After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Identify the different clinical indications for VV-ECMO vs. VA ECMO.
2. Identify the indications and contraindications for the use of ECMO.
3. Discuss the role of Ethics department at our facility and how and when to call an ethics consult if the need were to arise.
Ruth Ebert, MD
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Baystate Medical Center
None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours