Are ventilators necessary for ECMO patients? A review of the latest literature and trends

Lisa Soltis

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17 March 2021 - 10:00 PM (GMT)

Lecture overview

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Learning Objectives:
By the end of this lecture, the attendee will be able to:

  1. Discuss historical trends for patient management with ECMO
  2. Describe the physiological basis of ECMO therapy and oxygenation
  3. Review recently published data regarding the need for mechanical ventilation with ECMO therapy

This lecture is equal to 1 CE Contact Hour, 1 CPD Point, and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Live webinar time:
Chicago - Wed 17th Mar 2021 at 4pm
London - Wed 17th Mar 2021 at 10pm
Sydney - Thur 18th Mar 2021 at 9am

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Additional CME Info

Release Date: February 1, 2020, Termination Date: January 31, 2023

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of EB Medicine and Continulus. EB Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: EB Medicine designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per lecture. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Commercial Support: This activity received no commercial support.

Earning Credit: In order to earn CME credit, the participant must take the pre-test, listen to the lecture, take the CME post-test, and complete the post-test evaluation.

Duration 1 hour(s).

Lecture speaker

Lisa Soltis

Lisa is a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist who currently serves as the Director of Professional Development & Education for ECMO Advantage in Murfreesboro, TN.

Lisa started her career as a medical sales representative, but after 5 years realized that her passion was to look after critical care patients, therefore she returned back to school to obtain her Nursing Degree from the Wake Technical Community College. After she graduated in 1996, she started her nursing career in a Surgical Trauma ICU, followed by a Cardiothoracic ICU. Lisa’s passion for teaching made her progress her career by completing the Critical Care CNS program at Duke University, after which she worked as a CNS and ECMO Specialist/Coordinator to improve outcomes for patients in North Carolina, Virginia and beyond, serving as a Subject Matter Expert and Clinical Expert for the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the Society of Critical Care Medicine, where she was introduced as a Fellow of Critical Care Medicine in 2012.

Lisa is a member of the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists and a Fellow in the inaugural class receiving the FCNS designation.