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Medical emergencies in pregnancy for the ED team

Medical emergencies in pregnancy for the ED team

15 March 2022 | Virtual event | This event is RCEM accredited for CPD

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+ Event summary

This meeting is an opportunity for all members of the multidisciplinary team to improve their clinical knowledge and strengthen team working when faced with unwell pregnant women. Common emergencies in pregnancy will be discussed, including major haemorrhage, sepsis, venous thromboembolism, seizures and hypertensive disorders.

Learning Objectives

  • Differential diagnoses to consider in pregnant or recently delivered women with acute medical problems
  • The appropriate use of medications and radiological investigations in pregnancy
  • Roles of different team members (obstetrician, midwives, nurses, radiology, medical specialties)

SLOs covered: 1, 2, 3 and 6

Syllabus areas covered: RP3 – cardiorespiratory arrest, RP5 – respiratory failure, RP6 – sepsis, RP7 – shock, CP1/2/3 in setting of maternal collapse (arrest and periarrest situations), CC1/2/3/4/6/9, HP3 – massive haemorrhage, IP3 – sepsis, ObP3, ObC6/9/11/14/16/17, RP1/2/3/4, RP10 – PE


GMC domains covered: 1


Learning Objectives:
• The importance of delirium detection in the ED
• How to assess and manage delirium in ED
• New models to provide care for patients with delirium in the community

Log-in instructions to join the live event will be sent to registered delegates the week of the event. Registered delegates will have access to content for 6 months after the live date.

+ Fees

RCEM Member: £101

RCEM Member nurses/students: £67

Non-member: £168

LMIC RCEM Member: £40

LMIC RCEM Nurse/Student Member: £20

+ Who should attend?
  • Clinical/Research/Teaching Fellow
  • Consultant
  • FY1/2
  • Nurse
  • RMN
  • Mental Health Practitioners including graduate mental health workers
  • Paramedic
  • Physician Associate/Advanced Care Practitioner/Advanced Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Specialty doctor/SAS Grade
  • ST1-3
  • ST4-7
  • Student
+ Programme

The programme is available to view online. 

+ Contact us

If you have any questions about this event, please get in touch with us by emailing or calling 020 3931 0700.

+ Terms and conditions

Please read our terms and conditions in their entirety before making your booking.

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