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HE KSS Practical Procedures Course for CMTs

HE KSS Practical Procedures Course for CMTs


Date:          Saturday 12 September 2015 &

                  Saturday 31 October 2015

Venue:        Philip Farrant Education Centre
                  Darent Valley Hospital
                  Darenth Wood Road
                  DA2 8DA, UK

Contact:     helen.addison@dvh.nhs.uk

The aim of this course is to provide Core Medical Trainees with the necessary skills to perform practical procedures.   
It is suitable for beginners who have never done any practical proceudres as well as those wishing to improve their skills and ability. Also includes an introduction to the use of ultrasound in lcentral line insertion.
Topics covered include:
    Diagnostic acscitic paracentesis
    Therapeutic acscitic paracentesis
    Lumbar puncture
    Nasogastric tuber insertion and position check
    Central line insertion