The European Federation of Internal Medicine
Workshop Ultrasound for Internal Medicine
Sunday September 4th
PD Matthias Hofer, M.D., MPH
Master of Medical Education (MME)
Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Germany
Instructors (small groups of 5 participants per tutor)
08:30 Reception with coffee
09:00 The unstable patient in the ER / ICU: Ruling out internal bleedings with FAST-protocol
10:15 Ruling out pneumothorax with eFAST / BLUE-protocols
11:30 Ultrasound of blood vessels: how to discriminate between CCA and IJV and what is the filling state of my patient (IVC-diameters)?
12:45 How is the kidney? Scanning of a kidney in two planes, measurement of kidney size and evaluation of obstruction
14:00 How are liver and gallbladder? Stones or focal lesions?
15:00 Close-Up and handing out of certificates
This course is being offered to attendants of the European Congress of Internal Medicine.
Practising Internists: € 200
Internists in training: € 150
Maximum 30 participants
Department of Intensive Care Medicine
Meeting Room Delta ZH.7D.161
De Boelelaan 1117
1081 HV Amsterdam
For any questions or registrations, please contact the logistic organizer:
AIM Group International – Brussels Office
Grensstraat 7, 1831 Diegem (Belgium) – PH: +32 27228230 – FAX: +32 27228240
This workshop has been partly made possible by the Department of Intensive Care Medicine of the VUmc.