The series is intended to showcase various expertise of the MCW Emergency Medicine faculty and additionally includes regional and national EM expert presenters. The faculty Grand Rounds speakers are asked to present topics that are cutting edge and backed by research and scholarship in the field. The attendees are able to gain knowledge that is applicable to their daily Emergency medicine practice and allow them to provide higher quality care for their patients.
- Emergency Medicine
- critical care
- acute care
- Allied Health Care Professionals
Participants who engage in this educational activity will be able to:
1. Describe the out-of-hospital cardiac arrest ceiling that exists in the Chain of Survival
2. Demonstrate how the physical time-to-treatment barrier neutralizes the effectiveness of defibrillation & drugs
3. Discuss how the next frontier in EMS is enhancing bystander effectiveness through 9-1-1 dispatcher delivered drugs, devices, and directions on their use
In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Joseph Ornato, MD, FACP, FACC, FACEP
Weil Institute of Emergency & Critical Care Research
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
Designation of Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.50 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.