Ventilator Modes & Management

Des Moines, IA US
November 19, 2015

The General Surgery Didactic Program is an addition to Mercy Medical Center's expansive general surgery exposure. A wide variety of general surgical and subspecialty training is administered within the tertiary care facility and is taught by fellowship-trained faculty.

Intended Audience

Nurses, physicians, surgeons, residents, medical students, and other interested health care professionals.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand history of Mechanical Ventilation.
  2. Recognize indications for Mechanical Ventilation.
  3. Discuss basics of Ventilator Management.
  4. Discuss ARDS.
  5. Understand Low Tidal Volume Ventilation.
  6. Understand High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation.
  7. Discuss driving pressure and multifrequency oscillatory ventilation.

Case Moderator

Lauren Allan, DO

Dr. Allan indicated no financial relationships to disclose relevant to the content of this CME activity.

Disclosure

Speaker(s) will disclose to attendees the nature of any financial relationships they have with the commercial firms providing support as well as the commercial manufacturers of products and/or the providers of services discussed in their presentations. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Continuing Education Credit

DO: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the guidelines from the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) through the sponsorship of Des Moines University (DMU) and Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines. DMU is accredited by the AOA and approves this live activity for 1.0 AOA Category 1-B CME credit.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B
Course opens: 
11/19/2015
Course expires: 
11/19/2015
Event starts: 
11/19/2015 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
11/19/2015 - 10:00am
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Mercy Medical Center
1111 6th Avenue
East Conference Room #7
Des Moines, IA 50314
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/19/2015
Course expires: 
11/19/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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