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Advanced Autogenic Drainage

Tutors: Dr Paula Agostini and Lynne O’Grady

30 Nov 2019
Venue: Hyperscale offices, Guildhall Buildings, Navigation Street, Birmingham B2 4BT

Advanced Autogenic Drainage Course Programme 2019

9.30am Registration

9.45am Introduction– course aims, intro to AD, overview, experience and evidence- Lynne

10.30am Essential airways physiology refresher- Paula

11.15am Coffee

11.30am AD Technique; - Lynne and CF Adult patient model

- detailed AD explanation
- Positioning and ‘changing the pump’- use of straps
- use of overpressure
- video demonstration- CF patient skilled in AD

12.30pm Principles of clearance in relation to physiology- Paula

1.00pm Lunch

1.45pm AD physiological basis –breathing -Lynne
- lung volume /Respiratory function tests- Paula
-AD as a preventative strategy

2.45pm Discussion, troubleshooting – frequency/ duration‘passive’ AD and overpressure NIV and AD –Lynne

3.15pm Coffee and Video case study - Paula
Acute settings postop concept of Flow modulation/ PEP

4.00pm Close


Cost £150: to apply please contact Lynne O’Grady maximum of 12 delegates.

Course fee inclusive of refreshments and sandwich lunch
(please inform us if you have special dietary requirements)