Dallas-3 day ECLS Course (RP1903A)

Dallas, TX US
March 25, 2019 to March 27, 2019

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This instructive 3 day ELSO Endorsed course is designed for physicians and specialists caring for patients who recieve Extracorporeal Life Support. Course content will include ECMO indications and contraindications, ECMO patient and circuit physiology, cannulation techniques, anticoagulation and other aspects of ECMO patient care and management. The course will spend equal time between didactics and small group simulation (hands-on and fundamentals review). The course will utilize clinical case scenarios; faculty and educator guidance and technological resources to facilitate team training and clinical critical thinking and decision making.     


Target Audience

This instructive 3 day ELSO Endorsed course is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals caring for patients who recieve Extracorporeal Life Support.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss how to properly assess the candidacy of a given patient for ECMO 
  2. Demonstrate the ability to use of the ECMO circuit and the ability to understand patient physiology
  3. Demonstrate competence in the daily management of the patient on ECMO

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 19.25 AMA
  • 19.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/24/2018
Course expires: 
03/27/2019
Event starts: 
03/25/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
03/27/2019 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$2,200.00
Rating: 
0

Monday, March 25, 2019

7:00 am- 8:00 amBreakfast and Registration
8:00 am- 8:30 amWelcome and Introduction
8:30 am- 9:00 amHistory of ECMO

BREAK   9:00am -9:15 am

9:15 am- 10:15 am                                          Group A: Picking the Right CircuitGroup B: Simulation
10:15 am- 11:15 amGroup A: SimulationGroup B: Picking the Right  Circuit
11:15 am- 11:45 amBasics of Simulation 

LUNCH BREAK  11:45 am-12:45 pm

12:45 pm- 1:45 pmGroup A: ECMO PhysiologyGroup B: Simulation
1:45 pm- 2:30 pmGroup A: Types of ECMOGroup B: Simulation

BREAK 2:30 pm-3:00 pm

3:00 pm- 4:00 pmGroup A: SimulationGroup B: ECMO Physiology
4:00 pm- 4:45 pmGroup A: SimulationGroup B: Types of ECMO

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

7:00 am- 8:00 amBreakfast and Registration
8:00 am- 9:00 amAnticoagulation
9:00 am- 10:00 amSurgical Perspective to Cannulation

BREAK   10:00 am -10:15 am

10:15 am- 11:15 am                                          Group A: Patient ManagementGroup B: SIM 1 & 2
11:15 am- 11:45 amGroup A: Weaning off ECMOGroup B:SIM 1 & 2

LUNCH BREAK  11:45 am-12:45 pm

12:45 pm- 1:15 pmGroup A: SIM 1 & 2Group B: Weaning off ECMO
1:15 pm- 2:15 pmGroup A: SIM 1 & 2Group B: Patient Management

BREAK 2:15 pm-2:30 pm

2:30 pm- 4:15 pmAdult Track                                                      
2:30 pm- 4:15 pmPeds Track

HAPPY HOUR  5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

7:00 am- 8:00 amBreakfast and Registration       
8:00 am- 8:45 am                                          Group A: Patient Selection                    Group B: SIM 3
8:45 am-9:30 amGroup A: OutcomesGroup B: SIM 4                                  

BREAK   9:30 am -9:45 am

9:45 am- 10:30 am                                                    Group A: SIM 3                                                      Group B: Patient Selection                         
10:30 am-11:15 amGroup A: SIM 4Group B: Outcomes
11:15 am- 11:45 amEthics and Economics                      

LUNCH BREAK  11:45 am-12:45 pm

12:45 pm-1:15 pm                                 Group A: SIM 5         Group B: Mega SIM with Shift Hand Offs     
1:15 pm-1:45 pmGroup A:Transport on ECMOGroup B: Mega SIM with Shift Hand Offs

BREAK 1:45 pm- 2:00 pm

2:00 pm- 2:30 pm                                  Group A: Mega SIM with Shift Hand OffsGroup B:SIM 5
2:30 pm- 3:00 pmGroup A: Mega SIM with Shift Hand OffsGroup B: Transport on ECMO
3:00 pm- 3:15 pm                   Course Wrap Up                                                             
UT Southwestern Medical Center-West Campus Bldg. 3
2001 Inwood Road, 3rd Floor
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

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

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The presentations titled, “Ethics and Economics”  and "Patient Selection" have been designated by The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for 1.0 credit hour  in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Available Credit

  • 19.25 AMA
  • 19.25 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/24/2018
Course expires: 
03/27/2019

Price

Cost:
$2,200.00
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Registration

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