Emergency Medicine Teaching Days
Category: Training - Emergency Medicine Teaching Days
Date: November 13th 2019
EM HST Training Day - Wednesday 13th November 2019
North Devon District Hospital
A FRCEM curriculum smorgasbord: Fluids in kids, Clinical examination, Dialysis, Urinary Retention!
Classroom 4, Medical Education Centre, and Chichester House Board Room
Please bring parking funds (£4.10 for day, pay on exit) and lunch money!
Medical Education Centre 0930-1230, Classroom 4 (coffee available from 0900)
0930-1030 - Paediatric dehydration, electrolyte disturbance, calculating fluids in kids, and pyloric stenosis (PAP8) Dr Danny McRae, EM consultant
1030-1130 – Clinical Examination (CC2)- Ms Fionn Bellis, EM consultant
1130-1150 – Coffee
1150-1230 – Dialysis – Dr Lou Mitchell, EM Consultant
1230-1330 – Lunch
Chichester House Board room from 1330
1330-1530 - Urology workshop with Mr Soumya Misra, Mr Mike Foster, and Mr Martin Moody, consultants in urology
1330-1415 - Causes of acute retention, who needs admission & why. Presentation-based session
1415-1430 - Coffee
1430-1530 - Informal workshop discussing:
- Catheterisation technique, finesse when it's tricky, specialist kit and catheters that are available
- Last resorts where there is no urologist readily available (suprapubic aspiration). Why SPC should be done with ultrasound / how an expert does it.
- Things urologists wish ED knew or did!
- 'Ask an expert' – things you’ve always wanted to ask a urologist!
1530-1600 - Wrap up, summary of day, and home.
CC2 Clinical examination
PAP 7 Dehydration secondary to diarrhoea and vomiting
HAP 10 Dialysis
C3AP9 Urinary retention