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Donation Alliance Learning Series

At a Glance

Mindful Ventilation: Awareness of the Delivered Breath

Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 2:00pm – 3:00pm EDT

Continuing Education Credits

1 CEPTC Credit, 1 Nursing Contact Hour

Mindful Ventilation: Awareness of the Delivered Breath

Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 2:00pm – 3:00pm EDT / 11:00am – 12:00pm PDT

Purpose / Goal

This course will provide education on the challenges of deceased donor lung recruitment. During the discussion, we will review common problems OPO coordinators face when managing a prospective lung donor and discuss methods employed to overcome those challenges. We will also hear from a critical care pulmonologist who will discuss the efficacy of different pulmonary recruitment techniques and ventilation modes.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the challenges predicating lung recruitment.
  • Identify 4 different methods to care for the prospective lung donor.
  • Demonstrate the relationship between MAP and alveolar recruitment.

Presenters

Speaker
Ritu Khanna
MD
Critical Care Medicine Specialist, Pulmonary Specialist
Donor Network of Arizona

Moderator

Who Does This Benefit?

Members of the donation and transplantation community serving diverse populations to include administrators, coordinators, physicians, nurses, surgeons, managers, quality improvement specialists, social workers, and other donation and transplantation center professionals and their colleagues.

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Clinical Consulting Associates, Inc. provides professional, unique and flexible staffing solutions for organ procurement organizations, as well as import organ offer screening and processing for transplant programs across the United States. They are an experienced team of Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinators with clinical expertise in all aspects of the organ donation process.

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