Vascular assessment

I can’t feel the pulse? Comprehensive vascular assessment; what constitutes a vascular emergency and what who to access. The session will be supported by clinical case studies.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand what consists of a vascular screening and vascular assessment
  • Review the location of the pulses into the foot
  • Review what sounds a Doppler makes and their meaning
  • Understand what other tests can be used in assessment (ABPI, Top Pressure, Pole, CRT, Duplex etc…)
  • Understand when to refer on
  • Understand what services and pathways are available

Tuesday 29 October 2019

12:00 - 12:40

Foot & Wound

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Speakers

Clinical Lead for Podiatry, Solent NHS Trust
Consultant Vascular Surgeon, University Hospitals Southampton