BLA Study Day "Emergency Airways"

BLA STUDY DAY "EMERGENCY AIRWAY COURSE"

Monday, 12th March 2018

The Royal College of Surgeons of England, London

Consultants £170 
(BLA members £145)
Trainees/SLTs/AHPs
 £140 
(BLA members £120)

To book please contact: enquiries@britishlaryngological.org 

 

 

FROM 08:00

REGISTRATION & COFFEE

08:50–09:00

Welcome Address

PROF DAVID HOWARD

 

09:00-09:20

Anatomy/physiology of the upper airway

PROF DAVID HOWARD

09:20-09:40

Indications for Tracheostomy –

temporary/permanent

MR GURI SANDHU

Consultant Otolaryngologist and Head & Neck Surgeon at Imperial College and The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospitals in London

09:40-09:50

Emergency tracheostomy

PROF DAVID HOWARD

09:50-10:20

Alternatives to tracheostomy in a critical airway

TINA FERGUSON

10:20-10:30

COFFEE & DISCUSSIOIN

10:30-11:00

Tracheostomy – insertion, percutaneous and open surgery

MR GURI SANDHU

Consultant Otolaryngologist and Head & Neck Surgeon at Imperial College and The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospitals in London

11:00-11:20

Tubes – types, securing, etc

HENRY LEWITH

Anaesthetic Registrar (ST5),

Oxford Deanery

11:20-11:50

Tracheostomy management, communication

MARGARET ASHCROFT

11:50-12:20

The Intensive/Critical Care Unit –

Humidification, bronchoscopy, weaning, etc!

HENRY LEWITH

Anaesthetic Registrar (ST5),

Oxford Deanery

120-12:30

Questions

 

12:30 – 13:30

LUNCH

13:30 – 13:45

Tube changes

MARGARET ASHCROFT

13:45-14:00

Emergencies – occlusions, plugging,

Bleeding

PROF DAVID HOWARD

14:00 – 16:00

PRACTICAL

 

Surgical Traheostomy – elective

 

Percutaneous tracheostomy – Fiberoptic

 

Emergency cricothyroidotomy,

tracheostomy

 

 

 

 

ALL FACULTY

16:00

QUESTIONS AND FEEBACK

 

Date: 
Monday, 12 March, 2018
Location: 
The Royal College of Surgeons of England, London