Course reference: vascularstudyday
Vascular update: Assessment, diagnosis, treatment & referral decisions & informing and negotiating - to help saving more lives and limbs)
THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED
Speakers : Martin Fox and Sue Mathews
Where possible, can delegates wear loose trousers or similar and avoid wearing tights, to allow group practice of Doppler technique on foot, ankle and rear knee (popliteal) pulses. Please bring your Dopplers, gel and any sphyg cuffs with you,
for the workshop sessions.
9.00 Welcome, housekeeping and introductions
9.15 PAD – Overview & changing the PAD paradigm in Podiatry to match population need, guidelines and the Capability Framework
9.45 Workshop: Doppler basics on the arm arteries
10.00 PAD anatomy and pathophysiology - revision & angiosomes
10.15 How NICE are you and your Podiatry Service currently?
10.45 Workshop: Doppler + sphyg skills: taking a systolic pressure (arm)
11.10 Identifying killer symptoms - claudication and ischaemic rest pain
11.40 Cardiovascular and limb risks – informing & negotiating
12.15 Q & A from morning session, then Lunch
13.15 Putting it all together – Pulses, Doppler, ABPI & toe pressures
13.45 Workshop - Doppler signal Runaround – what do you hear?
14.00 Demo - a NICE / IWGDF PAD & CLTI assessment: foot to femoral
14.30 Workshop – taking an ankle systolic pressure: Doppler + sphyg
15.15 PAD case studies – assessment, diagnosis and treatment / referral
15.45 Spotting & reporting irregular pulses – stop a stroke & save a life
16.00 CPD resources for PAD & final slide – Using the 3 Ps of PAD, to save more lives and limbs – just do it!
Sorry, this Event is fully booked.
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||Kettering Conference Centre, Northants