TOPIC: Managing Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs) During Perioperative Care

Educational Objectives: By the end of the series, participants will be able to:

  1.  Identify gaps in knowledge and optimize practices in anesthesia.
  2.  Apply new evidence based standards in anesthesia.
  3.  Improve interdepartmental communication and practice with the anesthesia department.

Educational Objective: By the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  1. Review pacemakers and ICDs response to magnets.
  2. Indications for bipolar vs magnets vs reprogramming of cardiac and neurosurgical implanted devices.
  3. Discuss higher proportion of patients geriatric possible race predilection.

Target Audience: Physician Focus: physicians from anesthesia, surgical services

Planner: Jasper Chen, MD, Anesthesia Department

Speakers: Jasper Chen, MD, Anesthesia Department, KP Redwood City

Resources: see article(s)

Disclosure: The presenters and program planners of this conference have disclosed that he/she has norelevant financial relationships with commercial interest. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee / faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a conflict of interest.

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City takes responsibility for the content , quality and scientific integrity of this CME Activity .

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand -name products.

Accreditation Statement: 

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City designates this Live Activity 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.

Session date: 
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 7:30am to 8:30pm
Kaiser Permanente
1100 Veterans Blvd.
Redwood City, CA 94063
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Geriatrics

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