Renal Biopsy Cadaver Course

Renal Biopsy Cadaver Course

15 August 2019

Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC), University of Glasgow

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  • Please Note

    The closing date for this course is 25 July 2019.

    This one day cadaver course will run in the Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC), based within the University of Glasgow.

    Run by two Consultant Nephrologists, a Consultant Radiologist and a Consultant Renal Pathologist, this course is ideally suited to trainees who will be expected to carry out renal biopsies or core medical trainees intending to apply for renal specialty training.

    Providing hands on experience using cadaveric material, the programme will include:

    • Indications for native renal biopsy
    • Complications of renal biopsy
    • Ultrasound localisation of the kidney with demonstration by a Consultant Radiologist and hands on experience
    • Hands-on experience of real-time ultrasound guided native renal biopsy in cadavers
    • Appropriate division of biopsy cores for maximal diagnostic yield
    • Hands-on experience in identification of cortical tissue and biopsy division with personalised feedback from Consultant Renal Pathologist
    • Post-procedure management (including bleeding complications)

    Note: only 12 delegate places available.

    Suitable for:

    • Medical Core Trainees
    • Medical Specialty Trainees
  • 15 August
    09:00-09:30

    Registration

    15 August
    09:30-09:35

    Introduction and welcome

    15 August
    09:35-10:00

    Indications for native renal biopsy

    15 August
    10:00-11:00

    Ultrasound localisation of the kidney

    15 August
    11:00-11:35

    Morning break

    15 August
    11:35-12:15

    Pathological examination of specimens

    15 August
    12:15-12:30

    Ultrasound guided biopsy in cadavers session one

    15 August
    12:30-13:00

    Lunch

    15 August
    13:00-13:30

    Avoidance and management of biopsy complications

    15 August
    13:30-15:00

    Ultrasound guided biopsy in cadavers session two

    15 August
    15:00-15:15

    Afternoon break

    15 August
    15:15-15:45

    Practical demonstration – division of a core of kidney

    15 August
    15:45-16:30

    Simulated real-time biopsy

    15 August
    16:30-17:00

    Closing remarks
  • Category Product Amount
    Member Registrations £350
    Non-Member Registrations £450
  • Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC)
    University of Glasgow


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