Acute Medical Emergencies
Duration: 2 Days - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 16
- Price: £280.00
A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.
A very comprehensive two days, delivered using a variety of teaching styles, by professionals who manage medical emergencies on a day-to-day basis. A number of the more common presenting conditions are covered providing a structured approach to the pathophysiology, initial assessment and management of the acutely ill medical patient. Attended by nurses, doctors and Allied Health Professionals who are likely to encounter this category of patient.
"I was extremely pleased to attend this course. Tutor made it easy and understandable."
"Course excellent! I will recommend it to colleagues. Very informative and up-to-date. Teacher excellent!"
Past course delegates, November 2016
Systematic approach in the medically ill patient
ABC focussed approach to medical emergencies
- Cardiac failure
- Acute Myocardial Infarction
- Unstable angina
Acute upper Gastro-intestinal haemorrhage
Risk assessment and management of massive gastro-intestinal bleeding
Emergency treatment of Anaphylaxis
Respiratory emergencies -
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Acute renal failure
- pulmonary oedema
- Pulmonary embolism
- Neurological stroke; meningism; fits