Hosted by the Royal Society of Medicine and the Health Education Kent Surrey Sussex (HEKSS) Deanery, this webinar aims to provide topics to cover acute medical presentations including Functional neurological disease, ultrasound for the GIM doctor and Heart - Lung - IVC: A perpetual Dance.
This programme is most relevant for GIM trainees at specialist registrar level, but will also be relevant to internal medical trainees, international medical graduates and all grades of medical doctors working in the frontline.
Registration is free for RSM members and KSS trainees.
Learning objectives include:
- Functional neurological disease
- Study a case presentation of FND
- Review the spectrum of illness caused by FND
- Review the clinical and examination features which help to distinguish FND from non-functional neurological conditions
- Review initial and longer term treatment strategies
- Point of care ultrasound for the GIM doctor – why should I bother?
- Learn basic bedside ultrasound techniques
- Discuss evidence behind common examination findings when breathless
- Case studies of ultrasound in practice
- Heart – Lung - IVC: A perpetual Dance
- Learn about basic cardiac windows
- See examples of normal and poor cardiac function
- Learn how to combine basic cardiac scanning with lung scanning and IVC assessment for enhanced patient assessment
- Final session - TBC
This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom.
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