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Perioperative Medicine Part 2 - Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Perioperative Medicine Part 2 - Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

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Convenient and Comprehensive CME

From the University of Pittsburgh Regional Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine: Complete Review Series. Perioperative Medicine Part 2 – Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology covers the anesthetic management of patients undergoing cardiac ablations, laser lead extractions, atrial occlusion devices, percutaneous valve and endovascular aortic procedures. Focused on the noncardiac anesthesiologist, speakers in this online CME program also discuss care of cardiac patients for noncardiac surgeries, including those with valvular surgery and LVADs, management of patients taking antiplatelet and anticoagulant medications, transesophageal echocardiography for noncardiac anesthesiologists, as well as ACLS for anesthesiologists.

 

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Topics / Speakers

A-ACLS – Anesthesia-centric Advanced Cardiac Life Support
William McIvor, MD, FASA

 

Transesophageal Echocardiography for the Non-Cardiac Anesthesiologist
Amanda Cole Bernardi, MD

 

Anesthesia for Patients with LVADs for Non-Cardiac Surgery Including Novel Antiplatelet, Anticoagulant, and Procoagulant Agents
Harikesh Subramanian, MBBS, Alexandra Nicholas, MD, and Daniel Mandell, MD

 

Anesthesia for Patients with Valvular Disease for Noncardiac Surgery
Catalin Ezaru, MD

 

Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices (CIED)
Adam Hill, MD

 

Anesthesia for Procedures in the Electrophysiology Laboratory
Elizabeth Ungerman, MD, and Theresa Gelzinis, MD

 

Anesthesia for Percutaneous Valve Procedures
Stephen McHugh, MD

 

Anesthesia for Endovascular Aortic Surgery
Joshua Knight, MD

Faculty

Series Director

Raymond M. Planinsic, MD, FASA

Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Director of Transplantation Anesthesiology, UPMC Presbyterian

Director, Hepatic Transplantation Anesthesiology Fellowship Program

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Series Co-Director

Theresa A. Gelzinis, MD

Module 2 Course Director

Associate Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Speakers

Amanda Cole Bernardi, MD

Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellow

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Medical Education

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Catalin Ezaru, MD

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Faculty, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Pittsburgh, PA

Adam Hill, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Joshua Knight, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Daniel Mandell, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Stephen McHugh, MD

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

William McIvor, MD, FASA

Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Associate Director

Medical Student Education

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Alexandra Nicholas, MD

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School Medicine

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Harikesh Subramaniam, MBBS

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Elizabeth Ungerman, MD

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Accreditation

Accreditation and Credit Designation

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

The University of Pittsburgh designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

 

Date of Original Release: May 15, 2020
Date Credits Expire: May 15, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 4.50 hours

 

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of an online course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Resuscitate a patient following ACLS guidelines
  • Understand how transesophageal echocardiography may assist with solving diagnostic dilemmas
  • Understand management of the LVAD for non-cardiac surgery
  • Understand cardiac valvular pathology and how to deal with it for non-cardiac surgery
  • Have a better understanding of cardiac pacemakers and intracardiac defibrillators
  • Understand how to provide anesthesia care for atrial and ventricular ablations
  • Understand anesthesia for laser lead extractions and left atrial occlusion devices
  • Understand anesthesia care for percutaneous valve procedures
  • Understand anesthesia care for endovascular aortic procedures
  • Discuss use of novel antiplatelet, anticoagulant and procoagulant agents and their complications

Intended Audience

Anesthesiologists and anesthesiologists-in-training and other anesthesia professionals, nurse anesthetists, anesthesia assistants, intensivists and perioperative medicine specialists.

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a CMEinfo video production

Provider: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Series Director:

Raymond M. Planinsic, MD, FASA
Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Director of Transplantation Anesthesiology, UPMC Presbyterian
Director, Hepatic Transplantation Anesthesiology Fellowship Program
UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Series Co-Director:

Theresa A. Gelzinis, MD
Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Credits: Earn a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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