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Resident Teaching 26.05.2016

Topic; Central access and Simulation Scenarios 14.00-14.30 Intraosseous Insertion practical session (Dr.Jane Senior) 14.30-16.00 Simulation scenarios (Dr.Cliff Reid and Dr.Jane Senior) **Please note teaching will be in Education Room on Level 5** APLS Status Epilepticus APLS Anaphylaxis EZ IO from ASNSW

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Resident Teaching 19.05.16

This week’s topic: Paediatrics Thursday’ program: 14.00 – 15.00: Management of Paediatric Anaphylaxis (Margot Treloar, Clinical Nurse Consultant, NSW Anaphylaxis Education Program) 15.00 – 15.30: Paediatric Elbows (Dr Rachel Beer) 15.30 – 16.00: Paediatric Xray Interpretation (Dr Claire Allerton) The

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Resident teaching 12-05-2016

Topic;  ENT Emergencies 14.00-14.20  ENT quiz  (Helen Deakin) 14.20-14.50 Patient with Vertigo (Jane Senior) 15.00-16.00 ENT Emergencies (Leba Sarkis, Surgical Registrar) Hints test and Posterior strokes- if you get a chance listen to the podcast as it will help you

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Resident teaching 28.04.2016

Topic: Haematology and O+G 14.00-14.30: Case presentation- Trauma and Transfusion (Dr.Simon Cassidy) 14.30-14.50: Stopping the bleeding (Dr. Jane Senior) 15.00-16.00: Obstetric and Gynaecology (Dr.Preethi Nagubandi, O+G registrar) Pre-reading; Warfarin reversal Massivetransfusiontemplate Website for all Blood transfusion guidelines , a lot of information but a useful resource  

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Resident Teaching 21.04.16

This week’s topic: Trauma/Plastic Surgery Thursday Program: 1400 – 1500: Burns (Dr Johnny Kwei – plastic surgeon) 1500 – 1600: Facial fractures (Dr Johnny Kwei – plastic surgeon) Recommended pre-reading: LITFL – major burns Q&A LITFL – facial fracture Q&A

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Resident Teaching 07.04.16

This week’s topic: Trauma (continued) Thursdays program: 14.00-1450: Trauma CXR’s and interpretation (Claire Allerton) 15.00-1600: eFAST – practical session (Claire Allerton) Pre-reading: A suggested CXR interpretation mnemonic Please also have a look at Cliff Reid’s eFAST podcast which can be found under

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Resident Education 31-03-2016

Timetable 14.00-15.00  Medication safety  Mishu Bari (Pharmacist, Mona Vale Hospital) 15.00-16.00 Suturing workshop, Deepali Kamalapurk Poels (Surgical registrar) and  Jonathon Field (Ethicon suture rep) Please try and be there for 2pm start See Link for great videos about different suture

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Resident Teaching 24.03.16

This weeks program: 1400-1440: Obstetric & Gynaecology Emergencies (Dr George Davison) 1445-1600: Ascites & Therapeutic Paracentesis – presentation and practical session (Dr Claire Allerton) Pre-reading: Abdominal paracentesis

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Resident Teaching 17-03-16

Topic of the week; Trauma 14.00-15.00 Hand injuries by Dr. Johnny Kwei (Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon) 15.00-16.00 EFAST practical session Cliff Reid and Jane Senior EFAST talk by our very own Cliff Reid

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Resident Teaching 10/03/2016

Topic of the week: Orthopaedics Thursday’s Program: 1400-1420: Dynacast (Belinda Dawson) 1420-1450: Paediatric Orthopaedics (Rachel Beer) 1500-1600: Plaster Cast Application Techniques – practical (Dr Castle & Dr Jerry Lin) Pre-reading & references:     Practical Guide to Backslab application

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