CME WORKSHOP ON PLEURAL DISEASES | Indus Hospital & Health Network

CME WORKSHOP ON PLEURAL DISEASES

Date:25 & 26th March, 2021
Time: 09:00 am – 12:30 pm
Venue: Seminar Room

Participants Invited:

  • Residents of Pulmonology
  • Residents of General Surgery
  • Residents of Internal Medicine
  • Residents of Emergency Medicine
  • Residents of General Medicine
  • Nursing Staff

Facilitators:

  • Dr. Mujahid Hussain, pulmonology.
  • Dr. Syed Ali Naqi, general surgery

Moderator:

Dr. ABDUL REHMAN AZAM
Resident, Pulmonology
ar.azam@tih.org.pk

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this workshop, the participants will be able to:

  1. Have Knowledge of pleural diseases, including management, indications of intervention, and referral criteria
  2. Diagnose pneumothorax, including tension pneumothorax, pleural effusion, empyema, hemothorax.
  3. Perform tube thoracostomy safely
  4. Identify and deal with complications.

Details of Workshop:

D 1: Lectures 0900 to 1230
Day 2: Lectures 0900 to 1030; Hands-on 1045 to 1230; Certificate distribution: 1230

Lectures:

  1. Anatomy and physiology: Dr Sheeraz Siddiqui, Dr Nazish Iftikhar
  2. Approach to a patient with pleural effusion: (Indus hospital guidelines); Role of aspiration, biopsy, pigtail, chest tube (Dr Sohail Akhtar)
  3. Empyema/parapneumonic effusion, TB, Malignancy, other types of effusions: Dr Saima Saeed
  4. Pneumothorax: (Indus hospital guidelines): Dr Mujahid Hussain
  5. Tube thoracostomy; chest tube gone wrong: Dr Syed Ali Naqi
  6. Post-procedural care (Dr. Nazish)
  7. The ‘difficult’ chest tube (Dr. Sheeraz Siddiqui)
  8. Radiology (CXR, U/S, CT scan) in pleural diseases: Dr Kashif Shazlee

Hands On:

  1. Chest tube insertion and drain management: GS/Pulmonology
  2. Ultrasound for pleural effusion: Radiology
  3. Pleural biopsy with Abram’s needle: Pulmonology

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Registration is free, but mandatory.

FOR REGISTRATION & INFORMATION:

Indus Hospital & Health Network, Karachi, Pakistan
ar.azam@tih.org.pk

Event Details

Date: 25th & 26th March, 2021
Time: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Venue: Seminar Room
Karachi

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