Basics of Bronchoscopy Course

Date:  To be confirmed

Aimed at for Junior SpRs, Senior SHOs, Bronchoscopy Nurses, Technicians and Physiotherapists.

A basic one day interactive bronchoscopy course designed to provide beginners with a firm grounding in essential principles involved in the practice of bronchoscopy, besides detailed instruction in the correct method of various sampling techniques to increase the diagnostic yield of bronchoscopy.

Course Overview:

  • History of Bronchoscopy
  • Basics – Indications, Normal and Variant Anatomy
  • Training to be a Bronchoscopist – A Systematic Approach
  • Sterilising and Careful handling of Bronchoscopes
  • Bronchoscopic sampling - Brush, BAL, Endobronchial and Transbronchial Biopsy
  • Complications of Bronchoscopy – Prevention and Management
  • Advanced Techniques - Current and Future
  • Practical demonstrations, Hands-on Workshops, Simulation Lab

Cost: £310 to be confirmed

For further details, please contact:
Events Team, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01257 247681