Columbia University Department of Medicine
Columbia University Department of Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care: Update 2013
Activity Expires: 12-14-2013

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Columbia University Department of Medicine

Overview / Abstract

Update in Pulmonary and Critical Care, 2013
Friday,December 13, 2013

Course Director:
Neil Schluger MD, and Byron Thomashow, MD

Scope:
An update on recent
advances and optimal management of lung disease and critical illness in a one

- Update on COPD: Treatment strategies for avoiding exacerbations and hospitalizations

- Interstitial lung disease in 2014: best practice in diagnosis and management

- Screening for lung cancer: how and for whom?

- The difficult asthmatic: novel treatment approaches

-Tuberculosis mycobacterial disease: whom to treat and how

- Surgical treatment of lung disease: what’s new in 2014

- Lung transplantation updates

- Diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary embolism

- SPECIAL LECTURE: TREATMENT OF HYPERCAPNEIC AND
HYPOXIC RESPIRATORY FAILURE WITH
EXTRACORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION (ECMO)

- Challenging cases from the PACC Division with ARS

LIVE Activity Location Details

Vivian & Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center - Myrna Daniels Auditorium New York, NY
173 Fort Washington Avenue
New York , NY   10032
United States of America

Date(s)
12-13-2013

Activity Format(s)
LIVE

Activity Certified By

An ACCME accredited program

Is This Activity Certified for "Live" Credit?
YES

Activity Specialities / Related Topics
Infectious Disease, Oncology / Cancer / Radiation Therapy, Pulmonary Medicine / COPD, Surgery

Activity Disciplines
Physician CME

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