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RA-UK/SonoSite Advanced USGRA Course – Regional Anaesthesia – United Kingdom / Sonosite

June 27, 2016 - June 28, 2016


This two-day course is organised by Severn Deanery in association with Regional Anaesthesia UK – RA-UK (formerly ESRA UK & Ireland) the official UK national regional anaesthesia society affiliated to ESRA, in conjunction with SonoSite Ltd for training in ultrasound guided regional anaesthetic techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: ESRA Diploma – for further clarification, the Ultrasound Courses organised by RA-UK and sponsored by SonoSite are all eligible towards the EDRA.

This practical course is aimed at anaesthetists wishing to improve their skills in UGRA. It comprises of

. Ultrasound demonstrations led by an experienced faculty

. Needling techniques (in plane/out of plane) on phantoms and Turkey thighs

. Followed by small group (max 3 Per station) hands-on ultrasound scanning stations on     models covering all commonly used regional techniques

. Cadaveric anatomy workshop.

The pre-course questionnaire will be sent 2 – 3 weeks prior to the course and is also included in the online pre-course materials.

Participants are limited to 24, with 8 ultrasound machines available to allow intensive training in ultrasound techniques with no more than 3 delegates per station and US-guided needle placement of in-vitro models.

This course has been accredited by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 10 CPD points and is also recognised for the ESRA diploma.


CPD Credits
Discount for members
Conference size


Brighton and Sussex Medical School
BSMS Teaching Building, University of Sussex
Brighton, England BN1 9PX United Kingdom
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