Calendar of Events
There are so many events for intensive care professionals in the West Midlands and beyond it is hard to keep track of them! We have put together a calendar of events to help. You can look up details of each event or even copy to your calendar. Although we attempt to collate all events we know about, we may miss some so please let us know of you spot something at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hot topics lecture given by Rob Mac Sweeney at the FFICM Preparation Course in London on March 9th 2016
Key ICM Papers by System
High-Flow Oxygen through Nasal Cannula in Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure
Consensus on circulatory shock and hemodynamic monitoring. by the Task force of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine. Abstract Objective: Circulatory shock is a life-threatening syndrome resulting in multi-organ failure and a high mortality rate. The aim of this consensus is to provide support to the bedside clinician regarding…
The full text of this Randomized Clinical Trial is available on the JAMA network: Effect of Prehospital Induction of Mild Hypothermia on Survival and Neurological Status Among Adults With Cardiac Arrest
Final FFICM Course – Stoke TUESDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 2016 (1 day) Clinical Education Centre Royal Stoke University Hospital Contact details: Dr Nehal Patel, Consultant Intensivist Nehal.Patel@uhnm.nhs.uk
Head over to the website of the New York School of Regional Anaesthesia. There are a wealth of video tutorials on manual and ultrasound-guided nerve blocks showing real life procedure and diagrams of the key points. A lot of time has gone into producing these quality training aids.
Percutaneous Tracheostomy Workshop Stoke TUESDAY 12 APRIL 2016 (1 day) Cost: £50 Course Directors – Dr Ram Matsa, Dr Felicity Clark Clinical Education Centre Royal Stoke University Hospital RCOA Accreditation applied for – 5 CPD points Contact details in attached Flyer Programme and Schedule Details
Lecture and practical ultrasound course at Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust – book your place now! See attached document below for contact details for registration. Ultrasound Course Invitation 2015 (pdf)
A bulletin summarising relevant journal articles in the field of Critical Care pharmacists. Provided in PDF format with links to online content.