Bringing Best Practices to Your ICU: An Interdisciplinary Approach

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Bringing Best Practices to Your ICU: An Interdisciplinary Approach

University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences Specialty Review

Stay Current in a Rapidly Evolving Field

Bringing Best Practices to Your ICU: An Interdisciplinary Approach lays the foundation for an inter-professional, bundled approach to the care of patients with complex medical conditions. Led by John P. Kress, MD and Cheryl L. Esbrook, OTR/L, BCPR, this CME course highlights common complications of ICU survivors and breaks down the efficacy and impementation of the ABCDEF bundle. It will help you to better:

  • Define the history and evidence surrounding the ABCDEF bundle
  • Discuss strategies to improve bundle utilization in the ICU setting
  • Analyze the roles of different healthcare providers in a bundled approach
  • Outline ways to integrate the bundle into care of critically ill patients
  • Identify potential barriers to ABCDEF bundle implementation

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, Bringing Best Practices to Your ICU: An Interdisciplinary Approach provides a maximum of 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

TOPICS

  • The Pain of Being in the ICU - John P. Kress, MD
  • Awakening and Breathing: The Cornerstone to Bundle Success - John P. Kress, MD
  • Maintaining Consciousness with the Right Cocktail to Avoid Delirium - Anne Pohlman, RN, MS, APN
  • Move It or Lose It: Keeping Your Patients Active in the ICU - Cheryl Esbrook, OTR/L, BCPR
  • Family Engagement: Why It Matters - Bhakti K. Patel, MD
  • Why Do Bundles Matter? The Long-Term Consequences of Surviving the ICU - Amy Pawlik, PT, DPT, CCS
  • Are You Too Sick to Move? Mobilizing Patients on Acute Mechanical Circulatory Support - Cheryl Esbrook, OTR/L, BCPR and Megan Stulberg, PT, DPT, CCS
  • We Are Our Worst Enemy: How to Change the ICU Culture? - Kelly Coudron, AGPCNP-BC, CCRN
  • Life In and After the ICU: A Patient Experience - Bruce and Donna Ackerman
  • Leading Change: Implementing ABCDEF from the Ground Up - Shruti B. Patel, MD
  • Devices Galore: How to Mobilize Your Patient Despite Their Attachments - Cheryl Esbrook, OTR/L, BCPR
  • Rounding Strategies to Improve Bundle Compliance - Kelly Coudron, AGPCNP-BC, CCRN and Anne Pohlman, RN, MSN, ANP
  • Seeing Beyond the Lab Values: Making Good Clinical Judgments for Interventions - Jennifer Ryan, PT, DPT, MS, CCS
  • Assessing Progress: Quality Improvement Projects to Randomized Controlled Trials - William D. Schweickert, MD
  • So Many Tools: How to Measure Functional Outcomes - Cheryl Esbrook, OTR/L, BCPR and Megan Stulberg, PT, DPT, CCS
  • What’s Changing?: The New PADIS Guidelines - John P. Kress, MD
  • Nursing Role in Promoting Bundle Elements and Mobility - Kelly Coudron, AGPCNP-BC, CCRN and Anne Pohlman, RN, MSN, ANP