EAST Education Center

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  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 1.00
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Oct 22, 2017
  • Cost: $70.00
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Nutrition in the Complex Surgical Patient

Trauma and acute surgical emergencies remain among the leading causes of short and long term morbidity and mortality among both adults and children worldwide. Inadequate nutrition or pre-existing malnutrition has been shown to be one of the strongest predictors of poor outcomes among all patient populations, but particularly for patients with major injuries, burns, or surgical...

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  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 1.00
    • CNE: 1.00
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Jul 17, 2017
  • Cost: $70.00
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Post-ICU Syndrome (PICS)

Physical, mental and psychological impairments following critical illness or injury are common and labeled as the “post-ICU syndrome (PICS).”  As the epidemiology of critical care evolves, PICS will likely be a major component of in-hospital and post-ICU care. The identification of risk factors and the creation of institutional as well as regional...

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  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 1.00
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Jul 5, 2018
  • Cost: $70.00
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Blood Transfusion 2016

Exsanguination is the leading cause of preventable death after trauma. Following hemorrhage control, resuscitation with blood products is critical to improved survival. An understanding of available blood products and their appropriate use is mandatory to optimizing outcomes after trauma.