Experimental and VV ECMO Workshops

Organization and Registration

Optional dates (the program of both editions will be identical)
Edition I: 9 April 2019
Edition II: 10 April 2019

Capacities per edition and workshop
EXPERIMENTAL
ECMO Physician*: 12 places –  EUR 425,-
ECMO Nurse/Perfusionist: 8 places – EUR 225,-

VVSIM
8 places – EUR 250,-
*Combo inscription: EUR 625,- for both workshops

Registration for the EuroELSO Congress is not required for participating in the workshops.

Please direct booking requests and questions to
Mrs. Natalia Staniszewski, Project Manager Delegate Services
Phone: +49 (0) 40 / 32 50 92 – 33
Mail: n.staniszewski@interplan.de

 

Venue
Vall d’Hebron University Hospital
Vall d’Hebron Research Institute Animal Laboratory
Passeig Vall d’Hebron 119-129
Barcelona, Spain
Caution: This is not the EuroELSO 2019 Congress Venue!

Detailed workshop program

ECMO Experimental Workshop

April 9, 2019 or April 10, 2019
08:30 – 16:30

In brief: ECMO cannulation, pump start and simmulation of VA and VV complications
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Addressed to: Any professional related to ECMO support
ECMO physician: 12 places for cannulation technique and conversions
    A minimum expertise on the Seldinger technique is required

ECMO nurse/perfusionist: 8 places for pump management

Main objectives
– Venous cannulation. Seldinger technique
– Femorial aterial cannulation with distal perfusion. Seldinger technique

Further objectives
– Start of VV ECMO support
– Start of VA ECMO support
– Simulate recirculation.Simulate harlequin syndrome
– Conversion VV to VA
– Conversion VA to V-VA
– Conversion V-VA to VV
– Conversion VA to VV-A
– Conversion VV-A to VV

DirectorJordi Riera, MD, PhD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital

Instructors:
Elena Sandoval. MD, PhD. Clinic University Hospital
Marcos Pérez. MD, PhD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital
Elisabet Gallart. RN, MSN, PhD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital
Sandra García. MD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital

Method
– Animal model (Pig > 60 Kg)
– Mannequin cannulation station
– Action visualized in streaming
– 5 ECMO experts will guide you during all the scenarios
– Workshop approved by the animal ethical committee

VV ECMO Simulation Workshop

April 9, 2019 or April 10, 2019
08:00 – 17:00

In brief: High-fidelity simulation of VV ECMO scenarios

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Addressed to: Any professional related to VV ECMO support, including physicians, specialized nurses, perfusionists and other ECMO specialists.

Objectives
– Indicate VV ECMO support
– Initiate VV ECMO support
– Adjust ECMO and VM settings depending on patient’s condition
– Prevent, identify and treat complications
– Wean patients on VV ECMO

DirectorJordi Riera, MD, PhD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital

Instructors:
Eduard Argudo. MD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital
Carolina Maldonado. MD. Vall d’Hebron University Hospital

Method
– An ECMO simulator will be used for high-fidelity simulation
– Setting: Customized ICU box
– Instructors: ECMO and simulation experts will guide you along the different scenarios
– We use a very low ratio of 8 students / 2 instructors in order to assure personalized learning

Preliminary program schedule
08:00 – 09:00  Introduction
09:00 – 12:00  Hands On I
12:00 – 13:00  Lunch
13:00 – 16:00  Hands On II
16:00 – 17:00  Debriefing