Workshop Central venous lines insertion

Workshop: US-guided central venous lines insertion

Half day, April 12th 2018

Time: 9.00am to 12.30pm (3.5 hours)

Professor Christian Breschan

This workshop will include the following:

  • the participants will be shown the techniques, options and material of ultrasound-guided central venous access in particular the supraclavicular cannulation of the brachiocephalic vein in neonates and also extremely prematurly born infants
  • the participants will be able to get familiar¬† with the sonoanatomy of periclavicular vessels by scanning children under supervision (planned)
  • ¬†the participants will able to practice various ultrasound-guided cannulation techniques on phantoms

After the workshop the participants should:

  • be able to obtain the sonographic views of periclavicular vessels in children on their own
  • have obtained the skills of ultrasound-guided vascular cannulation techniques