The Cutting Edge: Emergency and Critical Care Cadaver Skills Lab - San Antonio, TX, October, 2024
This two day 'hands on" course for Emergency Medicine, Hospitalist, Critical Care Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers will provide full day of procedural instruction / practice in the cadaver lab and a full day ultrasound and airway instruction / practice. Each participant will demonstrate proficiency in each of the following procedures:
Surgical airway management
Chest tube thoracostomy
Central venous access
Wound care: I&D abscesses, suture repair
Peripheral nerve blocks (facial, wrist, ankle, femoral)
Traumatic amputation demo
Resuscitation thoracotomy demo
Lateral canthotomy demo
Ultrasound Techniques, including vascular access, peripheral nerve blocks, and FAST exams for physicians.
Airway station with manikin intubation using adult and pediatric models, demonstration of airway adjuncts (King Vision, Glidescope, LMA, Combitube I-gel, SALT)
EZ-IO demonstration station
Prerequisite - 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Participants must successfully complete 10 on-line EM Skills and Procedures modules as prerequisites for attending the lab. You will be awarded a total of 8.5 CME credits upon completion.
Cancellations must be made in writing to CEME at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Refunds, less a $100 processing fee, are provided prior to September 6.
There will be no refunds or transfers after September 6.
Emergency Medicine, Hospitalist, Critical Care Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
Providers will be able to demonstrate competency in all identified skills.
Providers will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the correct use of the equipment necessary to perform each of these skilled procedures.
“The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this live for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 14.00 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.
- 14.00 ACEP
- 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 14.00 AOA Category 2A
- 14.00 Certificate of Participation
- 14.00 Satisfactory Completion