Sonographic Clinical Assessment of the Newborn 

Tuesday September 20, 2022

08:30 – 9:00  Registration

0900- 0910 Course overview                                                                        Prof. Essa Al Awad

0910 – 0930 Philosophy of SCAN                                                                 Prof. Sumesh Thomas

0930 – 0950 Basics of ultrasonography                                                         Prof. Essa Al Awad

0950-1020 Basics of cardiac anatomy from the perspective of SCAN              Prof. Amuchou Soraisham

 

1020-1035 Coffee break

1035 – 1100 Basics of the lung ultrasound                                                     Dr. Ayman Abou Mehrem

 

1100-1145 Lung Ultrasound: The Neonatologist’s New Best Friend!                 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Nadya Yousef, University of Paris

1145 – 1230 Lunch

1230 – 1250 Assessment of hypovolemia and cardiac function                        Prof. Essa Al Awad

 

1250 – 1310 Assessment of UVC position                                                      Prof. Amuchou Soraisham

 

1310 – 1330 Urinary bladder, vascular access, and cardiac tamponade           Prof. Sumesh Thomas

 

 

1330 - 1615     Hands-on Simulation-Based Stations

Professors Al Awad, Mohammad, Thomas and Soraisham, and Dr. Abou Mehrem

·      Station 1: Cardiac ultrasound (30 min)

·      Station 2: Cardiac anatomy views (30 min)

·      Health Break 15 min

·      Station 3: UVC line placement (30 min)

·      Station 4: Lung ultrasound (30 min)

·      Station 5: Cardiac tamponade, vascular access, and bladder tap (30 min)

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