The event will describe how lung ultrasound has been originally and deeply studied in order to be sure of its reliability and then implemented in a large NICU as QI project to improve the care of preterm infants with RDS. The aim was to ameliorate timeliness of surfactant replacement with a quick, non-invasive and universal diagnostic tool.
Speaker: Prof. Daniele De Luca
Moderator: Dr. Anton van Kaam
Target audience: Physicians working in NICUs
1. Learn how to implement a lung ultrasound program in the participant’s NICU
2. Understand lung ultrasound semiology related to RDS
3. Learn how to correctly interpret lung ultrasound semiology related to RDS
Accreditation Statement and Credit Designation
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
The ESPNIC Webinar - Lung ultrasound implementation: a quality improvement project for the care of preterm infants with RDS, Geneva, Switzerland, 08/07/2021-08/07/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 1 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
This webinar is supported by an educational grant from Chiesi.