Cardiology Simulation Course

Bangkok Dusit Medical Services

Coronary heart disease is one of the leading causes of death in Thailand as well as most industrialized nations throughout the world. The survival rate for patients hospitalized with severe heart disease (ACS, HF) is significantly related to improvements in emergency medical response and treatment strategies. BDMS Training Center for Clinical Skills provides various simulation training programs to help improve patient care and lower the rate of patient complications.

Cardiology Simulation Course

1 - Acute Heart Failure

LEARNING OUTCOMES / OBJECTIVES

  • Describes the patho-physiological changes reflecting right-sided and left-sided heart failure.
  • Uses historical information and assessment data to plan and provide care for patients with acute exacerbation of heart failure.
  • Anticipates diagnostic orders and therapies, including medications for patients with acute exacerbation of heart failure.
  • Recognizes the hemodynamic changes that occur with heart failure.
  • Implements medical and nursing management of the patient with heart failure.

2 - Acute Myocardial Infarction in Ward

LEARNING OUTCOMES / OBJECTIVES

  • Recognize AMI pathway.
  • Use critical thinking and the nursing process as clinical decision making.
  • Implement medical intervention to comply with AMI pathway.
  • Cardiac ward nurse can initiate and set up external pacing as needed.
  • Monitoring and evaluating the plan of care.

3 - Basic and Advanced ECMO

LEARNING OUTCOMES / OBJECTIVES

  • Participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary for managing adult patients who require ECMO support.
  • Participants will gain knowledge for solving complicated problems with patients undergoing ECMO.

For course fee and registration information, please email BDMSSimulationcenter@bangkokhospital.com or call us at +662 310-3631, +662 310-3632 or Fax: +662 310-3363.