Program

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Saturday, December 1, 2018

 

7:30 am

Registration and Breakfast

 

8:00 am

Welcome and Introduction

 

 

Airway, Lung, Gastric, Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST) Ultrasound

Pre-Course eLearning (www.USabcd.org)

 

Airway Ultrasound

 

Basic Lung Ultrasound

 

Ultrasound Assessment of Gastric Content

 

Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)

Lectures                                                                     

 

8:15 am

Introduction to Gastric

 

8:30 am

Introduction to FAST

Hands-On

 

8:45 am

Concurrent Stations: Gastric and FAST

 

10:00 am

Break

Lectures

 

10:15 am

Introduction to Airway Exam

 

10:30 am

Introduction to Lung Exam

Hands-On

 

10:45 am

Concurrent Stations: Airway and Lung

 

12:00 pm

Introduction to Gastric, FAST, Lung, and Airway Clinical Scenarios

 

12:15 pm

Clinical Scenario Hands-On Simulation

·Presentation of a clinical scenario requiring PoCUS (total of 5).

·A participant in each group is given 3 minutes to perform the       exam and interpret their best images.

·The participant receives feedback.

·The clinical scenario is revisited with a diagnosis and real-life     images.

 

1:00 pm

Lunch

 

 

Focused Cardiac Ultrasound

Pre-Course eLearning (www.USabcd.org)

 

Basic Focus Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography (FATE)

Lecture

 

2:00 pm

Standard Cardiac Views and Inferior Vena Cava Imaging (IVC)

Hands-On

 

2:30 pm

Concurrent Stations: Standard Cardiac Views and IVC Imaging  

 

4:00 pm

Break

Lecture

 

4:15 pm

M-Mode in the Apical 4-Chamber View: Global Ventricular Function Assessment

Hands-On

 

4:30 pm

Concurrent Stations: Repeat Standard Cardiac Views with Global Ventricular Function Assessment

 

6:00 pm

Adjournment

Sunday, December 2, 2018

 

 

7:30 am

Registration and Breakfast

 

 

Focused Cardiac Ultrasound (continued)

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Basic Focus Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography (FATE)

Lecture

 

8:00 am

Focused Echocardiography in Emergency Life (FEEL) Support Protocol

 

 

8:25 am

M–Mode in the Parasternal Long Axis View: Fractional Shortening, Mitral Septal Separation, and Aortic/Left Atrial Diameter

 

Hands-On

 

8:35 am

Concurrent Stations: Fractional Shortening, Mitral Septal Separation, and Aortic/Left Atrial Diameter

 

10:15 am

Break

Lecture

 

10:30 am

Clinical Scenarios and Basic Focus Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography (FATE) Certification

 

Hands-On

 

10:45 am

Concurrent Stations: Application of Focused Cardiac Ultrasound in the “Real World” and Basic FATE Certification

·Presentation of a clinical scenario requiring a focused cardiac         ultrasound exam

·One participant in each group performs a Basic FATE exam           and is given 9 minutes (90 seconds per view) to perform and         record their best images

·That participant receives feedback (2-3 minutes) on image           quality and how to better optimize views

·The clinical scenario is revisited with a diagnosis and real-life          ultrasound images of pathology

·There are a total of 5 clinical scenarios/rotations, allowing             each participant to be tested

Review and Certification

 

12:15 pm

Q&A, Closing Remarks, and Basic FATE Certificate Issuance (must be present to be certified)

 

12:30 pm

Free Scanning with Faculty (optional)

 

1:00 pm

Airway/Lung/Gastric/FAST Refresher (optional)

 

1:15 pm

Final Adjournment