Practical Pleural Skills, Bristol 2016

Target audience
Using a combination of hands-on workshops, lectures, case-based discussions, and computer-based interactive scenarios, the practical pleural skills course offers a unique opportunity to develop skills in a variety of pleural techniques. This course will look at the different aspects of thoracic imaging, including theory, evidence, technique, normal and abnormal appearances and application in clinical practice.
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Educational aims

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • demonstrate basic techniques used in thoracic ultrasound and will have acquired theoretical knowledge to support this
  • demonstrate basic techniques used in the insertion and management of indwelling pleural catheters and understand the evidence behind them
  • demonstrate the basic techniques  used in various forms of medical pleuroscopy and understand the evidence behind them
  • recognise the importance and the role of pleural disease in the management of respiratory patients
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Programme
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Chest X-ray and CT
A. Edey (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Thoracic ultrasound – theory and knobology
M. Darby (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Thoracic ultrasound – normal and basic abnormalities
R. Hallifax (Oxford, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides The future of thoracic imaging – MRI/CT/PET
S. Tsim (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides The future of thoracic imaging – ultrasonography
J. Corcoran (Oxford, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Thoracic ultrasound in clinical practice
R. Bhatnagar (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Thoracic ultrasound – advanced imaging and techniques
N. Rahman (Oxford, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides The arguments for image guidance and chest drain size
N. Rahman (Oxford, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides Pleural manometry
F. Maldonado (Nashville, United States)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 10 Talc versus IPCs
J. Annema (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 11 Indwelling pleural catheter
F. Maldonado (Nashville, United States)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 12 IPCs in non-malignant disease
O. Bintcliffe (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 13 Combined techniques for pleural disease
R. Bhatnagar (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 14 Pleural skills – the nurse perspective
A. Morley (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides What do thoracic surgeons do?
T. Batchelor (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 15 Medical thoracoscopy – training and audit
R. Bhatnagar (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 16 Medical thoracoscopy – step by step
N. Ali (Mansfield, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 17 Safety and complications
N. Rahman (Oxford, United Kingdom)
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 [+]  PDF journal article, handout or slides 18 Setting up a pleural service
N. Maskell (Bristol, United Kingdom)
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