The early registration deadline for the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) ECMO Management course is Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Register online using your Customer ID and password, or contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.
Led by expert faculty and held in partnership with the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization, this intense two-day simulation course will explore the basic management principles common to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) programs for both adult and pediatric patients. Participants will rotate through lectures and simulation scenarios. Each simulation group will have a maximum ratio of six participants to one facilitator.
- Identify the different components of the ECMO circuit and diagnose equipment malfunction
- Determine the optimal ECMO settings in diseases commonly treated by ECMO
- Recognize and manage the most common ECMO emergencies
This course will be held September 29 and 30, 2016, at the University of Arizona Center for Simulation and Innovation in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. For more details, including hotel and travel information, visit www.sccm.org/ECMO.