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Heart & Lung Assessment Masterclass

Duration: 2 Day(s)
CPD Hours: 16
Start Time: 09:15
End Time: 16:30

OVERVIEW

 

Learn how to examine the respiratory and cardiovascular systems.

 

"Would highly recommend!"

"Extremely informative - will definitely help my practice."

"Our tutor really knew his subject. I have learnt so much from this intensive course. Course was very helpful for my new job!"

Past course delegates

CONTENT

 

Applied cardio-respiratory anatomy and physiology

Conduction system, cardiac cycle

Auscultatory technique:

  • Using the stethoscope
  • The five auscultatory areas
  • Enhancement and environment

Heart sound dynamics:

  • Basic heart sounds, their origins
  • Electrocardiogram relationship to the sounds
  • Depolarisation and repolarisation

Normal heart sounds:

  • First and second sounds; third and fourth sounds

Abnormal heart sounds:

  • Opening snaps; systolic ejection sounds
  • Murmurs - systolic and diastolic, continuous

Arterial Blood Gases interpretation workshop

Chest X-ray interpretation workshop

Auscultatory areas:

  • Thoracic structures and landmarks;
  • Anterior, lateral and posterior chest wall surfaces

Auscultatory technique:

  • Normal breath sounds
  • Abnormal and diminished breath sounds, crackles, wheezes

Accurately recording your findings

Legal and professional considerations

AIMS AND OUTCOMES

 

  • Advanced understanding of cardio-respiratory anatomy & physiology
  • Accurate cardiac assessment and record keeping
  • Develop a good understanding of heart and lung sounds

ATTENDED BY

  • Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • Pharmacists
  • Cardiac Physiologist and Technicians

COURSE VENUES / PRICES

London

Broadway House Conference Centre
20/06/2024 - 21/06/2024
£ 299.00
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Live Online Instructor Led Course

Zoom
04/07/2024 - 05/07/2024
£ 299.00
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Birmingham

Venue to be confirmed
26/09/2024 - 27/09/2024
£ 299.00
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Manchester

Venue to be confirmed
29/10/2024 - 30/10/2024
£ 299.00
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Live Online Instructor Led Course

Zoom
06/11/2024 - 07/11/2024
£ 299.00
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London

Venue to be confirmed
19/12/2024 - 20/12/2024
£ 299.00
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