Postgraduate Programme on Ultrasound in Peri-operative and Critical Care

Ultrasonography is an invaluable tool for diagnostic and interventional purposes in Perioperative care. Its usage has diversified from Radiology suites to the operating rooms and Intensive care units. It is widely being used for interventions like vascular access and nerve blocks, procedures in intensive care, echocardiography, lung ultrasound, FAST and FATE etc. The use of ultrasound requires both knowledge and operating skills to achieve competencies in its regular usage. The Royal College of Radiologists, UK recommends achieving certain level of competencies when ultrasound is used outside the Radiology department. The NICE, RCoA, SUA and a few other societies have suggested and/or given guidelines regarding the use of ultrasound in anaesthetic […]