Emergency Medicine Procedure Workshop

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EMIG Procedure Workshop

Welcome to the pre-reading (flipped classroom) for the Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG) Procedures Workshop.

This workshop in various forms is run on a yearly basis for the students at Westmead.

Here is the Handout for the 2016 workshop – Workshop 2016


Introduction to ED
EMIG Group in Action

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Station 1 – Basic Airway Management

  • Focus on Bag Valve Mask Ventilation
  • We suggest 2 person technique and continued practice after the workshop:

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Station 2 – Intubation and LMA

  • Focus on Basic Intubation Technique 
  • We have created a video and 2 handouts for this station

  • Here is the pre-reading for station 2:
  • A C-mac Video Laryngoscope will be available for demonstration of anatomy

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Station 3

  • Seldinger Technique
    • We will be using a simple part task trainer and expired single lumen central lines for this station
  • Please watch this video prior to attending the workshop:

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Station 4

Ultrasound and FAST scans


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Station 5

  • Vascular Access
    • Intravenous (IV) Access
        • a focus on alternative measures to obtain access (discussion and USS demonstration)
    • Intraosseus (IO) – use of the EZIO drill to obtain IO access
    • Optional Video is shown below:


One thought on “Emergency Medicine Procedure Workshop

  1. Hello sir,
    Thank you for your nice posting.Due to popular demand from students at Westmead Hospital and beyond we will be running two workshops on consecutive days.

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