Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (EMAC)
Anaesthetists (Specialist, GP and non-specialist) and anaesthetic registrars.
Must be in at least second year of accredited training in Anaesthetics.
Completion of primary exam (if ANZCA trainee)
Dr Adam Rehak
2 1/2 days
October 10-12, 2019
November 14-16, 2019
December 19-21, 2019
January 30 - February 1, 2020
March 5-7, 2020
April 2-4, 2020
May 7-9, 2020
June 10-12, 2020
July 9-11, 2020
August 13 -15, 2020
September 24-26, 2020
November 5-7, 2020
December 10-12, 2020
The Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (EMAC) course addresses clinical and non-clinical skills relevant to the effective management of anaesthetic emergencies.
Understand medical error and adverse events.
Undertake risk assessment, exercise judgement and formulate plans, which optimise patient safety.
Respond rapidly in an emergency and apply systematic principles of emergency management.
Develop competency in procedures including: direct and indirect intubation techniques; emergency surgical airway; cardiopulmonary resuscitation; cardioversion.
Work effectively within a team and as a team leader.
The course is presented as five modules over 2.5 days:
Procedural skills training
Integrated procedural skills training (Clinical)
Pause and discuss scenarios
Immersive Scenarios & reflective debriefing
Video replay and discussion
High and medium fidelity manikin simulators