Anesthetic Management of Common Pediatric Emergencies (2011 Highlights)
Member price: $30.00, Non-member price: $60.00
Refresher Course will use a case based approach to provide an overview of useful techniques as well as common errors and means to avoid them when providing emergent care to children.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Describe the management of the pediatric emergency cases that may be seen in all practice settings,
- List common pitfalls in the emergency management of the pediatric patient.
Faculty & Credentials:
Dr. Randall P. Flick is the Medical Director, Eugenio Litta Children’s Hospital, Chief Quality Officer of the Mayo Clinic Children’s Center, Chair of Pediatric Anesthesiology and is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics. He received his M.D. from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Masters in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Flick completed residencies in pediatrics and anesthesiology from Barnes/St. Louis Children’s Hospital (Washington University), and fellowships in Pediatric Critical Care and Pediatric Anesthesiology from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Flick joined the Mayo Clinic in 1995 and currently cares for children in the pediatric operating rooms, on the pediatric pain service and in the pediatric cardiac intensive care unit. Dr. Flick’s research is focused on the effects of anesthetic agents on the developing brain and is funded by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. He serves as the Chair of the FDA Committee on Anesthetic and Life Support Drugs (ALSDAC), is a board member of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Vice Chair of the American Society of Anesthesiologist’s Scientific Content Sub-Committee for Pediatrics, past president of the Ronald McDonald House Board of Directors and a Global Advisor to the Board of Americares Foundation. Dr. Flick and his wife Loree have three sons Bryant, Garrett, and Grant.
Core Competencies:Medical knowledge
CME Credit:1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Required Hardware / Software:
Internet connection, Adobe Flash