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Managing Anaphylaxis and Other Perioperative Emergencies

Clinical Training

Anaesthesia

Target Audience

Consultant anaesthetists and provisional fellows.

GPs with advanced specialist training in anaesthesia

Experienced anaesthethic nurses/technicians. (Anaesthetists are encouraged to attend with a nurse from their place of work)

Pre-requisites

Consultant / GP anaesthetist or provisional fellow

Anaesthetic nurses

CPD allowances
Course Coordinator

Dr Adam Rehak

Price

$1430 per anaesthetist

$330 per anaesthetic nurse / technician



Duration

1 day

Maximum Participants

Maximum 8 doctors and 4 nurses / techs per course

Dates

May 18, 2021

The course is a recognised emergency response activity in ANZCA’s CPD program with the following recognition codes:

·     Anaphylaxis – ER-17-AN-042

·     Can’t Intubate, Can’t Oxygenate (CICO) – ER-17-CICO-081   

The course also provides 16 CPD points (8 hours) in the “Knowledge & Skills/Short Courses” category

Course Description

Aims

This course aims to update the participants knowledge of and ability to manage a variety of anaphylaxis and anaphylaxis-like presentations while simultaneously developing generic crisis management skills applicable to emergency situations in anaesthetic practice.


Facilitation

The course will be facilitated by both a simulation / humand factors expert and an anaphylaxis xontenet expert from ANZAAG


 Topics covered         

  1. Recognition and initial management of anaphylaxis cases

  2. Differential diagnoses and other considerations in refractory anaphylaxis presentations

  3. Human factors and the application of Crisis Resource Management principles to prevent and manage these events

  4. An update on CPR, Advanced Life Support and dysrhythmia management

 

Training Methods

  • Immersive scenarios with reflective debriefing

  • Hands-on Skills Workshops

  • Pause & discuss scenarios

  • Video and case-based learning exercises

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Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre

Level 6 Kolling Building,

Royal North Shore Hospital

Reserve Rd, St Leonards, NSW 2065.

NSLHD-smsc@health.nsw.gov.au

Tel: +61 (2) 9926 4620

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