Short courses
Health & Social Care

Lines, Tubes and Drains: A Chest X-ray Masterclass

Masterclass

This multidisciplinary masterclass is relevant to all healthcare professionals regularly working with patients who have an intervention requiring a chest X-ray.

Course information

Part-time

  • 1 day

More part-time details

  • 21 March 2018, 9.00am - 1.00pm
  • Enrolment date: March
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384110
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £75

Contact details

Further information

With a focus on patient safety in clinical practice, you explore chest X-ray interpretation. You focus on the radiographs used to check nasogastric tubes, central line, endotracheal tubes and similar interventions.
The masterclass is suitable if you are a nurse, radiographer or another healthcare professional working in any area with patients who undergo these types of procedures. You have the chance to test what you have learnt during the masterclass with images taken from our imaging databases TUPACS.

This masterclass includes:

  • radiographic anatomy of the chest
  • types of lines and tubes
  • assessing the position
  • common complications and their radiographic appearance
  • effective communication strategies.

Where you study

Centre for Professional and Executive Development, Darlington Campus

Entry requirements

The masterclass is suitable if you are a nurse, radiographer or other healthcare professional working in any area with patients who undergo these types of procedures.

Course information

Part-time

  • 1 day

More part-time details

  • 21 March 2018, 9.00am - 1.00pm
  • Enrolment date: March
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384110
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £75

Contact details

Further information