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Problem-Based Learning Discussions

IARS 2018 Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium
Improving Health Through Discovery and Education
April 28 – May 1, 2018, Chicago, Illinois

Engage in Case-based, Problem-oriented, Learner-centered Discussions
Space is limited. Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs) require pre-registration.

Saturday, April 28

  • SNACC: Perioperative Management of Patient with Closed Head Injury for Non-Neurological Procedures
  • SOCCA: To Intubate or Not: Management of Post-Operative Acute Respiratory Failure
  • Heroin PCA for Labor Pain: What Are You Smoking or How to Get Controversial Research through the IRB
  • Anticoagulant Therapy Management for Interventional Chronic Pain Procedures
  • AUA: Why Study Time Doesn’t Always Lead to Learning: How Do We Help the Struggling Trainee?
  • Taking Assent to New Heights: Do-Not-Resuscitate Status in Pediatric Palliative Care Procedures
  • SOCCA The Sweet Escape: A Complicated Case of DKA
  • Defining Acute Epiglottitis and Anesthetic Management in the Post-Haemophilus Influenzae Type B (Hib) Vaccination Era
  • Perioperative Management of Total Artificial Heart (TAH)
  • AUA: Getting to the Heart of the Matter: Perioperative Focused Cardiac and Pulmonary Ultrasound, and The Hemodynamically Unstable Patient
  • SOCCA: Perioperative Renal Replacement Therapy for the Anesthesiologist: Does It Make a Difference?

Sunday, April 29

  • A New Research Ethical Paradigm for Health Services Research and Cluster Randomized Trials
  • Ventricular Assist Devices: Anesthetic Management of Patients Presenting for Noncardiac Procedures
  • TAS: Anesthetic Considerations in Blast Injury
  • Modern Pain Management Concepts for Patients Undergoing Thoracic Surgery
  • How Should I Manage My Patient's Regional Anesthesia-Associated Neurologic Complication?
  • SNACC: Anesthesia for Acute Stroke: Updates in Management
  • Acute Pulmonary Hypertensive Crisis: Integrating Old and New Hemodynamic Monitoring at the Bedside
  • The Difficult Airway in Obstetrics

Monday, April 20

  • End of Life Option Act: What Role Do Pediatric Practitioners have in the Provision of Aid-in-Dying Drugs
  • Ketamine for Perioperative Analgesia: Just the Facts
  • Effective Perioperative Care of the Surgical Patient with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
  • The Preoperative Anesthesia Clinic Improves Patient Recruitment for Clinical Research
  • Hip Fracture in a Patient with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Clinical Research for the Busy Anesthesia Provider: When Research is "Not Your Thing"!
  • SABM: Management of DOAC's in the PBM (Patient Blood Management) Arena

Tuesday, May 1

  • Simplifying the ESC and AHA Guidelines for Perioperative Management for Noncardiac Surgery: A Clinician's Approach
  • Emergency TEVAR Patient Taking a Novel Oral Anticoagulant: Best Evidence for Coagulation Management
  • Management of a Patient with Pulmonary Hypertension for Noncardiac Surgery: Anesthetic Implications

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