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South American Conference

South American Conference

With a high-level scientific agenda and sessions presented by recognized international experts, the Critical Care Conference, “Special Topics in Multidisciplinary Critical Care: Acute Respiratory Failure and Mechanical Ventilation,” July 13‒15, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, will bring together professionals in the region who work in respiratory medicine.

Co-organized by the American Thoracic Society, Brazilian Thoracic Society, and Latin American Thoracic Association, the conference provides an outstanding opportunity to network with colleagues and learn about the latest advances in patient care from conference speakers and industry representatives. It will cover an array of related topics, including:

  • Ventilator Management Strategies for Lung Protection
  • Essentials of Non-Invasive Ventilation
  • Care of Specific Patient Populations With Respiratory Failure
  • Acute Respiratory Disease Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Adjunctive Therapies for ARDS
  • Novel Modes of Mechanical Ventilation
  • Advanced Ventilatory Management
  • Post-ICU Care and Other Topics
  • Mobilization
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Long-Term Consequences of Critical Illness
  • Sedation, Delirium and Liberation From the Ventilator
  • Complications of Mechanical Ventilation
  • Principles of Airway and Secretion Management

For complete details, visit the Critical Care Conference website.

Last Reviewed: February 2017