H1N1 ARDS with Pulmonary Embolism – A Case Presentation

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  • Skill Levelintermediate
  • Lectures1 Video
  • Enrolled 69 students enrolled
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Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will learn:

  • A case of ARDS with pulmonary embolism
  • Diagnosis and management
  • Challenges faced during management

What you'll learn

Acute respiratory distress syndrome is a severe life-threatening condition characterized by severe hypoxemia. This may be due to pulmonary gas exchange failure and was first recognized in the 1960s by Ashbaugh et al. read more »»

It is undergoing intensive research in the past few decades to understand its pathogenesis and therapies since its first description. ARDS occurs most often in the setting of pneumonia, sepsis, aspiration of gastric contents, or severe trauma and is present in ~10% of all patients in intensive care units worldwide. Pulmonary embolism is a rare entity associated with ARDS. Learn more in this expert speaker presentation on a case of ARDS with pulmonary embolism Designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • People interested in exploring new technologies in Medicine

Instructor

Dr. Aklesh Tandekar

MBBS, MD, EDIC, IDCCM, FIMSA, IFCCM, IBCCM, FCPS, DA, Critical Care Specialist


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Chief Intensivist, Nanavati Superspeciality hospital, September 2010 to August 2015. Assistant Professor in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, LTMMC and LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai, March 2010 to May 2016. Associate Consultant, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai, February 2009 to August 2010. Senior Registrar, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, June 2007 to January 2009.

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Instructor

Dr. Aklesh Tandekar

MBBS, MD, EDIC, IDCCM, FIMSA, IFCCM, IBCCM, FCPS, DA, Critical Care Specialist


4/5

Chief Intensivist, Nanavati Superspeciality hospital, September 2010 to August 2015. Assistant Professor in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, LTMMC and LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai, March 2010 to May 2016. Associate Consultant, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai, February 2009 to August 2010. Senior Registrar, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, June 2007 to January 2009.

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Last Updated 12/2020

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