Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Stabilization of a Newborn After Resuscitation and Preparation for Transport – CANCELLED

:: EVENT CANCELLED :: Objectives: Recognize the most common complications seen in newborns after resuscitation and identify the at-risk or unwell baby that requires close observation, early detection and management. Apply ACoRN process which integrates assessment, monitoring, diagnostic evaluations, interventions and ongoing care. Develop working diagnosis and start appropriate treatment. Identify and prepare babies requiring…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 CBT Primer

Objectives: Explain the evidence that supports the use of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) in primary care List the clinical conditions for which CBT is indicated Explore the CBT techniques that are useful in the primary care setting Apply the CBT techniques in a standardized patient interview based on two different clinical scenarios Cancellation: Full refund…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Basic Cardiac Life Support

Objectives: Explain the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival Identify the signs of someone needing CPR Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, including a demonstration of appropriate use of an AED Demonstrate the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction for an adult Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee if…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Dermatology Procedures

Objectives: Identify common lesions observed in primary care. Specify the indications for biopsy of common skin lesions. Identify evidence-based treatments for common skin lesions. Demonstrate how to perform a skin biopsy and other skin lesions treatments. Explain the complications of skin biopsies and treatments with their patients. Cancellation: Full refund less a $35 administrative fee…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 IUD Insertion

Objectives: Discuss the characteristics, cost and availability of the various types of intrauterine devices available on the Canadian market today. Explain appropriate indication(s) for each type of IUD, including patient factors to explore before recommending an IUD. Implement appropriate patient counselling regarding potential complications of IUD insertion and side effects. Demonstrate appropriate IUD insertion technique,…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 Joint Injections

Objectives: Explain the indications, contraindications and complications of joint injections with their patient Evaluate best medical evidence to identify which medications to use for intra articular joint injections Perform an examination of a knee and shoulder joint to assess joint markers for safe injection Demonstrate an intra articular injection of the knee and shoulder joint…

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Skills Workshop 2018 2019 ENT Office Procedures for the Family Physician

Objectives: Explain the supporting evidence, indications and contraindications for fine needle biopsy, the particle repositioning maneuver, ear cleaning and nasal packing and cautery in general practice. Explain the relevant procedure to a patient including the indication, procedural risks and aftercare instructions. Demonstrate appropriate technique in performing fine needle biopsy, the particle repositioning maneuver, ear cleaning…

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