Pushing and Pulling - The Glycocalyx and Fluid Choice in the Perioperative and Critical Care Environment

In this lecture, participants will learn about the glycocalyx and how it influences fluid administration. Dr. Privratsky will also examine the evidence for each type of fluid (colloid, crystalloid) and how it affects patient outcomes. 

Target Audience

Anesthesiologists & CRNAs

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the glycocalyx and how it influences fluid mechanics
  • Critically review the evidence regarding choice of colloids and crystalloids in the perioperative and critical care environment
  • Describe the harms of over-resuscitation and review evidence to treat fluid overload
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
10/31/2018
Registration Expires: 
11/01/2019
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J. Privratsky, MD, PhD

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
10/31/2018
Registration Expires: 
11/01/2019
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