ECMO Global Trends and Use in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

ECMO Global Trends and Use in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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Cost: $25

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Course Information

About

This course reviews the content of the World Shared Practice Forum presented monthly by an international subject-matter expert. This month, Dr. Ravi Thiagarajan, Chief of the Division of Cardiac Critical Care at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, outlines past and present trends in Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) use across the globe. He also reviews the major challenges faced by ECMO providers today, with a focus on ECMO use during cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The course is intended for physicians and nurses who provide care for critically ill infants and children. It addresses the need for access to seminal research, evidence-based practice and current expert opinion via an accessible online knowledge exchange platform. Informed healthcare providers will be able to better assess and provide effective treatment to pediatric patients.

Instructional Time

0 hours, 49 minutes

Cost

  • Accredited Course: $25

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Nurses

Expiration Dates

  • Approved: 09/27/2019
  • Released: 10/29/2019
  • Expires: 09/27/2022

Course Format

Self-paced, using text and video, with post-test assessments. Requires 80% or higher score to earn CME credit. Online course assessment. Requires Safari (v6 or higher), Chrome (v38 or higher), Internet Explorer (v11 or higher), or Firefox (v23 or higher).

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Learning Objectives

  • Describe global trends in ECMO that have developed over time
  • Understand the most frequent clinical applications of ECMO
  • Identify common complications that arise during ECMO
  • Understand how ECMO is utilized during cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Contributors

Course Director(s)

Dennis Daniel, MD
Assistant, Division of Critical Care Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital

Author(s)

Jeffrey Burns, MD MPH
Chief, Critical Care Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital

Ravi Thiagarajan, MD MPH
Chief, Division of Cardiac Critical Care
Boston Children's Hospital

Disclosures

In accordance with the disclosure policy of Boston Children's Hospital and the standards set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, course planners, speakers and content reviewers list below any relevant relationships they or their spouse/partner have to companies producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients.

Course Director(s)

No disclosures to report:

Dennis Daniel, MD

Author(s)

No disclosures to report:

Jeffrey Burns, MD MPH

The following individual(s), on behalf of themselves and their spouse or partner, have reported relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on patients:

Ravi Thiagarajan, MD MPH

Course Reviewer(s)

No disclosures to report:

Traci Wolbrink, MD, MPH; Mary-Jeanne Manning, MSN, APRN, BC-PNP, CCRN

Commercial and Financial Support Disclosure

This program receives no commercial support.