EDECMO 15: The CHEER Trial & Part 2 of our Interview with Dr. Stephen Bernard


In this episode Zack and Joe discuss the CHEER Trial (mechanical CPR, Hypothermia, ECMO, and Early Revascularization) and follow up with Dr. Stephen Bernard with a few more questions about ECMO at the Alfred.

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EDECMO Episode #14: ECPR with Stephen Bernard 1/2

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In today’s episode, Joe and Zack interview Dr. Stephen Bernard about Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (ECPR) and how they do it the Alfred in Melbourne, Australia.

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Evid-ECMO 2: Veno-Venous ECMO in ARDS – The CESAR Trial & ANZ-ECMO

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Critical Review of 2 of the big papers on VV-ECMO for ARDS.

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EDECMO # 13 – Does Pseudo-PEA Exist and What Should You Do About It


The 3 of us discuss all things PEA

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SMACC Chicago 2015 is going to be HUGE! June 23-26, 2015

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SMACC Chicago 2015: The most unique critical care conference in existence!

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Evid-ECMO (Evidence for ECMO): Critical Analysis of the ECMO literature #1


Zack and Joe and discuss two high-impact articles that compare conventional CPR to ECPR.

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EDECMO Episode 12 – The Nurse-Based ECMO Program at Sharp Memorial Hospital with Suzanne Chillcott RN, BSN

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In this episode Joe talks with Suzanne Chillcott, the Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) Lead RN at Sharp Memorial Hospital to discuss the nuts and bolts of establishing a “nurse-run” ECLS program.

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Video: “Bring Me Back to Life” Conference in Montreal; October 21, 2014

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Video Promo for the “Bring Me Back to Life” conference coming up on October 21, 2014 in Montreal!

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EDECMO Episode 11 – The Paris ECMO Course


Highlights from the Paris ECMO Course

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EDECMO Episode 10 – “Sequencing” – Ultrasound Priorities During ECPR

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~Based on a listener voicemail message, this episode focuses on the cognitive task analysis of ultrasound during ECPR.

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