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Aug 03 - 05, 2020 | CME 13.00 | USD $850 | Bay Lake, Florida
How to Save a Life: IR and Surgical Management of the Trauma Patient is organized by Aladdin Travel and will be held from Aug 03 - 05, 2020 at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Bay Lake, Florida, United States of America. Target Audience: This activity is designed for interventional radiologists, and trauma surgeons as well as other surgical sub-specialties, intensivists, ER physicians, technologists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who care for critically-ill acute trauma patient. Accreditation: Physician Credit The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other Healthcare Professions Credit Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. Description: Join leading experts in interventional radiology and trauma surgery from the University of Chicago for an exciting educational conference! This multidisciplinary meeting will promote the efficient management of the trauma patient, and all major topics in the global treatment of the trauma patient will be presented by experts in the field. It will highlight the important partnership of interventional radiology and trauma surgery. In doing so, it will bring internationally-recognized leaders to present a multi-faceted approach to care for one of the most challenging types of patient to care for: the critically-ill acute trauma patient. Furthermore, most of the program will surround current endovascular and interventional techniques and state-of-the art equipment used to perform life-saving procedures by both interventional radiologists and trauma surgeons. Endovascular therapies of focus will include embolization, balloon occlusion, stent and stent-graft placement, as well as other downstream interventions. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: • State the appropriate interventional radiology and surgical diagnosis and treatment guidelines for solid organ injuries; • Identify the unique challenges presented by the management of the trauma patient in the ICU; • Discuss how the approach to the pediatric trauma patient differs from the approach to the adult trauma patient; • Identify problems associated with the management of mass casualties; • Describe the nursing and technologist role in the life-saving measures provided to the trauma patient.