In specialist centres, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a now a mainstay of the management of cardio/respiratory failure refractory to other measures. However, much of the clinical information required to care for ECMO patients at the bedside remains inaccessible to learners. To address this, the creation of a free-to-access educational ECMO blog post is now […]
ECMO = extracorporeal membrane oxygenation; used as a supportive strategy in patients who have a high risk of death despite conventional therapy
ECMO Troubleshooting: Approach to problems specific to patients requiring ECMO therapy
ECMO support has potential implications for pharmacotherapy in the critically ill, the significance of which are poorly defined; Pharmacokinetic effects of ECMO vary with different drugs and drug characteristics
Intensive Care Network and Dr Hergen Buescher present 3 videos on ‘owning the ECMO’!