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6 Apr 2019
ROYAL PAPWORTH HOSPITAL
CALS Course


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Robyn Martin
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Details

CALS Course
6th April 2019

 

Aim of the day
• To empower all practitioners to act with confidence to better treat our critically ill cardiac patients using well validated cardiac arrest protocols, safely managing the patient
• To promote a team approach in caring for the post cardiac surgical patient with positive results
• Discuss 5 point plan
• Demonstrate successful CALS re-sternotomy in 5 minutes

Day to include
• EACTS Cardiac Arrest Protocols and applying them to clinical areas
• Practical sessions using the CALS protocol
• Lectures: tracheostomy emergencies, cardiovascular problems, transoesophageal echo, chest X-ray interpretation
• Workstations: chest opening, internal defibrillation, emergency airway management (inc. tracheostomy insertion), intra-aortic balloon device management, invasive monitoring, chest X-rays, transoesophageal echo and epicardial pacing
• ‘Scoop and Run’ guidelines review and mock transfer of cardiac arrest patient to theatre and chest opening
• Human factors in cardiac surgery

Who should attend?
• Critical Care and Anaesthetic Practitioners, Theatre Nurses, Surgeons, Anaesthetists, Alert Nurses, Surgical Care Practitioners

Faculty
• Mr Marius Berman, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
• Dr Kamen Valchanov, Consultant Anaesthetist
• Dr Kiran Salaunkey, Consultant Anaesthetist
• Tracey Tritton, Clinical & Practice Educator
• Sheila Turner, Lead for Core & Clinical Education
(Kettering Hospital)

Fee
(to include: CALS book, e-learning, lunch, certificate of completion, access to CSU-ALS shared files and videos upon completion)

• External Doctors: £250, External Nurses/ODPs: £180
• Papworth Nurses: £180, Papworth Doctors: £200


Venue

Royal Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard CB23 3RE


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