REBOA and Temporary IVC Filter Course

2017 REBOA Dates at UC San Diego:

Friday, August 4, 2017
12:30pm – 5:00pm

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Course:  $500
Course Description

The UCSD Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery offer the American College of Surgeons REBOA and Temporary IVC Filter Course.  It is designed for general surgeons to learn indications and techniques for REBOA and temporary IVC filter placement.  The course consists of two 30-minute lectures followed by 5 lab sessions during which the participants will place REBOA and Temporary IVC Gillen catheters.

The course has 8 participants per cadaver, led by an instructor. All courses are held in the state-of-art Center for the Future of Surgery at the UC San Diego School of Medicine. Scrubs and Lunch are included, depending of the course start time.

The participants must also complete pre-course and post-course exams and evaluations.

Objectives

At the completion of this course the participant will be able to demonstrate:

  • Increased knowledge of indications for REBOA and temporary IVC filters
  • Ability to perform Ultrasound guided sheath placement
  • Ability to perform or observe Femoral cutdown procedures for sheath placement
  • Ability to perform placement of 7F Prytime ER-REBOA catheter in a simulator
  • Ability to perform placement of BIO2 Angel Catheter Temporary IVC filter in a simulator
  • Ability to perform placement of 7F Prytime ER-REBOA catheter in a centrally perfused cadaver model

Target Audience

The intended audience includes general surgeons who wish to learn indications and techniques for REBOA and temporary IVC filter placement.

Accreditation

The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit

The American College of Surgeons designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The American College of Surgeons REBOA course complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Any person who needs an accommodation under the ADA should contact the course site.

Course Director

Jay Doucet, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Director, Surgical Critical Care
University of California San Diego

Registration

Please download the registration form and mail, email or fax the form below and send a check for $500 made out to "UC Regents" to:

REBOA/ANGEL Registration
UC San Diego Medical Center-Hillcrest
Division of Trauma
200 West Arbor Drive, MC #8896
San Diego, CA 92103-8896
Phone: (619) 543-7200
Fax: (619) 543-7202