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FLUOROSCOPY


FLUORO ROTATION

Faculty representative: Dr. Benjamin Bashist

Hours: 8am - 4pm

Location: 
BI: 2-Karpas 42, Station 5
W: 4th floor ballroom
SL: 3rd floor Clark building

Technicians:
BI: 38-6191
W: 23-7498 
SL: 23-4272/ 23-4275

Schedule:
On the prior day, please provide technicians with your pager number.

MONDAY - MS West

TUESDAY -Inpatient floating fluoro resident with morning at BI and afternoon SLW. Resident needs to coordinate with Fluoro techs at 3 hospitals on Monday for Tuesday’s schedule.

WEDNESDAY- MS St. Luke's in the morning. Resident takes 1130 Jitney to West for conference.

THURSDAY- Inpatient floating fluoro resident with morning at BI and afternoon SLW. Resident needs to coordinate with Fluoro techs at 3 hospitals on Wednesday for Thursday's schedule. If Dr Rackson is scheduled for Fluoro on Thursday, then Resident Floats between SL and W for inpatient exams.

FRIDAY - Inpatient floating fluoro resident with morning at BI and afternoon SLW. Resident needs to coordinate with Fluoro techs at 3 hospitals on Thursday for Friday’s schedule.

Conference: N/A

GOALS AND EXPECTATIONS

The fluoroscopy rotation will take place at the West, St. Luke's, and Beth Israel Hospitals. 

Goals:
Residents will become proficient in performing many non-interventional fluoroscopic examinations including but not limited to upper GI studies, barium swallows, esophagrams, small bowel follow through, barium enema, diaphragmatic sniff test, intussusception reductions, enteric tube placement, and fistulograms. 

Expectations: 
  • Be punctual. 
  • Dressing in scrubs is appropriate for this rotation unless the attending says otherwise. 
  • Become familiar with fluoroscopy instrumentation and protocols at each site
  • Review the scheduled daily cases and expected procedures
  • Communicate effectively with patients and their respective health care teams about the fluoroscopy studies
  • Complete fluoroscopy studies, initially with attending guidance and later on your own



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Charles,
Jul 4, 2018, 7:59 PM