Nurse & Professional Culture Stream

Thursday June 21st, 2018

Time Nurse Stream Speaker
09h15-19h30 EVECC Congress opening ceremony  
09h35-10h20 Technician's approach to thoracic auscultation  L. O'Dwyer
10h25-11h10 Oxygen therapy in the dyspnoeic patient E. Haskey
11h10-11h40 Morning Break  
    M. Brashear 
11h40-12h25 Basic ECG Interpretation E. Haskey
12h30-13h15 How to: drain a thorax  
13h15-14h15 Lunch Break & Poster Visit  
14h15-15h00 The pharmacology of cardiac drugs M. Brashear
15h05-15h50 Dealing with hypotension L. O'Dwyer
15h50-16h20 Afternoon Break & Poster Visit  
16h20-17h05 Caring for the ABCs of CRIs  M. Brashear
17h10-17h55 Pericardial effusion E. Haskey
18h00 Welcome Reception  


Friday June 22nd, 2018 - Professional Culture Stream

Time Professional Culture Stream Speaker
08h00-08h45 Optimising patient outcome: developing a patient  A. Boag
08h50-09h35 Communication skills: filling the handover blackhole L. O'Dwyer
09h40-10h25 Leadership: how to lead an effective and harmonious team A. Boag
10h25-11h25 Morning Break  
11h25-12h10 Banish blame – how to create a just culture A. Boag
12h15-13h00 Checklist: improving the quality of patient care A. Boag
13h00-14h30 Lunch Break
  Nurse Stream L. O'Dwyer
14h30-15h15 Nursing the post anaesthesia recovery patient M. Brashear
15h20-16h05 Critically important critical thinking skills   
16h05-17h00 Afternoon Break  
17h00-17h45 Management of the pacemaker patient E. Haskey
18h00 EVECCS aanual general meeting  


Saturday June 23rd, 2018

Time Nurse Stream Speaker
08h00-08h45 Anaesthesia, analgesia and monitoring of the haemodynamically unstable patient L. O'Dwyer
08h50-09h35 Evaluation of the cardiovascular system A. Armenise & K. Gommeren
09h40-10h25 Emergency anaesthesia in the cardiac patient  M. Brashear
10h25-11h30 Morning Break  
11h30-12h30 Plenary session: The present and the future of intensive care L. Gattinoni
12h30-13h15 scil grant winner and presentation Chair:
  Abstract & Poster winner award ceremony  
13h15-14h45 Lunch Break  
14h45-15h30 Caring for the critical cardiac patient M. Brashear
15h35-16h20 CPR: get it right E. Haskey
16h20-16h50 Afternoon Break  
16h50-17h35 Post cardiac arrest care: don't drop it now!  M. Brashear
17h40 EVECC Congress closing ceremony
20h00  Congress Gala Dinner & Dance Party