Introduction to ultrasound: principles, machines, controls etc

  • Basic views for transthoracic echo studies

  • Left ventricle: size and systolic function assessment

  • Right ventricle: size and systolic function assessment

  • The IVC: size, appearance, and variability

  • The pericardium and pericardial effusion

  • Haemodynamic assessment (fluid, vasopressors, inotropes)

  • Live scanning of real models with small group 'hands on' tuition

  • Focused intensive care echo (FICE) assessment of patients

  • FICE mentorship, logbook and submission process

NEWCASTLE INTENSIVE CARE ULTRASOUND

FICE (3rd October) & CUSIC (4th October) 2019

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL

NEXT COURSE: NICUS May 2020 (Dates TBC)

As Part of Sono-UK 2020

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