Monthly Archives: March 2016

Resident Education 31-03-2016

Timetable 14.00-15.00  Medication safety  Mishu Bari (Pharmacist, Mona Vale Hospital) 15.00-16.00 Suturing workshop, Deepali Kamalapurk Poels (Surgical registrar) and  Jonathon Field (Ethicon suture rep) Please try and be there for 2pm start See Link for great videos about different suture

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Resident Teaching 24.03.16

This weeks program: 1400-1440: Obstetric & Gynaecology Emergencies (Dr George Davison) 1445-1600: Ascites & Therapeutic Paracentesis – presentation and practical session (Dr Claire Allerton) Pre-reading: Abdominal paracentesis

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Resident Teaching 17-03-16

Topic of the week; Trauma 14.00-15.00 Hand injuries by Dr. Johnny Kwei (Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon) 15.00-16.00 EFAST practical session Cliff Reid and Jane Senior EFAST talk by our very own Cliff Reid

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Cardiac Arrest Sim 2016-03-11

A case of refractory ventricular fibrillation was simulated, outlining the challenges faced in a non-cardiac centre in a patient for whom standard Advanced Cardiac Life Support measures fail to achieve return of spontaneous circulation. The simulation highlighted some excellent approaches

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Resident Teaching 10/03/2016

Topic of the week: Orthopaedics Thursday’s Program: 1400-1420: Dynacast (Belinda Dawson) 1420-1450: Paediatric Orthopaedics (Rachel Beer) 1500-1600: Plaster Cast Application Techniques – practical (Dr Castle & Dr Jerry Lin) Pre-reading & references:     Practical Guide to Backslab application

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