SAGAS organized the 2nd
Saudi TCD Workshop during the 12th
Saudi Neuroscience Symposium in Jeddah.
objectives of this workshop were:
To obtain reasonable
information on TCD principles, techniques and applications.
To have an exposure
on how to operate TCD machine and perform test.
To correctly identify
intracranial and extracranial vessels with Doppler.
were fulfilled through comprehensive and condensed lecture
on various aspects of TCD and hand on job to operate a TCD
machine by participants.
The main areas covered
in the hands on jobs session were:
Demonstration of TCD
complete TCD test on a normal individual
Handling probes and
machine software by applicants
abnormalities on patients or on simulator
8:00 – 8:30 am
8:30 – 9:30 am
Principles of TCD
and TCD Simulator
9:30 – 9:45 am
Questions and group distribution
9:45 – 10:00 am Break
10:00 – 12:00 am Hands on