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Clinical Pearls of Targeted Temperature Management After Cardiac Arrest

Thomas P. Bleck, MD, MCCM, FNCS

Author:

Thomas P. Bleck, MD, MCCM, FNCS
Professor of Neurology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Professor Emeritus of Neurological Sciences, Neurosurgery, Medicine, and Anesthesiology
Rush Medical College

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disclosure(s):
Dr. Bleck and the reviewers who contributed to this activity have no relevant financial relationships of interest to disclose.

Type of Activity: Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the body of literature regarding the optimal temperature and duration of targeted temperature management (TTM).
  • Identify key clinical pearls of TTM including the method of inducing hypothermia and the management of complications during TTM.
  • Describe best practices and common limitations of neuroprognostication after completion of TTM for cardiac arrest.
Target Audience: Pharmacists Fee: $10 (or $45 for all 10 courses). For C4 2021 participants who registered for the live program, please use the access code provided to you by email.
Release Date: September 20, 2021 Expiration Date: September 20, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour CE: 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs)

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