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BASIC Provider Course 2015

 

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Registration (for BASIC Provider) is now closed! 

 

This international course conducted by intensivists, anesthetists and respiratory specialists has been used by ICUs in Australia, Malaysia, Europe, UK and India to equip doctors starting out in ICU or doctors who care for the critically ill with relevant skills and knowledge. It is endorsed and promoted in Europe by the training committee of the European Society of the Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). The aim of the BASIC course is to teach participants to rapidly assess seriously ill patients and provide initial treatment and organ support.

 

Organised by the Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, this course is conducted by our specialists. You will receive lectures, hands-on lessons, and have case discussions on Airway Management, Trauma, Sever Sepsis, Video CVL insertion and more. This 2-day course will only cost S$100 (for NUHS doctors) and S$200 (for others).

 

Date

19 - 20 May 2015, Tues - Wed

Venue

NUHS Tower Block
1E Kent Ridge Road
Singapore 119228

How to get to NUH

How to get to NUHS Tower Block

Who should register

Doctors with little ICU experience and senior nurses. Participants are expected to have read the course manual and have completed an online MCQ test prior to attending the course.

Pre-course MCQ

Participants are expected to have read the course manual and have completed an online MCQ test prior to attending the course.

Learn about

  • Mechanical ventilation

  • Assessment and transport of the critically ill

  • Severe trauma

  • Cardiac disease

    and more!

Cost

SGD $100 (NUHS doctors)

SGD $200 

Register:

Submit this form to susan_sl_ching@nuhs.edu.sg

Register now – Space is limited!

Registration closes 27 Apr, Mon. 

Brochures:

Course Poster

Course Programme

Registration Form

 

Faculty 

 

Overseas

Peter Dzendrowskyj 

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Weill Cornell Medical College, Qatar

National University Heart Centre, Singapore
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery

 

Graeme Macclaren  Director, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care
Kollengode Ramaswamy Ramanathan  Consultant, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care
Monika Gulati Kansal  Consultant, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care
Japheth Carlos Tan UY Fellow, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care
Oon Cheong Ooi Associate Consultant, Cardiothoracic Intensive Care

Alexandra Hospital

Somnath Chatterjee Senior Consultant, ICM, Alexandra Hospital

Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Goh Shirley Consultant, Dept of Anaesthesiology, TTSH

 

 

 

Programme: 

 

Day 1, 19 May

 

 

Topic

Speaker

Venue

0800-0820

Coffee and Registration

 

Tower Block

0820-0900

Welcome

Overview of Basic Course

Assessment of critically ill

Prof Graeme M

Dr Peter

Dr Peter

 

0930-1000

Airway Management       

Dr Ram

 

1000-1030

Mechanical Ventilation-Basics            

Dr Goh Shirley 

 

1030-1100

Morning Tea

 

 

1130-1200

Mechanical Ventilation-Modes          

Dr Japheth

 

1200-1230

Mechanical Ventilation-Settings

Dr Monika

 

1230-1300

Acute Respiratory Failure

Dr Ooi OC

 

1300-1330

Lunch

 

 

1330-1400

Trauma skill station

Dr Goh Shirley /
Prof Graeme M

 

1400-1430

Airway Skill Station

Dr Ram

 

1430-1500

Metabolic/Electrolyte Emergencies

Dr Monika

 

1500-1515

Afternoon Tea

 

 

1515-1545

Transport Ventilator

Dr Japheth

 

1545-1615

Assessment of Critically ill

Dr Peter/ Dr Ooi OC

 

1615-1645

Shock

Dr Somnath Chatterjee

 

1645-1700

Evaluation Forms

 

 

 




















Day 2, 20 May

 

 

Topic        

Speaker

Venue

0830-0900

Arrythmia        

Dr Japheth

Tower Block

0900-0930

Basic Haemodynamic Monitoring

Dr Ram

 

0930-1000

Severe Sepsis & Septic Shock

Dr Monika G

 

1000-1030

Morning Tea

 

1030-1100

1100-1130

1130-1200

 

Mechanical Ventilation Trouble shooting

Dr Monika G

 

Neurological Emergencies

Dr Ooi OC

 

Oliguria and Renal Failure 

Dr Goh Shirley / Prof Graeme M

 

1200-1230

Sedation, Stress ulcer & DVT prophylaxis

Dr Peter

 

1230-1300

Lunch

 

 

1330-1400

Video CVL insertion - CVL insertion demonstration

Dr Somnath C

 

1400-1430

Mechanical Ventilation 1

Dr Peter / Dr Monika

 

1430-1500

Mechanical Ventilation 2

Dr Ram / Dr Goh Shirley

 

1500-1530

ABG

Dr Japheth / Dr Ooi OC

 

1530-1545

Afternoon Tea

 

 

1545-1645

Post Course MCQ test

 

1645-1700

Evaluation Forms and Closure of Course.