Tag ECMO
Everything ECMO

Everything ECMO

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…
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Pharmacokinetics and ECMO

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
Literary-Medicine-340

Night shift and paying it forward

Tom survived. After five days on ECMO, another seven ventilated and a total of three weeks in hospital, we strapped our tiny bundle into his capsule and, driving slowly and carefully, took him home. I don't mind working night shift anymore...
RAGE Podcast

ECPR and ECMO

Vincent Pellegrino, Head of the ECMO service at The Alfred ICU, discusses Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR)

ECMO in Cardiac Arrest

PechaKucha presentation on the use of ECMO in the emergency department for refractory ventricular fibrillation in cardiac arrest