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The BASIC Transthoracic Echocardiography course is currently full. For interested applicants, you can register to be in the waiting list.


















Course Description

This is part of Basic Assessment and Support in Intensive Care (BASIC) course series. It is developed with the aim to provide participants with a basic understanding of transthoracic echocardiography. Our course consists of an electronic course manual for portable medias, an online pre-course multiple-choice questions (MCQs), interactive lectures, practical skills stations, and completion of a post-course MCQs. The electronic course manual can be downloaded as an “App” to conventional electronic media prior to the course.



Dr Jonathan TAN Jit Ern
Senior Consultant, 
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Dr FONG Wee Kim 
Consultant,
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Dr LAU Yie Hui 
Consultant,
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Dr NG Jiansheng Jensen
Consultant,
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Dr Gordon CHOI
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Dr Cindy TSUI 
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

LOCAL COURSE CONVENOR

Dr LAU Yie Hui 
Consultant, 
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Target Audience

The course is intended for ICU, Anaesthetics and Emergency department specialists and trainees interested in point of case transthoracic echocardiography.



Topics

  • Indications of transthoracic echocardiography
  • Principles of Ultrasound Imaging
  • Basic Controls (Knobology)
  • Image Acquisition
  • Left Heart Assessment
  • Right Heart Assessment
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Haemodynamic Assessment
  • Artefacts
 

Course Fees (Inclusive of Goods and Services Tax)

$400 for non-specialist and $500 for specialist

Course Dates

16 August 2018 (Thursday)

Course Venue

TTSH Level 3, Seminar Room 1&2. 

Registration

Email Kelly_Cao@ttsh.com.sg with your details (Name, Institution, Department, contact number, mailing address and email to register.

How to Make Payment

Cheque 

Cheque Payable to "Tan Tock Seng Hospital Pte Ltd" with your name and contact number on the reverse side.

Mail to: Kelly Cao 
Level 4, Annex 1, South Wing 
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433

Cash  Attn to: Kelly Cao 
Level 4, Annex 1, South Wing 
Department of Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Course Policy

Any cancellation must be notified to organizer in writing. 10% administrative levy will apply to any course fee refunds. A 50% partial refund will be issued if the enrolment is cancelled between 3 and 6 weeks prior to the scheduled course date. No refund will be given if a course enrolment is cancelled within 3 weeks of the scheduled course date.

Course is subject to a minimum participation before course commencement. The organizer reserves the right to cancel the course and fully refund the participants should unforeseen circumstances necessitate.




2019/01/22
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