Snake bite in Australia:
2 Hrs Interactive
Investigations and management of suspected envenomations.
Emergency Department management.
Toxinology: 1 Hr Interactive
An overview of toxinology in Australia
Management of spider bite and marine stings
Medically significant jellyfish - Irukandji and Chironex in Australia
Recent controversies in first aid and antivenom use
LEARNING OUTCOMES SUMMARIZED
1) Identify envenomation and potential envenomation’s
2) Understand the principles of resuscitation for definite envenomation and developing of a system to manage suspected envenomation.
3) Understanding the pathologic basis of envenomation and its sequelae.
4) Developing a system based approach to envenomation in general
References to Australian Snakebite Management