Cardiac arrest and ECMO for paramedics. Overall outcomes in prehospital cardiac arrest, in terms of neurological function, are poor. Only 11% of all prehospital cardiac arrest are discharged from the hospital with neurological function intact. This VILT interactive session will dive into the pre-hospital care of cardiac arrest and review a systematic approach to providing care. This live lecture will also discuss ECMO in the pre-hospital setting and review current systems utilizing ECMO around the globe. This lecture is sure to bring a lively discussion around prehospital ECMO.
EMS CEU – 2 Hours
This is a VILT session which means it is NOT self-paced. You must attend at the time the class is being offered in a live classroom.
Each VILT session is counted hour for hour as if you were sitting in a classroom.
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