New Developments in Cardiopulmonary Arrest


September 18th, 2009 - September 18th, 2012
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, heart attacks can cause a wide range of symptoms, from mild to intense. Symptoms in adults may include: chest pain, cold sweat, lightheadedness, nausea and shortness of breath.

This educational activity is supported in part by an educational grant from Merck.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 9/18/2012

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant should be able to: 1.) Describe clinical efficacy for therapeutic hypothermia for comatose victims of cardiac arrest. 2.) Detail the methods for inducing therapeutic hypothermia. 3.) Review the political barriers to implementing a therapeutic hypothermia protocol.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.