Pre-Hospital Emergency Ultrasound Course

Duration
2 days

The Prometheus Pre-Hospital Emergency Ultrasound Course has been designed, and is taught, by medical professionals who have significant experience in emergency ultrasound use in challenging hospital and pre-hospital environments – ranging from air ambulance operations to military medicine and expeditionary medical support overseas.

Course Content

This course is aimed at the pre-hospital emergency medical professional and provides theoretical and practical training in pre-hospital ultrasound scanning, highlighting its advantages and limitations.

The syllabus includes:
Airway assessment & management
Lung assessment
Bleeding & circulatory assessment - FAST/Aorta/IVC
Scanning in cardiac arrest
Scanning in austere environments: practical considerations
Integration into critically ill/injured patient management
Scanning scenarios including: trauma, trauma entrapment, procedures, shock scan, cardiac arrest, confined space scanning & medical illness
Entry Criteria

Registered Doctors, Paramedics and Nurses with an interest in the role of emergency pre-hospital ultrasound.

Certification

Certification

Fulfils the criteria for Level 1 Course by the Royal College of Emergency Medicine. 

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+44 (0)1568 613942
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