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INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCY MEDICINE ULTRASOUND

St. Petersburg | St. petersburg, USA
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Title: INTRODUCTION TO EMERGENCY MEDICINE ULTRASOUND
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Dates: From Sep, 10, 2018 to Sep, 12, 2018
Location: St. petersburg, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 2099 to 2499 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 24.00 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 24.00 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 25.50 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:

Imaging Fundamentals

OB-GYN Anatomy/Exam

Ectopic Pregnancy

OB Cases & Abortion

Fundamentals of Needle Guidance

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 and Shock & Hypotension

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

Training and Credentialing


Objectives

Increase the participant’s knowledge to better perform and/or interpret Emergency 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) and pneumothorax.

Demonstrate scan protocols for focused evaluation of the abdomen, aorta, female pelvis, and adult heart.

State an algorithm for uses of bedside ultrasound during cardiac arrest, shock, and hypotension

Demonstrate image orientation, transducer preparation, and scan protocols for performing use of ultrasound guidance for vascular access, pericardiocentesis, paracentesis, hemothorax, lumbar puncture, and ET placement.

Demonstrate protocol for focused evaluation of DVT.

Differentiate normal/abnormal image characteristics of the abdomen, female pelvis, first trimester OB, and ectopic pregnancy.

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


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

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2018-03-13
Late Registration From: 2018-03-14 To: 0--
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Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
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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


Hilton St. Pete Bayfront 


(Call Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute for discounted rates)

333 1st Street South

St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Hotel Main Number: 727-894-5000

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


Phone: 727-363-4500


Fax: 727-363-4500


Email: learn@gcus.com

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


Phone: 727-363-4500


Fax: 727-363-4500


Email: learn@gcus.com

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