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2018-04-12 00:00:00

Scientific Programme & CME Accreditation

An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event !

Educational Programme

Beyond BASIC mechanical ventilation: From the essentials to advanced respiratory support (joint course between ESICM and The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

11 April 2018 & 12 April 2018 (1,5 day)

Faculty

Massimo Antonelli

Giacomo Bellani

Anne Leung

Björn Weiss

Jozef Kesecioglu

Hans Flaatten

Gavin Joynt

Eunise Ho

Philip Lam

Gordon Choi

Topics

Respiratory monitoring
Troubleshooting
Obstructive airways disease
Adaptive support ventilation
Weaning
Question and answer session
Respiratory waveform interpretation
ARDS
Asthma
Weaning
Case discussion
Post-course MCQ test

The physiopathology of the ARF
Controlled mechanical ventilation: the principles
The correct strategy for ARDS treatment
Support therapy in ARDS
Steroids and new therapies
Let's put this in practice: Case-based discussion
Still any doubts? Open questions to the speakers

Registration Fees

ESICM / Asian Societies* Member 120 €
Non-Member 200 €

* HKSCCM, JSICM, SECCM, CSCCM, KSCCM and ISCCM

Haemodynamic monitoring - State of the art

12 April 2018 (1/2 day)

Faculty

Jean-Louis Vincent
Maurizio Cecconi
Daniel De Backer
Jean-Louis Teboul

Topics

Circulatory failure: how to define, how to assess
Volmye status/volume responsiveness: how to assess?
Cardiac function, how to assess: echocardiography, others?
Vasopressors and inotropes: when to start, what to use?

How to integrate the haemodynamic variables for managing shock states?
Let's put this in practice: Case-based discussion
Still any doubts? Open questions to the speakers

Registration Fees

ESICM / Asian Societies* Member 50 €
Non-Member 120 €

* HKSCCM, JSICM, SECCM, CSCCM, KSCCM and ISCCM

Key issues in septic shock

12 April 2018 (1/2 day)

Faculty

Armand Girbes
Jan De Waele
Jean-Louis Vincent
Charles Gomersall
Jozef Kesecioglu
Daniel De Backer
Jeffrey Lipman

Topics

Key elements of antibiotic therapy
Using biomarkers in sepsis management
Vasoactive agent in sepsis
Sepsis resuscitation: monitoring endpoints

Steroids - Any roles
Let's put this in practice: Case-based discussion
Still any doubts? Open questions to the speakers

Registration Fees

ESICM / Asian Societies* Member 50 €
Non-Member 120 €

* HKSCCM, JSICM, SECCM, CSCCM, KSCCM and ISCCM

AKI and RRT

12 April 2018 (1/2 day)

Faculty

Marlies Ostermann
Lui Forni
Gordon Choi
Charles Gomersall
Jeffrey Lipman
Anne Leung

Topics

Diagnostic work-up of AKI
When to start and when to stop RRT
How to select RRT modality
Dose of RRT

Drug dosing during RRT
Let's put this in practice: Case-based discussion
Still any doubts? Open questions to the speakers

Registration Fees

ESICM / Asian Societies* Member 50 €
Non-Member 120 €

* HKSCCM, JSICM, SECCM, CSCCM, KSCCM and ISCCM