Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation is a specialised form of advanced life support used to treat the sickest Victorians.
This webinar will provide an overview of :
What is ECMO
Who could benefit from ECMO
When and how to refer patients for ECMO in Victoria.
A/Prof Vincent Pellegrino, MBBS, FRACP, FCICM, Alfred Health
A/Prof Pellegrino a Senior Intensive Care Specialist at the Alfred Hospital and Head of the ECMO Clinical Service. He holds a Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor appointment at Monash University School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine. A/Prof Pellegrino was awarded the Matt Spence Prize for research. He has had a lead role in the development of ECMO services at The Alfred since 2003 and has provided ECMO training programs nationally and internationally.