Physical Therapy: Cardiopulmonary Patient Care
88.00
Webinar
Other
10/28/2022 5:00PM
8:00PM EDT
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About the Course: 
This course will provide and overview of cardiovascular and thoracic surgical interventions. This includes but is not limited to CABG, chest tube placement, peripheral vascular procedures, valve surgeries, and pacemaker implantation. In addition this course will outline the procedures, precautions, and criteria for heart and lung transplants. In addition to these surgical procedures, an overview of the wide variety of oxygen delivery systems will occur. This portion will include general information on the devices, images of each device, and other pertinent information such as the approximate FiO2 for each device.

Course Objectives:
  1. List the most common cardiothoracic surgical approaches utilized, common complications of these and advancements made in these techniques.
  2. Recognize the following surgical procedures: CABG, pacemaker and ICD implantation.
  3. Identify indications and contraindications for heart and lung transplants as well and describe the variations in how these surgeries are performed.
  4. List the post-operative care for heart and lung transplant patients including how risks are minimized and the rehab process.
  5. Identify the differences between low flow, reservoir and high flow oxygen delivery systems and give an example of each.
  6. List the purpose, settings and common modes of ventilators. 
About the Author:
Suzanne Greenwalt, a licensed physical therapist, received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from A.T. Still University and a Master in Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including rehabilitation, skilled nursing facilities, acute care and out- patient rehabilitation. Suzanne is a board certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist and a board certified Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Clinical Specialist. She is an educator in two doctor of physical therapy programs and is an educator and mentor in a geriatric residency program.

Disclosures:
Resolution of Conflict of Interest

Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri Healthcare, LLC not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

©2022: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice. Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state. Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing, but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.
 
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Cardiopulmonary Patient Care - Surgical Interventions and Support Interventions 10/28/22

88.00
About the Course: 
This course will provide and overview of cardiovascular and thoracic surgical interventions. This includes but is not limited to CABG, chest tube placement, peripheral vascular procedures, valve surgeries, and pacemaker implantation. In addition this course will outline the procedures, precautions, and criteria for heart and lung transplants. In addition to these surgical procedures, an overview of the wide variety of oxygen delivery systems will occur. This portion will include general information on the devices, images of each device, and other pertinent information such as the approximate FiO2 for each device.

Course Objectives:
  1. List the most common cardiothoracic surgical approaches utilized, common complications of these and advancements made in these techniques.
  2. Recognize the following surgical procedures: CABG, pacemaker and ICD implantation.
  3. Identify indications and contraindications for heart and lung transplants as well and describe the variations in how these surgeries are performed.
  4. List the post-operative care for heart and lung transplant patients including how risks are minimized and the rehab process.
  5. Identify the differences between low flow, reservoir and high flow oxygen delivery systems and give an example of each.
  6. List the purpose, settings and common modes of ventilators. 
About the Author:
Suzanne Greenwalt, a licensed physical therapist, received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from A.T. Still University and a Master in Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including rehabilitation, skilled nursing facilities, acute care and out- patient rehabilitation. Suzanne is a board certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist and a board certified Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Clinical Specialist. She is an educator in two doctor of physical therapy programs and is an educator and mentor in a geriatric residency program.

Disclosures:
Resolution of Conflict of Interest

Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement
It is the policy of Colibri Healthcare, LLC not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

Disclaimer
The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

©2022: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice. Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state. Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing, but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.