A Global User’s Guide to Mechanical Circulatory Support

Los Angeles, California
Friday, October 09, 2015


A Global User’s Guide to Mechanical Circulatory Support
Friday, October 09, 2015 - Saturday, October 10, 2015

Cedars-Sinai - Harvey Morse Conference Center
8701 Gracie Allen Drive
Los Angeles, California 90048
United States

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Featuring simulations and skills demos in the Women’s Guild Simulation Center for Advanced Clinical Skills, an immersive environment equipped with the latest in patient simulators and medical devices.


Course Description and Statement of Need

This two-day course will provide a concise review of clinical knowledge and essential professional skills to facilitate the surgical and medical management of patients with advanced heart failure who are being assessed for and who have received durable mechanical circulatory support. The course consists of focused presentations covering a broad array of topics for both inpatient and outpatient management with an emphasis on a practical approach to patient care, implementing best practices and clinical problem solving.

Accreditation Statement

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
The California State Board of Registered Nursing accepts courses approved by the ACCME for category 1 credit as meeting the continuing education requirements for license renewal.

Policy on Disclosure
It is the policy of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center assesses conflict of interest with its faculty, planners and managers of CME activities. Conflicts of interest that are identified are resolved by reviewing that presenter’s content for fair balance and absence of bias,scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations.While Cedars-Sinai Medical Center endeavors to review faculty content, it remains the obligation of each physician or other healthcare practitioner to determine the applicability or relevance of the information provided from this course in his or her own practice.

Acknowledgment of Commercial Support
Commercial support for this conference is pending. Companies who support this CME activity with educational grants will be acknowledged at the conference.

 

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