7th Advanced Thoracic Nursing Course

2 July (Monday) – 20 July (Friday)

Week 3

16July 2018 (Monday)

TimeTopic
0830 – 0930 hrSurgical Management of Coranary Artery Disease and CABG
0930 – 0945 hrTea Break
0945 – 1100 hrAn overview of aortic surgery
1100 – 1200 hrBasics of Paediatric Cardiac Surgery ASD/VSD/PDA
1200 – 1300 hrLunch Break
1300 -1430 hrCardiac Arrhythmias
1430 – 1500 hrRole of nurse in Percutaneous Coranary Intervention
1500 – 1515 hrTea Break
1515 – 1630 hrPhamacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of anti-arrhythmic, antiplatelet, anticoagulant and thrombolytic drugs
1630 – 1730 hrPercutaneous Coranary Intervention
1730 hrEnd of Day

17 July 2018 (Tuesday)

TimeTopic
0830 – 0930 hrRole of the anaesthetist in Cardiac Surgery
0930 – 0945 hrTea Break
0945 – 1100 hrManagement of digital chest drainage system
1100 – 1200 hr Management of ambulatory chest drainage system and Silicon Stents
1200 – 1300 hrLunch Break
1300 -1430 hrManagement of chest drainage system and trouble shooting
1430 – 1530 hrRole of nurse in thoracic nursing
1530 – 1545 hrTea Break
1545 – 1730 hrDiscussion on case study presentation
1730 hrEnd of Day

18 July 2018 (Wednesday)

TimeTopic
0900 – 1300 hrCase Study Presentation
1300 hrEnd of Day

19 July 2018 (Thursday)

TimeTopic
1400 – 1600 hrTheory T est
1600 hrEnd of Day

20 July 2018 (Friday)

TimeTopic
0900 – 1100 hrOral T est
1100 – 1200 hrLunch Break
1200 – 1400 hrOral Test
1800 – 2100 hrGraduation Ceremony