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ECMO Safety Checklist | Resus Review
Detailed ECMO safety checklist to be performed at every shift change for nurses, perfusionists, and physicians. Includes data review and bedside equipment inspection.
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vv-ECMO Gas Exchange | Resus Review
- Gas exchange in vv-ECMO is effected by 4 critical factors. Learn to assess and correct these to maintain adequate oxygenation and CO2 removal.
Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases
- A clear illustration of immunodeficiency disorders.
ECMO Side Ports | Resus Review
- Side ports on the ECMO circuit are convenient for hemodialysis but can be broken or cracked which can lead to a catastrophic blood loss.
ECMO Flashlight Test | Resus Review
- Inspecting the ECMO oxygenator for accumulated clot can identify why the circuit has higher pressures and decreased blood flows, and indicate when the circuit should be changed.
ECMO Pump Chatter | Resus Review
- ECMO pump chatter is caused by blood flow limitations from venous side of the ECMO circuit, and is critical to correct for a well functioning system.
A brief review of ECMO | EMBlog Mayo Clinic
- Author: Rachel Lindor, MD, JD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSzESoC2gwk
Immune System Flowchart
- This has been designed to show how the different components of the immune system develop individually and work together. I realised that a flowchart would be an excellent way to demonstrate this an...