David Sweet

Sunday, June 4, 2017 • 15:00 - 16:30
Track 4 – CRITICAL CARE
WCC: Ballroom B

Resuscitative ECMO in the ED: Pulling the Trigger - Dr. Joseph Bednarcyzk

Description:

Resuscitative extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation represents the cutting edge of modern cardiac arrest management. This session will dive into the indications, technique, complications, evidence, and ethical implications of E-CPR in the emergency department. All learners are welcome.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the physiology and mechanism of veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in supporting the critically ill emergency department patient
  • Define the indications and contraindications for extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Apply lessons from the E-CPR literature to cardiac arrest management at your institution (whether this is an ECMO site or not)

Lightning Oral

LO45 – Does the use of point of care ultrasonography improve survival in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED1) Study: An international randomized controlled trial Dr. Paul Atkinson

Life is too Short to Drink Bad Wine: Fluid Choices in Trauma Resuscitation - Dr. Erik Vu

Description:

This presentation will outline evolving trends in crystalloid and blood product usage in hemorrhagic shock management.

Learning Objectives:

  • Redefine hemorrhagic shock and massive transfusion
  • Review the role of crystalloids in hemorrhagic shock
  • Review the approach to balanced blood product resuscitation in hemorrhagic shock

Sepsis and Septic Shock Update - Dr. David Sweet

Description:

This presentation will provide the most current recommendations around emergency department management of sepsis.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss current recommendations around the diagnosis of sepsis/septic shock
  • Discuss current recommendations around the management of sepsis/septic shock
  • Discuss controversies around the diagnosis and management of sepsis/septic shock