Resident Education 11.08.16

Thursday’s Program:

14.00 – 15.00: ED Morbidity and Mortality Meeting

15.00 – 16.00: Airway – tips, tricks and learning from our mistakes! (Dr Maurice Chan & Claire Allerton)

Please have a look at this great Ventilation Video by EM Updates’ Reuben Strayer prior to the session. He makes a lot of sense and I have apparently been teaching BVM technique all wrong – apologies!

Emergency Ventilation in 11 minutes

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Resident teaching 4-7-2016

Thursdays programme

14.00-15.00 Morbidity & Mortality meeting

15.00-16.00 ECG interpretation

Have a look at these ECGs and come to teaching prepared with your answers






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Resident Education 28.07.16

Topic: Neonatal Resuscitation

Thursday’s Program:

14.00 – 14.50: Neonatal Resus SIM 

15.00 – 15.30: Case presentation (Dr Claire Allerton)

15.30 – 16.00: Umbilical Vein Catheterisation (Practical)


neonate ARC flowchart

neonatal assessment

neonatal airway

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Resident teaching 21-07-16

Topic of the week; Trauma

14.00-14.30 Cervical spine injuries (Jane Senior)

14.30-15.00 Blunt abdominal trauma (Jane Senior)

15.00-16.00 Paediatric Orthopaedic Injuries (Jerry Lin- Orthopaedic Reg)


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Resident teaching 14.07.16

Topic; Paediatrics

14.00-14.30 Paediatric Respiratory presentations (Simon Cassidy)

14.30-14.50  Acute Asthma Management (Jane Senior)

15.00-16.00  Paediatric SIM  (Jane Senior)

Assessment of Asthmatic 0-5yrs and  >6yrs

Acute Asthma Guidelines

If you get the chance a great summary on the Medical Management from the “Don’t forget the bubbles” team



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Resident Teaching 30.06.16

This weeks topic: Toxicology

Thursday Program:

14.00-14.45: Simulation (either in resus or level 5 SIM room)  (Barbie Payne & Claire Allerton)

14.45 – 15.00: SIM debrief and ECG interpretation

15.00-16.00: Rapid sequence intubation including practical session (Dr Claire Allerton)


Please have a go at interpreting the following ECG’s of a 19yr old girl who has taken an intentional overdose…Bonus points for exam-style format, and extra bonus points if you can tell me what type of drug she has taken! The 1st ECG is taken on her arrival to resus, the 2nd ECG is 30mins later.

Warning – you will be expected to treat this patient during the SIM session.



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Resident teaching 23-06-16

Topic; Neurosurgical Spinal

14.00-15.00 Spinal trauma (Dr.Jerry Lin, Orthopaedic Registrar)

15.00-16.00 Lumbar punctures practical session (Jane Senior)

Further information on Lumbar Punctures in the ED Lumbar puncture ECI

Paediatric LP

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