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Beginners Autogenic Drainage

Tutors: Dr Paula Agostini and Lynne O’Grady

23 Nov 2019
Hyperscale offices, Guildhall Buildings, Navigation Street, Birmingham B2 4BT

Beginner's Autogenic Drainage Course Programme 2019

9.30am Registration

9.45 Introduction– course aims, intro to ACT and AD, overview of technique, history and development - Lynne

10.30 Essential airways physiology- Paula

11.15 Coffee

11.30 AD Technique- prep/ position explanation and practical
Video demonstration- CF patient skilled in AD
use of overpressure- Lynne

12.30 Sputum! Principles of clearance- related to pathophysiology- Paula

1.00 Lunch

1.45 AD physiological basis of the breathing technique and lung volumes - Paula

2.15 ? Demo & Discussion Time AD and overpressure- -Lynne ‘passive’ AD/ NIV and AD
Teaching AD-role play- Lynne

3.15 More acute settings- pneumonia and postop (COPD)
Video case study Flow modulation- Paula

4.00 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)