The ECCU 1 Course
Emergency and Critical Care Ultrasound (Introduction)
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|The ECCU Course is fully recognized by The Canadian Emergency Ultrasound Society (CEUS). Attending a recognized introductory Emergency Ultrasound course is a required first step in attaining the status of Independent Practitioner (IP).|
This Canadian Emergency Ultrasound Society (CEUS), College of Emergency Medicine and College of Family Physicians of Canada approved one day course is aimed at clinicians wanting to introduce ultrasound into their clinical practice.
This course has been designed for all doctors in acute care e.g. Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Intensive Care, Surgery. It provides the core knowledge for the CEUS IP training and is applicable to other 'Acute Care' specialties.
During the day, we will cover
- How to use an ultrasound machine
- Aortic and IVC scanning
- FAST scanning
- Cardiac & Thoracic ultrasound
- Vascular access
- Pelvic ultrasound
- Training and certification
Using a combination of interactive lectures and hands-on workstations, this course will teach the basics of Emergency & Critical Care Ultrasound, and give you the confidence to start practicing.
Ultrasound Simulation (CAE Vimedix Simulator)
Overview and program
Build your own one-day course incorporating the Introduction module* plus 2 major modules** or 3 minor modules*** Click here for details.