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Special Topics in Obstetrical Anesthesiology

Special Topics in Obstetrical Anesthesiology

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Learn Now: Insights in Obstetrical Anesthesia

From the University of Pittsburgh Regional Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine: Complete Review Series. Lecturers in this online CME program discuss a wide variety of topics pertaining to obstetrical anesthesia: from maternal physiology during pregnancy, to non-obstetric anesthesia in the pregnant patient and placental circulation in maternal fetal drug transfer and neonatal resuscitation. Special Topics in Obstetrical Anesthesiology also covers conditions and complications such as maternal cardiac arrest, perimortem Cesarean section, hypertensive disorders, coexisting diseases, and postpartum neurologic complications like post-dural puncture headache.

 

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Topics / Speakers

Maternal Physiology, Cardiac Arrest, and Perimortem Cesarean Delivery
Grace Lim, MD, MS

 

Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
Grace Lim, MD, MS

 

Maternal Hemorrhage
Jonathan Waters, MD

 

Nonobstetric Anesthesia in the Pregnant Patient
Patricia Dalby, MD

 

Effects of GA on Mother and Fetus
Ryan Romeo, MD

 

Maternal Mortality
Joseph DeRenzo, MD

 

Postpartum Neurologic Complications
Gerhardt Konig, 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

Associate Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Module Director

Ryan C. Romeo, MD

Associate Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Medical Student Coordinator, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Speakers

Patricia Dalby, MD

Associate Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship Program

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Joseph DeRenzo, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Assistant Site Chief, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Gerhardt Konig, MD

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Grace Lim, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Medical Director, Obstetric Anesthesiology

UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Magee-Womens Research Institute BIRCWH Scholar

Faculty, Magee-Womens Research Institute

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Jonathan H. Waters, MD

Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Chief of Anesthesiology, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Director, Blood Management Program

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 4.25 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: February 15, 2021
Date Credits Expire: February 15, 2024
Estimated Time to Complete: 4.25 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:

  • Learn and understand maternal physiology during pregnancy
  • Learn about maternal hemorrhage and its treatment
  • Learn about postpartum neurologic complications and their treatments

Intended Audience

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

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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

Module Director:

Ryan C. Romeo, MD
Associate Professor
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Medical Student Coordinator, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Credits: Earn a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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