Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine

Focused Intensive Care Echo (FICE) Course 3rd November 2017

Friday 3rd November 2017

Course Organiser:   Dr Stuart McLellan

Faculty: Dr Shirjel Alam, Dr Andrew Cadamy, Dr Michael Gillies, Dr Dean Kerslake, Dr Rosie Macfadyen, Dr Stuart McLellan, Dr Richard Price, Dr David Semple, Dr Colin Stirrat, Ms Audrey White, Dr Neil Young.

This course is aimed at trainees, consultants and advanced practitioners in intensive care, acute and emergency medicine.

FICE is accredited by the Intensive Care Society and the British Society of Echocardiography. This course will provide participants with the theoretical knowledge for accreditation. Practical sessions take place in small groups of 2, allowing maximal hands on experience. This course offers over 3 hours of hands on scanning on normal subjects and patients with pathology.

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Syllabus: Focused Intensive Care Echocardiography (FICE)

Time Provisional Programme
08.30 Registration and coffee
09.00 Welcome and course introduction
09.15 Tutorial: Physics and knobology
09.45 Lecture: The FICE image set
10.15 Scanning workshop: The FICE image set Hands on experience on volunteer subjects
11.00 Coffee
11.15 Scanning workshop: Image acquisition and optimisation on volunteer subjects
12.15 Lecture: FICE accreditation: all you need to know
12.45 Lunch
13.30 Scanning workshop: Rule in pathology
14.30 Coffee
14.45 Course test - Candidates will rotate round 3 stations: Practical (image acquisition), MCQs, Video (image interpretation)
16.30 Questions/feedback session
17.00 Close

Course fees £180.00

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This event is approved by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 5 CPD credits.

For more information please contact Dawn Campbell

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Focused Intensive Care Echo (FICE) Course 3rd November 2017

Course intended for Trainees and consultants in Anaesthesia, Intensive Care, Acute and Emergency Medicine, Friday 3rd November 2017.

The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
Nicolson Street