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Training

Skill Modules

Basic airway management

  • Airway anatomy and evaluation
  • Mask ventilation
  • Oropharyngeal and nasal airways
  • Direct laryngoscopy and intubation
  • LMA placement
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees

Difficult airway management

  • Difficult airway algorithm
  • Airway anesthesia
  • Fiber-optic intubation
  • Intubation with Fastrach and CTrach LMA
  • Intubation with Shikani optical stylet and light wand
  • Cricothyrotomy and jet ventilation
  • Combitube
  • Intubation over bougie
  • Retrograde wire intubation
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees

Spinal access

  • Anatomy of the spine and thecal spaces
  • Sterile procedure performance
  • Lumbar puncture kit contents
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Opening pressure measurement
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees

Peripheral vascular access

  • Informed consent
  • General precautions
  • Venipuncture
  • Peripheral IV catheter placement
  • Arterial catheterization kits
  • Arterial catheter (radial and femoral) placement
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees

Central venous catheterization

  • Anatomy of central veins
  • Sterile procedure performance
  • Triple lumen catheter kit contents
  • Internal jugular vein catheter placement/UTZ guidance
  • Subclavian vein catheter placement
  • Femoral vein catheter placement
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees

Urethral catheterization

  • Anatomy of the male and female urinary tract
  • Sterile procedure performance
  • Foley catheter kit contents
  • Urethral catheter placement
  • Urine sample collection
  • Indications, contraindications and management of complications
  • Objective structured clinical evaluation
  • Evaluation of session by trainees