MECHANICAL VENTILATION:
Maximizing Benefit and Minimizing Risk!

Up Objectives Schedule Faculty

SCHEDULE

7:15 - 7:45 Registration


7:45 - 8:45 Pressure Control versus Volume Control
Mean
airway pressure, inspiratory time, waveforms, AutoflowTM
PRVC, PCV+ assist


8:45 - 9:30 Benefits of Maintained Spontaneous Breathing

9:30 - 9:45 Break

9:30 - 10:15 Pulmonary/Renal Interaction

10:15 - 10:45 Ventilator-Induced Diaphragmatic Dysfunction

10:45 - 11:45 Interactive Discussion on Ventilator Modes

11:45 - 12:15 PEEP: Best Practice

12:15 - 1:15 Lunch (on your own)

1:15 - 2:00 Sedation and Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation: 
Improving Patient Outcomes



2:00 - 2:15 Break


2:15 - 2:45 Mechanical Ventilation and Hepato-Splanchnic Hypoperfusion


2:45 - 3:30 Ventilatory Strategies in Acute Brain Injury
Best Practice