HOW TO … AND HANDS-ON PRACTICE: PLACEMENT OF CHEST DRAINSINSERTION OF FEMORAL CENTRAL LINES in CHILDREN For all clinicians involved in acute child care Full-day training course Theory and Hands-on(part task training and simulated sessions) ***£70*** VENUE: St Mary’s Hospital, South Wharf road, London W2 1NYIMPaCTS simulation suite, Paediatric Department, 7th FloorFACULTY: Drs Mehrengise Cooper, Claudine De Munter, Paediatric Intensive Care Consultants, Dr Sabeena Qureshi, Paediatric Anaesthetist, Mr Shamshad Syed, PaediatricSurgeon, COURSE DATES: June 21, September 20, November 22, 2013 from 9am to 4pm Max. 10 people per course; REGISTER BY EMAIL: email@example.com The British Association of Paediatric Surgeons has approved this activity for up to 3 CPD credits.
Aim of the Course Background Children may present with empyemas or develop pneumothoraces. It is then essential to be able to effectively place a chest drain. Children may present severely ill requiring a venous central line and delay of placement can jeopardise the resuscitation of these patients. Training approach Short lectures will be given followed by hands-on training through part-task trainers and simulation. Training will be delivered by consultants with extensive experience. Information on pain relief and sedatives will equally be given.The information will be in accordance with National Guidelines.