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CPD accredited, online courses for doctors in all of the major specialties

Resuscitation Symposium 2024

Taking place live, online on Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 June 2024

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DAY ONE - Wednesday 26 June 2024

10:00 - 10:50

Resuscitation end points - how to recognise shock and guide resuscitation in the ED

Dr Martin Dachsel

Consultant in Acute and General Medicine, Surrey and Sussex Healthcare Trust

10:50 - 11:40

Airway, hot topics and tips

Dr Orla Lacey

Consultant Anaesthetist, specialising in anaesthesia for head and neck/maxillofacial cancers, the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London

11:40 - 12:00

Break

12:00 - 12:40

Acid-base disturbances: How best to assess in the ED

Dr Lucy Bingham

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

12:40 - 13:20

Venous Gas - All we need?

Dr Luciano Gattinoni

Consultant in ICU and Emergency Medicine

13:20 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:50

The role of blood and blood products in resuscitation

Dr Rocio Santamaria

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London

14:50 - 15:40

Echo guided diagnosis and fluid resuscitation in shock

Dr Michael Trauer

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, St Thomas’ Hospital, London

15:40 - 16:00

Break

16:00 - 17:00

Trauma Resus and Clinical Scenarios

Dr Michael Obiako

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Wales

DAY TWO - Thursday 27 June 2024

09:30 - 10:30

Use of fluids in resuscitation of trauma/non-trauma patients?

Professor Tim Harris

Consultant in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine

10:30 - 11:20

Resuscitation in GI haemorrhage

Dr Bernard Foex

Consultant in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Manchester Royal Infirmary

11:20 - 11:40

Break

11:40 - 12:30

Resuscitation in cardiogenic shock

Dr Bernard Foex

Consultant in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Manchester Royal Infirmary

12:30 - 13:00

Break

13:10 - 13:55

PE and resuscitation

Dr Michael Trauer

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, St Thomas’ Hospital, London

13:55 - 14:00

Break

14:00 - 14:50

New perspectives on Cardiogenic shock

Dr Alastair Proudfoot

Consultant in Critical Care & Lead for Cardiogenic Shock
Barts Heart Centre, London

14:50 - 15:10

Break

15:10 - 16:00

Resuscitation in severe sepsis and septic shock

Dr Andrew Leitch

Consultant Intensivist and Anaesthetist, Royal London Hospital

16:00 - 17:00

Regional Approach to the Management of Cardiac arrest

Dr Mamoun Abu-Habsa

Consultant in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine Bart's Health NHS Trust, London

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Course advisors

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Professor Tim Harris

Tim Harris is qualified in intensive care medicine, emergency and pre-hospital medicine in Australia and the UK. He works in these specialties at the Royal London and Newham University Hospitals and London HEMS. He is academic lead for the London School of Emergency Medicine.

He is Professor of Emergency Medicine at Barts Health NHS Trust and QMUL, London, UK.

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Dr Laura Hunter

Dr Laura Hunter is a Consultant in Emergency Medicine and Clinical Toxicology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London. She completed Emergency Medicine Higher Specialist Training in Merseyside Deanery, prior to her move to London in 2010. Special areas of interest include recreational drug toxicity, Inclusion Health and the development of Routine Blood Borne Virus screening within the Emergency Department.
She trained at King’s College Hospital and was initially a consultant radiologist at Imperial College NHS Trust for 10 years before returning to King’s College Hospital. She has published widely and special interest in imaging post arthroplasty hips.

Course faculty

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Dr Mamoun Abu-Habsa

Consultant in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine, Barts Health NHS Trust

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Dr Lucy Bingham

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Imperial NHS Trust

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Dr Bernard Foëx

Consultant in Emergency Medicine & Critical Care, Manchester Royal Infirmary

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Dr Luciano Gattinoni

Dr Gattinoni is currently working as Gastprofessor at the University of Göttingen (Germany).
He invented the “Extracorporeal CO 2 Removal” and promoted the "baby lung" (1980's) and mechanical power concepts (2016). He has previously served as President for the Italian National Society of Anesthesia, and Intensive Care, the European Society of Intensive Care, and the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine. His research focuses on the pathophysiology and treatment of acute respiratory failure, sepsis and acid base disorders. He has published more than 400 research articles in peer reviewed journals. He is Honorary Member of the German Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and was awarded with the Life Time Achievement Award by the American Society of Anesthesiology.

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Dr Orla Lacey

Consultant Anaesthetist, (anaesthesia for head and neck/maxillofacial cancers), the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London

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Dr Andrew Leitch

Consultant in Anaesthesia & Intensive Care Medicine, Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust

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Dr Syed Masud

Consultant Emergency Medicine, Paediatric Emergency Medicine & Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

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Dr Michael Obiako

Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Royal Glamorgan Hospital - Cwm Taf University Health Board and Ultrasound Lead for the All Wales School of Emergency Medicine

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Dr Alastair Proudfoot

Consultant in Critical Care & Lead for Cardiogenic Shock, Barts Heart Centre, London

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Dr Rocio Santamaria

Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London

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Dr Michael Trauer

Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

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The aim

By the end of the course, participants will have:

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Comments from attendees of this course in June 2023

  • Very good choice of topics and coverage; the topics covered recent advances in Resus and dealing with some awkward cases. this is my second attendance and very good learning every time, I achieve what I expected

  • EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE WITH WEBEX it all seemed to work seamlessly

  • Sessions were really good, the approach, examples, real cases, video and interactivity makes it easier to learn, otherwise would just read a textbook.

  • WebEx is excellent, no problems at all, this platform worked really well

  • I have achieved a lot as a practising anaesthetist and I will be teaching what I learned

  • Excellent lecturing and coverage

  • I enjoyed the overview that this course presented in a wide range of topic with great speakers and very important, the fact we can go back and review the recorded course

  • The content, delivery and pace gave us a very good revision, new ideas, all very good to implement back at work

  • All topics were really hot and delivered by top speakers and an excellent course coordination and support by Infomed

  • GOOD QUALITY TOPICS EXCELLENT PRESENTATION PUNCTUALITY

  • A very good lectures’ content, the calibre of the presenters and their methods of delivery were outstanding

  • This course was about good content, very good presentations, doing it from home; all very good value for money

  • Content, presentations, programme length, pace of talks, excellent speakers, Slido & opportunities to ask questions – and at home!

  • Quality of presentations, catch up service, technical easiness, very well organised and run by Infomed

  • The quality of the content was superb, the presenters were knowledgeable and the presentation was excellent.

  • Excellent topics , great presentation , learning from Q&A; imminently practical for A&E Doctors

  • I got a few new ideas to go away with, particularly the integration of ultrasound into my routine practice, sure it will make easy to deliver quality service to patients.

  • Learned a few new things ,could use that in my clinical practice, they will help me to manage my patients better

  • It will make me more confident in my practice as I will bring latest updates into my clinical practice; definitely want to learn more TTE

Comments from attendees of this course in June 2022

Very good to have a multi-specialty content with very good speakers, and really good that we attend from home, plus a catch up service included in the price! - ability to watch programme again
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Fantastic course, nice arrangements, appropriate times for topics and timely breaks
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
A very comprehensive coverage of recent advances in resuscitation, this should continue as an annual event.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Good coverage of topics and felt have achieved the target of my learning.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Well done, very good selection of topics and quality presenters and well facilitated by Infomed.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Very full programme with excellent informative content and quality faculty
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Very good organisation, quite impressive setup, easy to use Webex especially with Slido for polls and comments.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Time keeping was very good, very good quality lectures, very relevant topics
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Good Infomed organisation, relevant topics, liked Webex and Slido, good Q&A – all good.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Thanks it is virtual, being at home is much better and productive than travelling around the country, topics very relevant, time management very good, very well organised, well spaces lectures and breaks.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Very experienced and knowledgeable presenters with excellent summaries of the evidence.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
All topics relevant Emergency Medicine and nicely presented by very knowledgeable lecturers.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Excellent informed lectures by leaders in their fields on a wide range of topics on the various aspects of Resus.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
I am more informed in all the topics covered in this symposium, Thanks.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
It will make me reflect on all the concepts presented, I will read and complete my understanding of few concepts I still need to dig in with the catch up, I will be a better/ confident practitioner, and a better teacher to my junior colleagues.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
What I learnt today will change my practice of dealing with GI bleeding
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Considerable impact on many aspects of my care it will certainly improve my practise.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Increase my confidence to use POCUS more often
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)
Refreshed my practice and will help me in being more confident treating sepsis, GI bleed.
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2022)

Comments from attendees of this course in June 2021

Broad range of topics, very good lecturers, watching lectures from home!
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
The expertise of the speakers who were all excellent
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Good choice of topics, variety of excellent speakers, access from home
Anaesthetist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Excellent speakers with clear delivery and evidence base and recent updates
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
The interactive nature, quality of information, expert clinicians
Anaesthetist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Experienced and excellent speakers plus Infomed organisation was excellent
Intensivist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Interactivity, concise presentations for all relevant topics, I think it was done wonderfully.
Intensivist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Reasonably priced, well organised and watched it from comfort of home, continue the good work Infomed
EM Physician(delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Good key points to enhance my management of resuscitation in certain patients
EM Physician (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
Good to have access to catch - up lectures
Intensivist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
I have taken lots of good learning which will have a positive impact on the patients I care for.
Anaesthetist (delegate from this webinar in 2021)
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Frequently asked questions

We will contact you by email one week before the course takes place with all the necessary links and joining information.

We will re-send the links the day before the course.

If you have not received an email from us please contact us at webinars@infomedltd.co.uk and we will respond ASAP.

NO. Infomed shall provide you, upon registration a link to stream the course within your web browser, or you can download a small application to run it as a separate window on your computer. If you would prefer a mobile device, we shall also include a link download an app from the Play Store/App Store.

YES! It is very much encouraged. There will be Q&A sessions chaired by Infomed. You can type your questions in the 'chat' facility and they will be put to the speakers.

You can find your catch-up in your account page.

At the end of the catch-up page you will find a link to the feedback form, which will generate your CPD certificate when you submit your feedback.

If the catch-up is not visible in your account, please contact us and we will amend your account ASAP.

Using the short videos below, we shall guide you through the process of joining a meeting using Webex. If joining from your own computer If you are connecting from your own device then it is likely that you will be able to join via the Webex application. If joining from a trust/institution computer However, if you are using a computer that is owned and restricted by your trust, then you may find it easier to join via your web browser. Please see the second video for guidance on this process.

Joining Webex using the application on your PC or Mac

Joining Webex using your web browser

Using the short videos below, we shall guide you through the process of opening the PACS and then on to opening, manipulating, and closing a case. You are welcome to access our demo case set below
View demo cases here Password: INFOMED

Accessing the database and cases on PACS​

Advanced features of PACS​

When you connect to a course you should see some introductory slides and hear music.

If you cannot hear any music please check you are connected to the audio.

At the bottom of the webex meeting you may see a button that says "Connect to audio".

Click this and then select "Use computer for audio" in the pop-up box.

If you have connected by a browser you may need to give your browser access to your microphone in order to connect to the audio.

Click the padlock in the top left of your browser and make sure microphone access is allowed

If this does not resolve your issue please email us or call us on 0204 520 5081

To join an Infomed Online course you simply need an internet connection and a browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari).

You can also connect from a mobile device: Download the Webex Meetings app from your App Store.

To join a course with a smooth experience, your internet connection must be stable, not connected to a VPN and at least 20Mbps download.

Below you can use the tool to run an internet speed test.

You must test from:

  • -- the location that you intend the see the course from;
  • -- withing the location, if using Wi-Fi, the room or department area that you intend to view the course from to ensure a good signal
  • -- if connecting from home, a computer that is not connected to a workplace VPN

Internet Speed Test

Please test your connection speed at www.fast.com

To join a course with a smooth experience, your internet connection must be stable, not connected to a VPN and at least 20Mbps download.

 

Course fees

Live access, plus 90 days access to course recordings

Delegate fee: £345 inc VAT

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