RACEplus – Dunedin
7 November 2020
Dunedin Hospital ICU
** Please note while we try our best to offer the listed courses, there is always a small chance that the course may be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. In this case, we will offer refund in full.**
Location: Dunedin, New Zealand
Date: 7-8 November 2020
RACE (Rapid Assessment by Cardiac Echo) is a transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) course specifically designed for the critical care and acute care physicians. Its objective is to equip physicians in these areas with the skills and knowledge to perform focused bedside TTE so that common cardiac and haemodynamic disorders can be identified quickly. RACE is suitable for physicians with little or no prior knowledge of TTE, and there is a strong focus on HANDS-ON practice in this course.
✓Left heart function
✓Right heart function
✓Pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade
✓Intravascular volume (fluid status) assessment
RACEplus is an extended course of RACE. The content of RACEplus:
♦ Day 1: RACE workshop
♦ Day 2: Intermediate (the plus) module that includes
✓Echo in hypotensive patients
✓Focused assessment and feedback from instructors
✓Case interpretation workshop
Accreditations and CME points
RACEplus is a recognized course for CME purpose by various colleges in Australasia & other countries, including CICM, ACEM, ANZCA, RACP, ASUM (RCE), HKCEM and HKCA.
Program is available here.
- All fees and payments are in Australian dollars (AUD).
- The registration fee includes a copy of McLean & Huang (2012) Critical Care Ultrasound Manual. Elsevier Australia.
- Please note that ePre-course will not be available until 2021. Hence, a Certificate of Attendance will be issued after successful completion of the course.
If a course is cancelled by the Organiser, full (100%) refund will be returned to the Registrant. If the course is postponed, the Registrant can either seek a full refund or attend the course on the new date(s). Cancellation or postponement of course delivery will be announced at least 20 days prior to the original delivery date.