Presenters: Leslie Campbell, MD
Planner: Erna Nishime, MD
Target Audience: 
Heart Transplant Department 
CVS Surgery Department


  1. Understand the similarities and differences of various short-term mechanical circulatory support
  2. Be able to decide optimal device placement pending different clinical scenarios and patient risk profile
  3. Understand the risks and benefits of short-term devices and be aware of possible complications
  4. Discuss the long-term impact of management using these short-term devices

Post Survey:

Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. 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 relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

Kaiser Santa Clara is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Santa Clara designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
11/29/2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm PST
HOS Room 225
700 Lawrence Expressway
Santa Clara, CA 95051
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Geriatrics
  • 1.00 Pain/EOL

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