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Launched by medical students with a passion for pre-hospital emergency medicine, PHEMTEC 2018 brought together delegates for a day of talks and workshops by leading A&E consultants.

Hands-on teaching included the use of EZ-IOs, FAST ultrasound, airway management techniques, and performing thoracotomies.

PHEMTEC 2018 - James Gill talkSpeakers gave talks on a range of topics, including the realities of tropical wilderness medicine.

PHEMTEC 2018 - FAST UltrasoundWith multiple FAST Ultrasound Scanners available, delegates took turns in small groups to examine each other.

PHEMTEC 2018 - Airway Management

A variety of airway management techniques were available to try, from oropharyngeal adjuncts to video-assisted blade laryngoscopy and intubation.

PHEMTEC 2018 - Simulation A-E

Delegates were split into small teams to treat patients in simulated scenarios, receiving feedback on their performance.

All photographs by Kirsty TL.

Due to copyright concerns, some conference stations are unable to be shared here. You'll have to come see PHEMTEC 2019 for yourself.