Welcome to the Alfred Dept of Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine workshop for CICO training.




This refresher course is suited for provisional anaesthesia fellows, Visiting Medical Officers (VMOs) and Staff Anaesthetists. Certificates of completion will be awarded to all successful participants and this can be used to obtain CPD Can't Intubate Can't Oxygenate emergency scenarios from ANZCA (Australia New Zealand College of Anaesthetists).


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Upcoming CPD Refresher Course - July 1, 2016


Please contact Dr Mark Buckland, Pierre Bradley or Rishi Mehra for bookings.

Location - Registrar teaching room, Level 1, Dept of Anaesthesia, Alfred Hospital


Start Time - 10:30AM



Pre-Workshop Material


Please take your time to review the following material prior to the workshop.




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Heard; The formation and introduction of a 'Can't Intubate Can't ventilate' algorithm into clinical practice



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Greenland et al; Emergency surgical airway in life-threatening airway emergencies; why are we so reluctant to do it?



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CICO Cognitive Aid



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ANZCA - PS 61 - Guidelines ofr the management of evolving airway obstruction [Draft]


Structure of the sessions

There is some pre-workshop material that needs viewing and revision prior to the workshop. There will be no theory covered in the workshop but rather "hands on" practice, which will be held in the workshop at the Alfred Hospital.


Claiming the CPD points

Once the workshop has been completed, you will be required to complete the CICO workshop assessment, which will be available as an online link. You will then be emailed the completion certificate, with course code that you can upload to the ANZCA emergency response session database.