BASIC Collaboration Courses

BASIC for Low Resource settings (BASIC LR)

Type of Course: Train the trainer
Target Audience: Doctors interested in teaching the care of critically ill patients in low resource settings where most advanced organ support is not available and only very limited investigations are possible
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, short lectures and skill stations
Endorsement: World Federation of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/lr/faq_dhs.php

BASIC LR for Nurses

Type of Course: Train the trainer
Target Audience: Nurses interested in teaching the care of critically ill patients in low resource settings where most advanced organ support is not available and only very limited investigations are possible
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, short lectures and skill stations
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/lrn/faq_dhsn.php

BASIC Clinical Research

Type of Course: Provider
Target Audience: Topics include: Getting started, research question, research protocol, literature search, surveys, observational studies, small randomized controlled trials, applied statistics, data management, research ethics, dissemination of results
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, short lectures and interactive tutorials
Endorsement: International Forum of Acute Care Trialists
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/bcr/faq_bcr.php

BASIC for Nurses

Type of Course: Train the trainer
Target Audience: Specialist nurses interested in teaching the BASIC for Nurses course - an introductory course for novice Intensive Care nurses
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, short lectures and skill stations
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/basic_for_nurses/faq_bfn.php

Intensive Care Nephrology – beyond BASIC

Type of Course: Instructor-provider
Target Audience: Intensive Care specialists with an interest in nephrology who wish to teach the course in their own institution, intermediate-advanced Intensive Care trainees and Intensive Care specialists who wish to refresh their knowledge of Intensive Care nephrology.
Topics include:Applied physiology, epidemiology, acute kidney injury, chronic renal disease, CRRT, intermittent haemodialysis, hybrid techniques, peritoneal dialysis, drug dosing in renal failure
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, e-learning, short lectures and skill stations
Endorsement: European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/nep/country.php



Mechanical Ventilation – beyond BASIC

Type of Course: Instructor-provider
Target Audience: Intensive Care specialists with an interest in Mechanical Ventilation who wish to teach the course in their own institution, intermediate-advanced Intensive Care trainees and Intensive Care specialists who wish to refresh their knowledge of Mechanical Ventilation
Style of Teaching: Pre-course reading, e-learning, short lectures and skill stations
Endorsement: European Society of Intensive Care Medicine
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/mv/faq_mv.php

Airway Management – beyond BASIC

Type of Course: Instructor-provider
Target Audience: Intensive Care specialists with an interest in airway management who wish to teach the Beyond BASIC Airway Management course in their own institution, intermediate-advanced Intensive Care trainees, Intensive Care specialists who would like to refresh their knowledge of airway management.
Topics include: Laryngeal mask airways, double-lumen intubation, rigid video laryngoscopy, fiberoptic intubation, cricothyrotomy, tracheostomy, assessment of the upper airway, anticipated difficult airway, unanticipated difficult intubation, upper airway obstruction, extubation.
Endorsement: College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand; Difficult Airway Society
More information and registration: https://www.aic.cuhk.edu.hk/am/country.php