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Table 2 Minimum number of required cases and procedures for certificate program participants

From: Addressing the immediate need for emergency providers in resource-limited settings: the model of a six-month emergency medicine curriculum in Haiti

Supervised cases 100
Supervised procedures
 Adult resuscitation 10
 Pediatric resuscitation 5
 Trauma resuscitation 5
 Management of respiratory distress 10
 Splinting or casting 10
 Dislocation reduction 3
 FAST exam (ultrasound) 10
 Lung ultrasound 10
 Cardiac ultrasound 10
 Paracentesis 3
 Thoracentesis 3