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The purpose of this course is to provide current information
related to the clinical and technical safety of clinical
hyperbaric oxygen therapy. This course is organized by both regular and
associate members. The sessions will be of special interest to clinicians and
technical staff and is provided in response to requests from the membership for
a pre-course related to safety aspects of clinical hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
TENTATIVE OUTLINE: 3/27/2013
|8:00||8:15||Introduction/Welcome||Jim Bell, CHT|
|8:15||8:45||Static Electricity and Grounding||Rob Sheffield, CHT|
|8:45||9:30||How to do a Risk Assessment||Francois Burman, CHT|
|Incidence and side effects from hyperbaric exposure: A review, CNS, Pulmonary and CNS O2 toxicity, hypoglycemia and acute lung edema, confinement anxiety 02 toxicity, |
Eugene Worth, MD & Laurie Gesell, MD
|10:45||11:30||Product & Material Selection for the Oxygen Enriched Atmosphere||Richard Barry, CHT|
|11:30||12:00||Morning Session: Panel Q & A||Jim Bell, Moderator|
|1:00||2:00||Risk assessment Case Discussions, AICD, prohibited materials, equipment issues||Lindell Weaver, MD: Moderator, Francois Burman, Rob Sheffield, Richard Barry|
|2:00||2:45||How to d a hyperbaric consult||Sandra Wainwright, MD|
|3:00||4:00||Hyperbaric equipment updates (Ventilators, IV pumps, BP monitoring, current state of affairs)||Lindell Weaver, MD: Moderator, Bill Gossett, CHT|
|4:00||5:00||Afternoon Session: Panel Q & A||Jim Bell, Moderator|
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The UHMS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Full Disclosure Statement
All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity.