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16 Jun 2020

Analgesia and Anaesthesia & Nursing the Critical Patient

Sheffield

Objectives

Day 1 - Analgesia and Anaesthesia
Key learning objectives:

  • Which analgesics are suitable for emergency patients and why
  • Anaesthetic protocols for emergency patients
  • Safe anaesthetic monitoring
  • Cardiovascular and respiratory emergencies during anaesthesia

Day 2 - Nursing the Critical Patient

Course content:

  • Managing recumbent patients
  • Nutrition and feeding tubes
  • Managing urinary catheters, chest drains, tracheostomy tubes

Key learning objectives:

  • Learn nursing techniques to improve the care of recumbent patients
  • The importance of early enteral nutrition and techniques which are available to achieve this
  • Management of the common tubes and drains in the critical patient
  • Infection control considerations for the critical patient – prevention of healthcare associated infections

Summary

Comprehensive course notes, refreshments and lunch on each day.

Available Dates

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