Pre-WCA2020 Satellite on ECMO
"Extracorporeal life support in contemporary anaesthesiology and intensive care”
September 4th, 2020, Krakow, Poland


8.00 - 9.00 Registration at Park Inn by Radisson Krakow

Session 1 - Current status of ECLS

Extracorporeal support in acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure
ECMO as a short-term MCS
e-CPR in OHCA – a new standard?
Organ preservation in the light of transplantation
Discussion

Coffee break

Session 2 - Improving outcome
Neurological complications of ECMO
Long term outcome in ECMO
Do we need extracorporeal gas exchange to enhance lung protection in ARDS
Discussion

Coffee break

Session 3 - Integration of ECLS into ICU care
Mechanical ventilation during ECMO
ECMO, proning or both?
ECMO and AKI
Extracorporeal absorption techniques in ECMO and sepsis
Discussion

Lunch

Session 4 - Principles of ECLS
Basics of ECLS in circulatory support
Basics of ECLS in respiratory support
Cannulation options
Anticoagulation in ECLS
Troubleshooting in ECMO
Discussion