The EDE 3 course is a leading edge point-of-care ultrasound two or three day workshop for emergency physicians. It explores advanced applications beyond the basics and mid-level content found in most other programs.
Courses have been held in Toronto and various winter and tropical resorts.
Our most advanced EDE instructors will help attendees learn how to perform scans including: appendicitis, bowel obstruction, hernias, pneumoperitoneum, advanced nerve blocks, cricothyrotomy guidance, endotracheal tube intubation assistance, shoulder assessment, testicular torsion and rupture, advanced volume assessment, advanced pulmonary, cardiac wall motion, diastology, valvular disease and transcranial scan for bleeds and mass effect.
0745 A4C, PSL quick review
0900 PSS/RV assessment
1000 Enjoy the resort
1600 Spectral Doppler
1900 Finished for day
(TEE Station will be available for Day 2 and 3 scanning sessions)
0730 Nerve Blocks
0915 Enjoy the resort
1600 Testicular quick review
1615 GI-quick review
1900 Finished for day
0730 Fluid Responsiveness
0930 Enjoy the resort
1600 Lung Quick Review
1615 Airway quick review
1730 Wrap up, feedback forms
It is not mandatory to have taken EDE 2 but it is recommended. Participants are expected to have experience in core applications and will get more from the experience if they are comfortable with basic emergency department scans.
EDE 3 has one instructor for each station and 2 or 3 participants per station.
EDE 3 is accredited for up to 28 Cert + credits with the Canadian College of Family Physicians and 16 hours of Section 3 credits with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. Each college has reciprocity agreements for American CME credits.
The EDE 3 Manual will be available for download approximately 4-6 weeks prior to the course. With the leading edge applications, we are editing and adding new content constantly!
Cancellation for any reason up to 6 weeks before the first day of the course will result in a refund minus $300.
Cancellations 4-6 weeks before the course will have a $600 deduction.
There is no refund for cancellations 4 weeks or less before the course begins.