This webinar focuses on challenging aspects in diagnosing and treating pulmonary hypertension and acute respiratory failure, with a specific focus on the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Internationally recognized experts in the field offer cutting edge advice relating to diagnosis and management. Major advances in the application of ECMO are reviewed, including the potential treatment options.
Recognize which new treatment strategies are available to patients with specific types of pulmonary hypertension
Identify when a patient meets criteria for referral to a specialized pulmonary hypertension center
Discuss the criteria for patients that may be eligible for ECMO
Define the process for when you refer patients for ECMO transport
This program is designed for Pulmonologists, Critical Care Physicians, Pulmonary Hypertension Specialists, CT/Thoracic Surgeons, ECMO Specialists, Internists, Cardiologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Hospitalists, Respiratory Therapists and Perfusionists.
Method of Participation
After you register you will receive an email with a link to the webinar recording.