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2019 Latin American Critical Care Conference

Join the American Thoracic Society (ATS), Brazilian Thoracic Society and Latin American Thoracic Society at the 2019 Latin American Critical Care Conference, Sept. 5-6, 2019, in Santiago, Chile!

With a high-level scientific agenda and sessions presented by internationally recognized experts, the 2019 Critical Care Conference, "Management of Acute Respiratory Failure: From Mechanical Ventilation to ECMO," will bring together professionals across the region who work in respiratory medicine to learn about the latest advances in patient care from distinguished speakers and industry representatives. Topics include:

  • The usefulness of the identification of phenotypes in ARDS.
  • Precision medicine for ARDS treatment.
  • Managing ventilation in severe asthma or COPD patients.
  • Managing ventilation in pulmonary fibrosis patients.
  • Monitorization of respiratory mechanics in the ventilated patient.
  • Ultrasound for bedside assessment of the respiratory system.
  • Lessons from the PETAL network: caring for patients with and at risk for ARDS.
  • How to deal with a very difficult to wean patient.
  • Pro-con: Role of NIV/High-flow-nasal oxygen therapy.
  • Decreasing delirium in the ICU.
  • Prevention of burnout syndrome in ICU clinicians.
  • And much more!

Attendees will also have the opportunities to participate in Simulation Labs and Live Labs!

Register now, and be sure to check the Critical Care Conference website for the latest updates!

Last Reviewed: June 2019