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INTRODUCTION TO CRITICAL CARE ULTRASOUND

St. Petersburg | St. petersburg, USA
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Title: INTRODUCTION TO CRITICAL CARE ULTRASOUND
Specialty: Urology
Dates: From Sep, 11, 2018 to Sep, 12, 2018
Location: St. petersburg, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 1635 to 2035 USD
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St. Petersburg

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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 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 16.00 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.


Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 17.00 hour(s) of ACEP Category I 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
Welcome message:

Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access

Abdominal Scanning Fundamentals

FAST & E-FAST Exam

Focused 2D Cardiac Exam (FATE)

Biliary & Renal Colic

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Evaluation of DVT

Evaluation of Cardiac Arrest, Shock & Hypotension

Ultrasound Guided Procedures: Pericardiocentesis, Paracentesis, Hemothorax, Lumbar Puncture, ET

Interactive Case Studies

Training and Credentialing


Objectives

Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret Critical Care ultrasound examinations.

State the basic fundamentals of ultrasound physics and demonstrate appropriate optimization for system controls.

Perform ultrasound evaluation of the trauma patient (E-FAST exam).

Demonstrate image orientation, transducer placement, and scan protocols for performing ultrasound evaluation of pneumothorax.

Demonstrate scan protocols for focused evaluation of the abdomen, aorta, and adult heart, and lower extremity DVT.

Demonstrate image orientation, transducer preparation, and scan protocols for performing ultrasound guided vascular access.

Differentiate normal/abnormal image characteristics of the abdomen and adult heart.

State an algorithm for assessing causes of shock and hypotension using bedside ultrasound.

Demonstrate protocols for performing thoracentesis, pericardiocentesis, paracentesis, and lumbar puncture.

Increase competence to incorporate protocols, scan techniques, and interpretation criteria into clinical practice.


This hands-on critical care ultrasound course is intended for any medical professional involved with performing critical care or point of care ultrasound examinations. Participants may include, but are not limited to: physicians, hospitalists, surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, sonographers, and other critical care medical professionals.

Speakers/Faculty:

Alexander Levitov


MD, FACCP, FACCM, RDCS


Eastern VA Medical School,, Dept. of Internal Medicine,, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Norfolk, VA, Disclosures: Equipment support from SonoSite, GE Healthcare, Zonare & ImaCor, Honorarium: SonoSite 

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



Brian Schenker


MBA, RDMS, RVT


Program Coordinator, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

No relevant financial relationship(s) exist.



James Mateer


MD, RDMS, FACEP


Clinical Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, , Milwaukee, WI 

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 $85.00. 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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Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
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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

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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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