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Percutaneous Tracheostomy Workshop

Date: 6 November 2023

Venue: Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading

Summary of event: 

This comprehensive and intensive workshop is designed for any clinicians in anaesthetics or ICU who want to learn about the safe insertion and management of percutaneous tracheostomies.

The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the airway
  • Indications and contraindications for percutaneous tracheostomy
  • Preoperative assessment and preparation
  • Surgical technique
  • Postoperative care and management

The workshop will be delivered in a blended format, with online pre-recorded lectures, a manual, and a half-day of practical sessions.

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the practical skills of endoscopic guided percutaneous tracheostomy placement
  • Manage emergency complications under simulated conditions

Benefits of attending the workshop:

  • Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and effectively perform percutaneous tracheostomies
  • Learn from experienced clinicians in a supportive and interactive environment
  • Practice your skills in a safe and simulated setting Network with other professionals in your field

Fee: £300

How to book: Visit the website to book or email


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