Held in partnership with the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization
Explore the basic management principles common to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) programs for both adult and pediatric patients with the Society of Critical Care Medicine's (SCCM) ECMO Management course. Led by expert faculty, this intense two-day simulation course will provide a comprehensive overview of ECMO programs. Participants will rotate through lectures and simulation scenarios. Each simulation group will have a maximum ratio of six participants to one facilitator. Topics include: basic physiology of ECMO, equipment and patient selection, and economic and ethical considerations.