Scoring Key: 5=Strongly Agree 4=Agree 3=Neutral 2=Disagree 1=Strongly Disagree 0=Not applicable to my practice
Discuss and compare clinical and technical approaches to high flow nasal cannula, continuous positive airway pressure and noninvasive ventilation.
Discuss the physiologic rationale for setting Positive End Expiratory Pressure (PEEP) in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
Describe approaches to PEEP titration in patients with ARDS.
Explain non-ARDS application for PEEP.
List and define the criteria for sepsis and septic shock in Sepsis-3
Implement treatment plans quickly when managing Sepsis-3.
Compare Sepsis-3 to criteria for sepsis quality improvement, surveillance and research.
Examine the studies that led to “The Surviving Sepsis Campaign” international guidelines for the management of patients with sepsis and septic shock.
Implement innovative strategies to improve patient outcomes.
Recognize barriers to the implementation of appropriate sepsis protocols, and employ evidence-based solutions.
Explain the future of sepsis management strategies.
Identify the risks for patients with new psychiatric illness and medication use after critical care.
Implement potential risk-reducing strategies for psychiatric illnesses in critical care.
Assess the range of palliative care needs of ICU patients.
Identify the utility of specific triggers for palliative care consultations.
Describe the role of procoagulants in life-threatening bleeding.
List and explain studies of recombinant factor VIIa.
Explain how to manage life threatening bleeding and treat an emergency procedure in patients receiving anticoagulants
Scoring Key: 5=Excellent 4=Very Good 3=Good 2=Fair 1=Poor
Christopher W. Seymour, M.D. - Sepsis 3: Confusion or Clarity?
Dean R. Hess, Ph.D., RRT - Noninvasive Respiratory Support
Hannah Wunsch, M.D. - Identifying Palliative Care needs in The ICU
Steven Fein, M.D. - Managing Life Threatening Bleeding with Procoagulants and Anticoagulant Reversal
Dean R. Hess, Ph.D., RRT - How to set PEEP
Hannah Wunsch, M.D. - Psychiatric Diagnosis and Medications After Critical Illness
Christopher W. Seymour, M.D. - Surviving Sepsis Update