Registration includes both Friday and Saturday Surgical Suite Sessions.
The objective of the course is to provide an in-depth review of the evolving role of APPs in Thoracic Surgery, with an emphasis on all aspects of perioperative care including current surgical techniques in bedside procedures. This session will provide a hands-on experience in performing: bronchoscopy, thoracentesis, insertion and removal of various types of chest tubes- tunneled vs non-tunneled, as well as, the use of ultrasonography for locating pleural and pericardial effusions. We will discuss the establishment and management of an independent APP Thoracic Surgery Consult Service and its incorporation to surgical practices.
10/12/2018 12:45 PM - 10/13/2018 12:00 PM