NHS Resuscitation Officer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. Registered Instructor & Director in Advanced Life Support, European Paediatric Advanced Life Support & Generic Instructor Course Instructor (Resuscitation Council UK) Registered Instructor in Advanced Paediatric Life Support (Advanced Life Support Group UK). Previously an A&E Sister now has 26 years in Critical care attending in hospital medical emergencies as part of the ‘Crash team’.Katie has a particular interest in CPR in the community and following up outcomes and cause of arrest. She regularly teaches baby & child resuscitation and runs clinical scenarios and updates for GP and dental surgeries.
An ‘ABCDE’ approach to managing deteriorating patients has proved an effective method of recognising deteriorating patients in hospital. Now updated for community settings this presentation will take you through the recommended approach used by Emergency Healthcare Professionals and endorsed by the BDA.
Covering adult, child & infant CPR, defibrillation, anaphylaxis, acute asthma, choking, seizures, hypoglycaemia, delivering oxygen safely and recovery position -you will be updated in the current resuscitation guidelines, and also be an asset to your local community!
To provide an update on CPR and Medical emergencies, including the latest research from Resuscitation Conferences.
- Dental teams will be prepared for managing medical emergencies
- Demonstrations of current techniques
- Observing real life clips of clinical emergencies
- Hands on practice with manikins & simulation equipment
This session is intended to prepare staff for potential clinical emergencies in Dental practice, building on previous training and experience., and meeting the GDC’s development outcome C & D.