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ULTRASOUND-GUIDED NERVE BLOCKS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE

St. Petersburg | St. pete beach, USA
From 950 to 1350 USD
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Title: ULTRASOUND-GUIDED NERVE BLOCKS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Dates: From May, 4, 2018 to May, 4, 2018
Location: St. pete beach, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 950 to 1350 USD
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Event Venue:

St. Petersburg

ST. PETE BEACH, USA Visit the Venue to read more
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The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 8.25 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.


Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 12.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.


This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
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Overview of Needle Guidance Basics Indications & Applications for US-Guided Nerve Blocks: Procedural Pointers, Local Anesthetic Agent Choices Upper Extremity Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks: Anatomic Territories Interscalene Block Supraclavicular Brachial Plexus Block Axillary Plexus Block Forearm Nerve Blocks Cervical Plexus Block Lower Extremity Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks: Anatomy, US Characteristics, Scanning & Injection Techniques Femoral Nerve SFAST Sciatic Nerve: Popliteal Blocks Ankle Blocks: Tibial Nerve, Deep Peroneal & Sural Miscellaneous Blocks: TAP Block PEC I, Pec ll and Serratus Anterior Blocks Case Studies Billing & Coding Interactive Polling & Discussion 

Objectives

Increase the participants’ knowledge and competence to perform ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia for emergency medicine applications.

List the advantages of using ultrasound-guided nerve block techniques.

Demonstrate imaging techniques for performing ultrasound-guided upper extremities regional anesthesia nerve blocks..

Demonstrate imaging techniques for performing ultrasound-guided lower extremities anesthesia nerve blocks.

Perform PECC and TAP blocks using ultrasound guidance

Increase confidence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria to integrate the skills learned into clinical practice.


The course is intended for any Physicians, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA), Physician Assistants or any other emergency medical professionals who have a need to integrate ultrasound-guided techniques for nerve block applications in their emergency department.

Speakers/Faculty:


Andreas Dewitz


MD, RDMS, FACEP


Vice Chair for Ultrasound Education , Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine , Boston University School of Medicine , Boston Medical Center , Boston, MA

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Charlotte Derr


MD, RDMS, FACEP


Associate Program Director, Ultrasound Director, University of South Florida, Emergency Medicine Residency Program 

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.

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General Info:

The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.


Each course registration includes: a digital course notebook(lifetime access to any device, full color presentations, and the ability to take notes/ make annotations within the e-book that will sync across devices.) Daily continental breakfast and afternoon snack will also be provided.


A printed version of the notebook can be purchased at an additional fee of $65.00. Please place your order by calling(727)363 - 4500 at least 1 week prior to the start of the course to ensure that it is available for you at the start of the course. 


The Advanced Registration Tuition is applied to registration submitted and paid/postmarked at least 30 days in advance of the course.

The Regular Registration Tuition is applied to registrations submitted between 7-29 days in advance of the course.

The Late Registration Tuition is strictly enforced and is applied to ALL registrations submitted within one week (7 days) of the start of the course.

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2017-10-03
Late Registration From: 2017-10-04 To: 0--
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950
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1350

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
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Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

The following accommodations are suggested by Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for their convenient locations and reputable service.


Special discounted room rates are available at most of the beach-front and downtown properties when booked through us. Call us at 727.363.4500 to make reservations.


 The Ponce De Leon Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

95 Central Avenue

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-550-9300


Hampton Inn & Suites 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

80 Beach Dr. NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-892-9900


The Inn on Third 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

342 3rd Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-894-3248


Hollander Hotel 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

421 4th Ave. N

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-873-7900


The Birchwood 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

340 Beach Drive NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-896-1080


Courtyard Marriott 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

300 4th St. N.

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-450-6200


Vinoy 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

501 5th Ave. NE

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-894-1000

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Casey Green , Business Development Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Phone: 727-363-4500

Fax: 727-363-0811

Email: learn@gcus.com

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Casey Green , Business Development Supervisor , Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc

Phone: 727-363-4500

Fax: 727-363-0811

Email: learn@gcus.com

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