Perioperative ultrasound for anaesthetists


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Ultrasound Workshops for 2018

Anatomy and Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia

Friday 13 April, 2018, Auckland Medical School, Park Road, Grafton

This workshop is designed to improve your knowledge of regional anaesthesia anatomy.

Each station will study the relevant gross anatomy in prosections and anatomical models. Sonoanatomy will be covered by scanning live models in small groups (max size 4 delegates). There will be an optional needle-imaging skills session at the end of the day,

BATS on Ice Regional Anaesthesia Workshop

Thursday 23 August, Heritage Hotel, Queenstown

BATS on Ice 2018 will provide a comprehensive US workshop for regional anaesthesia of the upper limb, lower limb and trunk.

Each workstation will review the anatomy and sonoantomy of the region, followed by small-group scanning practice, and will conclude with a discussion on practical aspects of block performance.

There will be a moderated Q&A session with a clinical focus to conclude the day.





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Administrative contact

Please contact Karen Patching -
Desk phone: +64 (0) 9 375 7085
Email: karenp@adhb.govt.nz

c/- Department of Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
Level 8 - Support Building, Auckland City Hospital
PO Box 92024, Auckland, New Zealand