IMPACT

 14/06/2022 - 15/06/2022    

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

The IMPACT course is a two-day course introducing the principles and practice of acute medical care and related knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes. Designed by the Federation of Royal Medical Colleges and the Royal College of Anaesthetists, this course is endorsed by the Resuscitation Council UK, the Intensive Care Society and the Society of Acute Medicine.

Book Now Closing date: 04 May 2022

Overview

The IMPACT course is a two-day course introducing the principles and practice of acute medical care and related knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes. Designed by the Federation of Royal Medical Colleges and the Royal College of Anaesthetists, this course is endorsed by the Resuscitation Council UK, the Intensive Care Society and the Society of Acute Medicine. IMPACT enables trainee doctors (specifically trainee physicians) to assess and treat acutely unwell patients and where appropriate gives guidance on when to ask for help.

The course is aimed at IMT1 - IMT3 level doctors in acute medical specialties including Acute Medicine, Acute Care Common Stem (ACCS) and General Internal Medicine. The course is also open to FY2 level doctors who are able to demonstrate a particular interest in pursuing a career in the medical specialties noted above. FY2 doctors must have completed at least eight months practice in acute medical specialties in their FY2 year before they can attend the course.

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Teach on the IMPACT course

  Programme

14 June

08:30 - 09:00

Morning Registration


14 June

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and Introduction


14 June

09:15 - 10:00

Faculty demonstration followed by Initial Assessment lecture


14 June

10:00 - 10:30

Triage session and resource management


14 June

10:30 - 10:45

Day 1 - Morning Refreshment Break


14 June

10:45 - 11:15

The Breathless Patient incorporating O2 therapy)


14 June

11:15 - 11:45

Shock (incorporating fluid challenge)


14 June

11:45 - 13:05

Workshop (40 mintues each)


14 June

13:05 - 13:35

Lunch


14 June

13:35 - 14:55

Workshops (40 minutes each)


14 June

14:55 - 15:25

Respiratory Support NIV/CPAP


14 June

15:25 - 15:40

Day 1 - Afternoon Refreshment Break


14 June

15:40 - 16:10

Chest Pain


14 June

16:10 - 16:40

Acute and chronic kidney injury


14 June

16:40 - 17:50

Scenarios x 4 (4 groups of 4 delegates - 20 minutes each concurrent)


14 June

17:50 - 18:00

Close of day


15 June

08:15 - 08:30

Registration


15 June

08:30 - 09:00

Neurological Emergencies


15 June

09:00 - 09:30

Gastrointersinal emergencies


15 June

09:30 - 10:00

Sugar and Salt


15 June

10:00 - 10:15

Day 2 - Morning Refreshment Break


15 June

10:15 - 11:45

Interactive taster sessions tutorials (45 mintues each)

Lumbar puncture and CSF analysis/Chest Drain (including care of)


15 June

11:45 - 12:30

Poisoning, altered consciousness and delirium


15 June

12:30 - 13:00

Sepsis


15 June

13:00 - 13:30

Day 2 - Lunch


15 June

13:30 - 15:00

Long case assessments (Delegates 1-8)


15 June

13:30 - 15:00

Ethics, consent and capacity ceiling of care (Delegates 9-16)


15 June

15:00 - 16:30

Long case assessments (delegates 9-16)


15 June

15:00 - 16:30

Ethics, consent and capacity, ceiling of care (Delegates 1-8)


15 June

16:30 - 16:45

Faculty meeting


15 June

16:45 - 17:00

Summary and close


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£472.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£644.00


Coordinator

Wilma Paterson

 0141 227 3212

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

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Other dates

06 - 07 December 2021
17 - 18 January 2022
07 - 08 March 2022
04 - 05 May 2022