RESPIRATORY AND CARDIOVASCULAR SUPPORT TECHNIQUES

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Code
74367
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
1 credit during the 3nd year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
semester
1° Semester
modules

OVERVIEW

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO system): respiratory and cardiovascular support

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The seminar aims to highlight the state of the art of the various types of mechanical cardiocirculatory and / or respiratory support and clarify indications for implantation

TEACHING METHODS

Tutorial with active participation of the students and final exam

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The history of circulatory assist devices with particular emphasis on the  ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)

Indications to E.C.M.O. for cardiac support

Indications to E.C.M.O. for respiratory failure

Hardware and incarnation sites

Materials for E.C.M.O.

E.C.M.O management.

Patient transportation with E.C.M.O.

Emofiltration / Dialysis in E.C.M.O.

Cardiac transplantation of an E.C.M.O. patient

Lung transplantation in an E.C.M.O. patient

Analysis of recent literature

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Educational handouts 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

FEDERICA BARBIERI

GIUSEPPE BUSCAGLIA

BENEDETTA LOLLI

FRANCO ROGGERO

FRANCESCO SANTINI

GIOVANNI BIZZARRO (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Tutorial with active participation of the students and final exam

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Student must pass a final exam. It is an oral examination - only one, connected with the entire Integrated Course.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Learning verification is done through a final exam to check the real acquisition of the expected learning by the student.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
16/01/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
02/02/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
21/02/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
13/06/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
03/07/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
24/07/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale
21/09/2018 13:00 GENOVA Orale