Learn new skills in this hands-on environment led by experts in bronchoscopy and procedure-related training. Course content will cover managing massive hemoptysis, bronchoscopy-guided percutaneous tracheostomy, foreign body extraction, and bronchoscopy for patients with difficult airways or critically ill patients requiring diagnostic bronchoscopy supported by noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV).
- Hands-on practice, including various techniques for bronchoscopic intubation, foreign body removal using flexible bronchoscopic techniques, endobronchial blockers for massive hemoptysis, bronchoscopy for guiding percutaneous tracheostomy, and techniques for performing NIPPV-assisted bronchoscopy
- Cognitive testing on issues pertinent to bronchoscopy in the ICU
- Skills testing on managing massive hemoptysis and bronchoscopy-guided percutaneous tracheostomy
- Interactive, audience participation with case-based sessions to encourage honest, individual responses. Group responses allow expert faculty to focus on the group, as well as each individual’s learning needs. Only interactive lectures are used in this course as they lead to better retention, better knowledge gain, and learner’s satisfaction
Target Audience: Physicians and health-care professionals from pulmonary and critical care medicine, anesthesia, intensive care medicine, trauma, and thoracic surgery are encourage to attend.
Bronchoscopy Procedures for the ICU in a nutshell:
Video: Past participants explain their favorite parts of our Bronchoscopy Procedures for the ICU course.