17th Oxford Difficult Airway Workshop

posted 30 Mar 2012, 06:22 by School Website Admin
Friday 27th April 2012 

Venue: Holiday Inn, Pear tree roundabout, Oxford, OX2 8JD
08:00 to 17:00
This workshop is for all grades of anaesthetists wishing to refresh and update skills in managing patients with a difficult airway. The course aims to provide practical and hands on experience in techniques outlined in the DAS guidelines and in a variety of other advanced air-way management skills. There are two sessions dedi-cated to awake fibreoptic intubation and interactive case based discussions, videos and over 4 hours of hands-on workshops to reinforce the theory and refine manual dexterity. Workshop stations include:
  • Awake fibreoptic Intubation 
  • Case Based discussions
  • Oral Fibreoptic 
  • Cricothyrotomy
  • Nasal Fibreoptic 
  • Transtracheal Ventilation
  • ILMA Blind 
  • Advanced fibreoptic techniques
  • ILMA Fibreoptic 
  • Airtraq
  • Intubation through LMA 
  • C Trach
  • Aintree Assisted Intubation 
  • Video Laryngoscopes

Registration fee includes refreshments, lunch, and a course manual with a DVD.

Course Organisers: Dr Mridula Rai and Dr Alex Marfin, Oxford
For applications forms, contact:
Ms Marion Greenleaves, Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU
Tel: 01865 231513