Clinical Decision Making In Emergency Medicine: Critical Care - $59.00
The Critical Care track of the Clinical Decision Making In Emergency Medicine conference features the following speakers:
- Scott D. Weingart, MD, RDMS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Peter DeBlieux, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, LSUHSC
- Ron M. Walls, MD, Brigham & Women’s Hospital
This program covers three important aspects of critical care: post-resuscitative care, hypotension, and new airway devises. The speakers discuss state-of-the-art recommendations in an entertaining and engaging presentation. This program is ideal for emergency medicine physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and residents as well as critical care clinicians.
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Upon completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Discuss post-resuscitative care, including the Brugada syndrome, ventilator management, euoxemia, eucapnia, sedation/analgesia, maintaining CPP, hemodynamic instability, the ischemia/reperfusion response, SIRS, preload & afterload, extra-corporeal life support (ELS), hypothermia, pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis, embolectomy, and PCI.
- Identify specific patient populations presenting with hypotension.
- Discuss an approach to the undifferentiated patient in shock.
- Identify the appropriate vasoactive agents for ED management in shock states.
- Describe the differences between as well as the advantages and disadvantages of the Glidescope video laryngoscope, McGrath video laryngoscope, Storz video laryngoscope, Storz CMAC®, Pentax AWS®, Fiberoptic Stylets, and AirTraq®.
- Recording date: June 26, 2009
- Length: 2 hours
- Format: audio-only (mp3) or audio & video (wmv). You will receive both versions.