July 14, 2022

Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy

1 in 12000 expecting mothers suffer from sudden cardiac arrest when admitted for delivery in the U.S.

Reserve Your Seat

Seats are limited so sign up now!

When: August 18

Where: Learning Center; 3215 Lemone Industrial Blvd (beside Marriott Courtyard and behind Zimmer radio)

Time: 0800-1030

Current curricula consist of a 2 ½ hour class consisting of 60 min of classroom time discussing the below topics: 
•    Define Maternal mortality
•    Review statistics
•    Physiological changes in pregnancy
•    Estimating gestational age
•    Early Warning Signs
•    What Now (What to do once early warning signs are identified)
•    Factors affecting Chest compressions in the pregnant patient
•    Left Uterine displacement
•    Airway management
•    Define Perimortem Cesarean Delivery
•    Dealing with the emotional after affects 
The remaining time would consist of a short break and an hour and 15 minutes in a simulation room practicing hands on skills and Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy mock codes.