Study day Ultrasound-guided Paracentesis

Entry year
2022/23
Course code
Z51000069
Application
University
Level
Professional/Short Course
Department
School of Health and Social Wellbeing
Campus
Glenside
Duration
One day
Delivery
Face-to-face
Course Director
Mel Williams and Antonio Sassano

Page last updated 4 October 2021

Introduction

The Ultrasound-guided Paracentesis study day comprise a series of lectures and practical hands-on demonstrations on how to use diagnostic ultrasound to scan and guide ascitic drainage.

Delivered by UWE Bristol lecturers and experienced sonographers, this workshop is aimed at practitioners wishing to learn ultrasound guidance for paracentesis and will cover the basics of ultrasound physics, equipment and scanning technique.

Entry requirements

Previous experience of ultrasound scanning is desirable but not essential.

Structure

Content

Participants will learn how to use ultrasound to guide insertion of needles and drains in order to minimise the risks of the procedure.

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

£125.

Lunch, refreshments, CPD certificate and delegate packs are included.

Date

Wednesday 6 October 2021, 09:15-16:00.

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How to apply

How to apply

Please apply online.

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