Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound (EMUS)


A practical course in the use of bedside ultrasound in the critically unwell patients. This course gives you an introduction to Emergency Ultrasound at Level 1 standard. 

Upcoming course dates

  • Thursday, 8 November 2018  (9.30am - 5pm)
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  • Thursday, 11 April 2019   (9.30am - 5pm)
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Learning objectives

  • Understand the physics and knobology of ultrasound
  • Practice FAST Ultrasound in Trauma
  • Practice AAA assessment
  • Ultrasound to detect Pneumothorax
  • Ultrasound for intravenous access
  • Cardiac Ultrasound in cardiac arrest situations
Who is this course suitable for? SHOs and registrars involved in emergency medicine, surgery, trauma and orthopaedics, critical care medicine, acute medicine 
Fee Free for eligible NCHDs on the CPDSS programme or €300 for others.
Faculty Mr Darragh Shields & Leading experts in Emergency Medical Ultrasound in Ireland
CPD points 7.5
Location RCSI, 5th floor, No. 26 York Street, Dublin 2, Ireland.
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