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SICS Affiliated events

Critical care simulation at the Scottish Centre for Simulation & Clinical Human Factors

The SCSCHF has run critical care courses since its founding in 1998. They currently run Principles of Intensive Care Training (PICT), facilitated by Dr Graham Nimmo, as well as an inter-facility transfer course using a working ambulance. They also run half-day in-situ sessions for tracheostomy training and systems testing. Click here to visit the SCSCHF website.

Courses available include:

Principles of Intensive Care Training (PICt)

Scottish Inter-Facility Transfer Training SHIFT Description

Introduction to Simulation: Making it Work



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SICS Affiliated events

Focused Intensive Care Echo (FICE) Course

This one-day Focused Intensive Care Echocardiography course is aimed at Trainees and Consultants in Intensive Care, Anaesthesia, Acute and Emergency Medicine.  The course is suitable for those who already have some basic ultrasound experience as well as those who are new to the clinical applications of focused ultrasound at the bedside. Click here to visit the Edinburgh FICE website.

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