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More Cadaver Procedure Labs added for Pre-hospital participants

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More Cadaver Procedure Labs added for 2017         


 Dr. Sauto, EMS Medical Director/Procedure Lab Co-Director,  has added several more educational opportunities for pre-hospital personnel to attend  the Cleveland Clinic Cadaver procedure labs.
 Registration via the web site is REQUIRED. Click on upcoming events on Home page.
 These labs give participants the opportunity to practice advanced procedures such as 

 Basic Procedures include  (but not limited to):

Intubation by direct laryngoscopy/LMA/Gum Elastic Bougie/various supraglottic airways
Needle and Surgical Cricothyrotomy
Needle decompression of chest for tension pneumothorax
Intra-osseous needle insertion - tibia and humerus placement
Thoracostomy tube placement

Advanced Procedures (at some labs)

Retrograde Intubation with jet ventilation/transtracheal ventilatione labs)
Lateral Canthotomy
Arthrocentesis of knee, shoulder and ankle
Open lateral Thoracotomy

******4 hours of Continuing Education given. Pre-registration through the web site is REQUIRED

More information , including study packet will be sent via a welcome email approximately 1 week prior to the course by the Course Director. This email will contain specific instructions, proper attire, classroom location, parking instructions and other pertinent information.


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