Ultrasound Guided Procedures: Part 1
central venous access, catheter, procedure instruction, paracentesis, thoracentesis, pericardiocentesis, lumbar puncture
Emergency Medicine | Hemic and Immune Systems | Investigative Techniques | Medical Specialties | Medicine and Health Sciences
Speaker: Alfredo Tirado, MD, FACEP
Program Director Emergency Medicine
Oak Hill Hospital
HCA GME – West Florida Division
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to explore the basics of ultrasound guided assistance for central venous access.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Discuss the basics of using ultrasound guided assistance for central venous access including indications and vascular anatomy.
Ø Analyze the procedure using ultrasound guided assistance for central venous access.
Ø Evaluate the advantages and potential complications of using ultrasound guided assistance for central venous access.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Alfredo Tirado, MD, FACEP, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: October 16, 2019
Expiration Date: October 16, 2021
Tirado, Alfredo MD, "Ultrasound Guided Procedures: Part 1" (2019). Emergency Medicine. 8.