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Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia (UGRA): 2-day Course

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Current Programme2014 Day 1 Wednesday 18th June 2014 UCLH Simulation Centre, 250 Euston Road.

The sonoantomy lectures will be delivered by expert regional anaesthetists. We will focus on essential knowledge of the ultrasound machine, probe handling and safe needling techniques. Live model scanning of the upper limb, lower limb, belly and back will be led by anaesthetists experienced in UGRA. We will teach the 5 essential blocks for everyday UGRA practice

09.00     Introduction Lecture

09.15     The Ultrasound Machine Lecture

09.30     Upper Limb Sonoanatomy Lecture

10.00     Model Ultrasound Scanning & Phantom Needling

12.00     Lunch

13.00     Lower Limb & Abdomen Sonoanatomy Lecture

13.30     Model Ultrasound Scanning

15.30     Coffee

16.00     International UGRA Update Lecture

17.00     Closing Lecture Feedback and Evaluation

Day 2 Thursday 18th June 2014 Simulation Centre (am) UCL Anatomy Department, Rockefeller Building (pm).

The cadaveric anatomy teaching will be led by both anaesthetists and surgeons on both cadavers and prosected anatomy specimens. There will be an opportunity to both ultrasound scan and practice in-plane and out-of-plane needling techniques on the cadavers.

09.00     Anatomy Lectures

12.00     Lunch

13.00     Cadaveric UGRA Practice

17.00     Close

Download program and CPD matrix codes here

Cost £300 trainees; £500 consultants for the 2 day course.

For bookings please click on the UCLH Charity logo to be redirected to our secure online payment site

UCLH Charity LogoFood refreshments,  included!

Public transport The course is being held at:

The UCH Education Centre,

250 Euston Road



Nearest tube: Warren Street
Nearest train: Kings Cross/Euston

Map of venue

Booking queries Claire Matejowsky, clare.matejowsky@uclh.nhs.uk
Course organisers Dr Damon Kamming, Dr Navkiran Kaur and Dr Simeon West
CPD Approved for 10 CPD credits


June 18, 2014 @ 8:00 am
June 19, 2014 @ 5:00 pm


UCLH Simulation Centre
250 Euston Road, London, NW1 2PG United Kingdom
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