Advanced Critical Care Echo Course

7th - 8th April 2020


Level Two Critical Care Transthoracic Echocardiography eFICE & EDEC Accredited

This EDEC accredited course is aimed at clinicians who are scanning at a FICE/level one ability or have attended a FICE course. It can be taken in conjunction with our FICE course or on its own for those with prior scanning experience. We aim to go beyond basic FICE scanning, introducing additional techniques to aid the assessment of critically ill patients. The course makes use of simulators, live model scanning and real case examples. An experienced faculty provide a high trainer to student ratio.

The Advanced Critical Care Echo Course includes

- Extended 2D TTE views

- An introduction to colour Doppler physics and machine controls

- Visual colour Doppler assessment of valves

- Use of spectral Doppler in assessment of haemodynamic state

- LV and RV assessment

- M-mode and 2D measurements

- Fluid status assessment

- Lunch and refreshments provided

Upcoming Courses
Tue, Apr 07
St George's Hospital
Advanced Critical Care Echo Course
Extended FICE and EDEC accredited course for those who have attended a FICE course and wish to learn more about haemodynamic assessment of the critically ill with echo. £500 for the TTE course (2 days). £650 for the TTE and the TOE course (3 days).
Thu, Apr 09
St George's Hospital
Critical Care TOE Course
This EDEC accredited course aims to teach TOE novices the basics of critical care TOE. No previous experience is required. Ideal for those with an interest in critical care echo or cardiac anaesthesia. £250 for one day TOE course. £650 for the three day TTE and TOE course.