To gain theoretical and practical skills in focused echocardiography and basics of chest ultrasound and ultrasound guided intervention in Critical Care setting
Aims: Learn how to recognise patients with advanced heart failure and decide whether they should be referred for transplantation or mechanical circulatory support...
Principle of diagnosis and transfer to tertiary centre
Follow-up and surveillance protocol
To identify and treat life-threatening and potentially reversible causes of haemodynamic instability in intensive care, emergency or operating room.
To acquire skills in order to perform a fTOE examination in non-cardiac surgery...
The aim is to tease out the best treatments for the whole of the aorta in the emergency and elective setting and to be the annual national meeting of cardiac and vascular specialties