Dallas Advanced Heart Failure Symposium: Contemporary Management of Cardiogenic Shock (RP1807D)

Dallas, TX US
July 14, 2018

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Officially endorsed by the Heart Failure Society of America. The opinions presented in this educational activity do not necessarily reflect the opinions or recommendations of the HFSA.




The activities include traditional lectures focusing on the salient features of a case-based clinical question that will also incorporate interactive short-question-answer sessions. As a result of these, the learner should have a better understanding of the current state of evidence for the management and clinical evaluation of patients in cardiogenic shock. This includes exploring the clinical utility of state-of-the art temporary and durable mechanical circulatory support devices, the management of cardiogenic shock following myocardial infarction, the expert management of incessant ventricular tachycardia, and to better understand the interprofessional role of the "shock team" in the management of cardiogenic


UTSW Faculty/Staff: Please use coupon code 'UTSWCOMP' for complimentary registration at checkout!

Physicians and/or PhD - $40
Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners - $35
Nurses - $30 (Please note that CNE credit is not being awarded at this activity)
Other Healthcare Professionals - $25
Residents/Medical Students - Complimentary (but registration required)


Target Audience

This course is designed for Physicians, Advanced Practitioners, Nurses, Scientists/Researchers and other Healthcare professionals interested in the latest information surrounding the management and clinical evaluation of patients in cardiogenic shock.

Learning Objectives

(1) Identify cardiogenic shock from patient-based clinical characteristics, formulate an urgent and comprehensive diagnostic assessment, and implement appropriate coronary reperfusion strategies. 
(2) Analyze the cardiac hemodynamic manifestations of the various temporary circulatory support devices.
(3) Describe the clinical indications for mechanical support devices, evaluate the appropriate types of long-term mechanical support devices, and explain the advances in state-of-the-art mechanical support devices.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
07/14/2018 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
07/14/2018 - 2:00pm CDT
Clements University Hospital
6201 Harry Hines Blvd
William T. and Gay F. Solomon Education Center
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA
  • 4.00 Attendance


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