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
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.
- 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)
|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
This presentation will outline evolving trends in crystalloid and blood product usage in hemorrhagic shock management.
- 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
This presentation will provide the most current recommendations around emergency department management of sepsis.
- 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