Perioperative Ultrasound for Anaesthetists


We have shared some of our own educational material here. For a comprehensive online RA educational resource, please register for the NZ Anaesthesia Toolbox.

Ultrasound Workshops for 2018

BATS on Ice: Ultrasound Regional Anaesthesia Workshop

BATS on Ice is a well-established ultrasound regional anaesthesia workshop. It provides a comprehensive overview of anatomy, sonoanatomy and clinical practice for regional anaesthesia of the upper and lower limbs and trunk. In addition, we will have a moderated Q&A session to look at recent developments in regional anaesthesia.

Convenors: Neil MacLennan and Chris Nixon

Thursday, 23 August 2018

Heritage Queenstown

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FATE is Focus Assessed Transthoracic Echo. It is a one-day echocardiography workshop for physicians. FATE teaches delegates how to perform a  basic echo study and provides the skills to interpret findings and place them in the clinical context. FATE is aimed at physicians involved in clinical care in the emergency dept, operating room and intensive care environments.

Sunday, 26 August 2018

Heritage Queenstown

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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