All you need to know about IO!

All you need to know about IO! Intra-osseous access has become a standard of care in situations where vascular access is difficult to obtain in urgent, emergent and medically necessary situations. This workshop’s goal is to increase health care professionals’ knowledge and comfort level towards IO access. The 1 hour session will provide didactic teaching and hands on practice covering the following key concepts:

  • Indications and Contraindications
  • Basic bone anatomy
  • Site selection/identification
  • Needle set selection
  • Insertion technique
  • Infusing medications and fluids
  • Care of the patient
  • Assessment/documentation
  • Removing the catheter
  • Care of the driver

September 21 and 21, 2017
Hour-long sessions throughout the day
Free with conference registration

Register for the Atlantic Trauma and Emergency Medicine Conference don’t forget to register for this conference workshop when you arrive on September 21, 2017!

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