After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1| Review causes and complications of fluid accumulation leading to overload, specifically in critically ill patients
2| Identify different diuretic options and their role in practice and loop diuretic resistance
3| Examine previous literature on diuretic strategies in critically ill patients
4|Discuss a new trial assessing diuretic strategies in critically ill patients and its implications to clinical practice
Emily Duff , PharmD
Baystate Medical Center
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.
None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Baystate Health designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 contact hours (s) for pharmacists. Pharmacists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours