Continuing Education

1 Day

Healthcare Practitioner



Central Vascular Access under Ultrasound Guidance:
This course teaches physicians how to safely insert central venous catheters under Ultrasound guidance. The learner is introduced to basic ultrasound functions and to central venous anatomy. Hands-on sessions on volunteers are conducted to learn the anatomy followed by insertion of central lines in the subclavian, internal jugular and femoral veins under ultrasound guidance utilizing special phantoms.

This program combines evidence-based medicine with technologically advanced simulation education techniques and hands-on learning to Provide advanced, hands-on, clinical education experiences for participants from a wide scope of practices, Integrate a variety of task-trainers, low- and high-fidelity simulators, and actual medical devices to provide optimal learning opportunities. 
The course uses audiovisual tools to enhance presentations and record the events. Simulated critically ill patient’s room (i.e. ICU) fully equipped with the needed equipment and high fidelity manikins. 


Target Attendees:

Practicing ICU physicians, Practicing Anesthesia physicians, Residents and fellows in ICU, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Anesthesia, Pediatrics and Surgery

# of participants:
Maximum 12


Disclaimer:This course is an intellectual property of King Fahad Medical City, delivered at KFMC campus in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.