Aster Medcity, Kochi hosts Aster International Emergency Ultrasound Course – 2015 (AIEUC – 2015), an international emergency ultrasound course in Kochi from March 18-20, 2015.
The three-day course will include sessions from national and international faculty on globally followed latest techniques for emergency ultrasound. Faculties of international repute include Keith Boniface, MD RDMS, Washington, DC and Hamid Shokoohi, MD MPH FACEP. From India, Dr Venugopalan PP, Director, Aster Emergency Medicine Network.
The course aims to provide hands-on training by well-known faculties, thus enabling the participants to improve their emergency ultrasound practices and hence patient care. The various sessions at the course will endow the attending physicians with the latest emergency technology available for diagnosis.
Some of the topics to be included at the course are: ‘FAST – Focused assessment with sonography in trauma,’ ‘Haepatobiliary and cardiac scanning,’ ‘Vascular access screening,’ ‘Deep vein thrombosis,’ ‘Advanced abdominal ultrasound, and ‘Soft tissue infections.’
The course will also provide a chance for hands-on training by the experts.