Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCrISP) Course
Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCrISP) Course is organized by The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) of England and will be held from May 04 - 05, 2024 at Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, England, United Kingdom. The target audience for this medical event are Surgery
CCrISP is a two-day, interactive course (including mandatory, pre-course e-learning) covering the practical skills and knowledge needed to look after surgical patients including those who are deteriorating or at risk of doing so.
Highly knowledgeable faculty from surgical and anaesthetic specialties will help you develop practical, theoretical and personal skills in a safe environment so that you can assess and manage critical situations in a systematic way.
CCrISP is relevant to all specialties, however, examples are predominantly taken from general surgical patients.
After attending this course, you should be able to:
• Adopt a structured, comprehensive approach to managing surgical patients
• Judge which patients are at most risk and plan to reduce their risk of adverse outcomes
• Recognise the deteriorating patient
• Model your non-operative technical skills in a safe environment
You will participate in a variety of practical training sessions during the CCrISP course, including:
• Learning a system of assessment for the critically ill
• Understanding the subtlety and variety of critical illness presentation, alongside ways to improve its detection
• Understanding the importance of avoiding complications if possible
• Recognising the surgeon’s role in delivering multidisciplinary care to surgical patients
• Interacting with nursing staff, other surgeons, intensivists and anaesthetists
• Delivering the information and support that patients and their relatives require during surgical care
Tel: 020 7869 6300
Royal College of Surgeons of England
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