EDECMO 16: The End-of-Life Matrix & The Ethics of Advanced Resuscitation with Dr. Cyrus P. Olsen III, D.Phil.

To Stop the Train

Zack & Joe talk with Dr. Cyrus Olsen about the challenges of deciding who does, and who doesn’t, get advanced resusctition.

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2014 AHA Resuscitation Science Symposium: “ECPR Implementation in a US Emergency Department”


Come join me this coming week that the American Heart Association Resuscitation Science Symposium. I’m joining Lionel Lamhaut, Christian Bermudez, Maryam Naim and Sam Tisherman for a session on ECPR:

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Intra-Arrest Goal-Directed Monitoring in a Beautiful Nutshell; by Felipe Teran MD via Twitter

Intra-Arrest Summary

@FTeranmd @CritCareReviews @emcrit @cliffreid @cabreraERDR That’s a beautiful slide! — ED ECMO Project (@edecmo) November 6, 2014 …great summary slide by Felipe Teran @FTeranMD

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Essentials of Emergency Medicine 2014 #EEM14 San Francisco is next week!

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This is the big one! Essentials of Emergency Medicine 2014 is next week! Weingart is moderating the Saturday morning session on “EXTREME RESUSCITATION”.Shinar and I will be joining Scott for this session:

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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

Three dudes

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

SMACC 2015

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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