NEW MEXICO REGIONAL CRITICAL CARE CONFERENCE “Oxygenation Strategies During Emergency Airway Management” Darren Braude, MD Thursday, February 27, 2014 11:00 am – 12:00 pm UNMH, 2ACC Learning Center
Professor of Emergency Medicine and Anesthesiology EMS Section Chief EMS Fellowship and Consortium Director National Faculty, The Difficult Airway Course: EmergencyTM National/International Medical Director, The Difficult Airway Course: EMSTM
Goals and Objectives - At the end of the presentation the learner should be able to identify: 1. Explain the importance of first-pass success in emergency intubation 2. Understand the role that oxygenation plays in difficult airway prediction 3. List three approaches to pre-oxygenation 4. Describe the role of apneic nasal oxygenation during emergency airway management 5. Understand positive-pressure ventilation strategies during emergency airway management Acknowledgment: This event is not supported by any unrestricted educational grant. Disclosure: UNM CME policy, in compliance with the ACCME Standards of Commercial Support, requires that anyone who is in a position to control the content of an activity disclose all relevant financial relationships they have had within the last 12 months with a commercial interest related to the content of this activity. The following planners and faculty disclose that they have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest: Darren Braude, M.D. The planners and faculty listed below have disclosed that they have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. The relationships were reviewed by the UNM CME and the planning committee, and conflicts of interest were resolved prior to the activity. Name Commercial Interest Relationship None Accreditation: The University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.