Life-Threatening Bleeding in Patients Presenting to the ED: Indications, Therapy and Reversal Agents - Day 2




Day 2
Thursday, May 16th, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom D
**Lunch Provided**


Arthur M. Pancioli, MD – University of Cincinnati 
Natalie E. Kreitzer, MD – University of Cincinnati EM/ Neurocritical Care
William A. Knight, MD - University of Cincinnati EM/ Surgical Critical Care
Babak Sarani, MD, FACS, FCCM – George Washington University, Trauma Surgery/ Surgical Critical Care 
W. Brian Gibler, MD – University of Cincinnati(Moderator) 

This symposium will emphasize treatment of severe bleeding in anticoagulated patients in the Emergency Department and Critical Care environments. This is the 2ndhour of a 2-hour symposium. This hour includes four (4) ten (10) minute presentations followed by a 20-minute panel discussion and Q & A with attendees. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Emergency Physician attendees will able to describe for the anticoagulated patient: 
  • Indications for oral anticoagulation in patients with DVT/PE and atrial fibrillation/ischemic stroke
  • Management of intracranial and intraspinal bleeding
  • Treatment of severe gastrointestinal and mucosal bleeding
  • Management of the trauma patient and the preparation of the trauma and surgical patient for the operating room.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education is accrediting this 1-hour symposium for a total of 1 hour of Category 1 ACCME credit.


Nothing to disclose.