FOCUSSED CARDIAC ULTRASOUND WORKSHOP DATES
WORKSHOP FEES 2022

Australia – AU $ 1,950 (+ GST)

New Zealand – AU $ 1,950 (NO GST)

Maximum workshop delegate group size is 15

2022 - AUS $1950 plus GST

PERTH

8 / 9 January

4 / 5 June (SOLD OUT)

10 / 11 September

19 / 20 November

Rendezvous Hotel, 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough

TORQUAY

22 / 23 January 

RACV Resort, 1 Great Ocean Road, Torquay

(Additional morning surf lesson's with Australian/World Surf champion Emma Webb) email Kellie for more info

MELBOURNE

5 / 6 February

6 / 7 August

12 / 13 November

The Como Hotel, 630 Chapel St, South Yarra​​

HOBART

11 / 12 June

Wrest point 410 Sandy Bay Rd, Sandy Bay TAS 7005 Hobart

SYDNEY

30 April / 1 May (SOLD OUT)

15 / 16 October

Rydges Central Sydney, 28 Albion St, Surry Hills

ADELAIDE

14 / 15 May 

Rydges Hotel, 1 South Terrace, Adelaide

CANBERRA

9 / 10 July

Rydges Canberra, 17 Canberra Ave, Forrest ACT 

 

BRISBANE

13 / 14 August

5 / 6 November
Royal on the Park Hotel & Suites

152 Alice Street, Brisbane CBD

 

AUCKLAND

19 / 20 March (Sold out)

26 / 27 November

City Life Hotel

171 Queen Street, Auckland Central

TOPICS COVERED

Echo Applications

Echo Acoustic Windows & Image Orientation * Valvular Assessment * LV/RV Function & Filling Status * Haemodynamic Assessment & Calculations * Basic Echo in Life Support * Rapid Cardiac Echo

Echo Features of Cardiac Pathologies

Pericardial Disease *  Cardiac Tamponade * AMI * Aortic Dissection * Shock * Pulmonary Embolus * Pneumothorax

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • To appreciate heart anatomy 

  • Understand acoustic windows and imaging planes used in echo

  • Outline common pathologies associated with the heart 

  • Describe how echo is used to measure cardiac output, stoke volume, ejection fraction, aortic valve area etc.

  • Appreciate echo as a tool to assess left and right systolic function 

  • Understand echo image orientation

  • Understand the basic principles of Doppler haemodynamics

  • Provide delegates with tutor assisted 'hands-on' echo practice

  • Appreciate normal values in an echo examination

  • Understand the limitations of the Doppler technique

  • Understand the components of a focused echo examination

  • Outline the role of echo in life support

  • Appreciate the use of rapid cardiac echo in the critically ill

  • Identify common ultrasound artifacts

 

ACCREDITATION

This workshop is an accredited professional development activity for the following organisations and colleges.  

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Focused Cardiac Ultrasound workshop 
is approved for 17 ACEM CPD hours