08:00 - 23:59
ALERT is a multidisciplinary course in the care of the acutely ill patient that aims to improve: Recognition of the “at risk” patient and how to respond appropriately Identification of impending emergencies. Communication between multidisciplinary teams and ward based nurses & doctors. Initiation of simple treatments required to prevent the spiralling cascade of multi-organ failure. This course is suitable for doctors, nurses and physiotherapists. Content includes: Lectures: Assessing the critically ill patient. Airway & Breathing Assessment. The Hypotensive patient. The patient with a disordered conscious level. The Oliguric patient. The patient in Pain. Communication and Human Factors Sepsis Pain relief Scenarios: Practical sessions in small groups working through clinical scenarios. Note: Nurses: ABA Category 1 approval & 7 CEU’s. St James’s Interns: Required for intern sign off
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