Renal Biopsy Cadaver course

 12/08/2021    

 Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre   

 6 CPD Approved

Run by two Consultant Nephrologists, a Consultant Radiologist and a Consultant Renal Pathologist, this course is ideally suited to trainees who will be expected to carry out renal biopsies or core medical trainees intending to apply for renal specialty training.


Overview

This one day cadaver course will run in the Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC), based within the University of Glasgow.

Run by two Consultant Nephrologists, a Consultant Radiologist and a Consultant Renal Pathologist, this course is ideally suited to trainees who will be expected to carry out renal biopsies or core medical trainees intending to apply for renal specialty training.

Providing hands on experience using cadaveric material, the programme will include:

  • Indications for native renal biopsy
  • Complications of renal biopsy
  • Ultrasound localisation of the kidney with demonstration by a Consultant Radiologist and hands on experience
  • Hands-on experience of real-time ultrasound guided native renal biopsy in cadavers
  • Appropriate division of biopsy cores for maximal diagnostic yield
  • Hands-on experience in identification of cortical tissue and biopsy division with personalised feedback from Consultant Renal Pathologist
  • Post-procedure management (including bleeding complications)

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  Programme

12 August

09:00 - 09:30

Registration


12 August

09:30 - 09:35

Introduction and welcome


12 August

09:35 - 10:00

Indications for native renal biopsy


12 August

10:00 - 11:00

Ultrasound localisation of the kidney


12 August

11:00 - 11:35

Morning break


12 August

11:35 - 12:15

Pathological examination of specimens


12 August

12:15 - 12:30

Ultrasound guided biopsy in cadavers session one


12 August

12:30 - 13:00

Lunch


12 August

13:00 - 13:30

Avoidance and management of biopsy complications


12 August

13:30 - 15:00

Ultrasound guided biopsy in cadavers session two


12 August

15:00 - 15:15

Afternoon break


12 August

15:15 - 15:45

Practical demonstration – division of a core of kidney


12 August

15:45 - 16:30

Simulated real-time biopsy


12 August

16:30 - 17:00

Closing remarks


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£350.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£450.00


Coordinator

Lauren Gay

 01414657274

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre   

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