Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | 2:00 PM ET | 1:00 PM CT | 12:00PM MT | 11:00AM PT
Despite advances in antimicrobial therapy and medical support, septic shock remains a leading cause of death. This presentation will provide an overview of current sepsis guidelines, including expanded options for vascular access. Discussions will focus on the significance of timely clinical recognition and interventions, which have been shown to improve outcomes in sepsis.
This continuing education activity is approved for 1 course hour by EMS World, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
Ryan Stanton, MD, FACEP, is a board-certified emergency physician practicing with Central Emergency Physicians in Lexington, Kentucky. He is also the medical director for Lexington Fire/EMS. Dr. Stanton is active as a spokesman and past PR Chair for the American College of Emergency Physicians and the Past President of the Kentucky Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has 27 years of media experience and currently works on Everyday Medicine, a web series of podcasts and TV shows pertaining to everyday health issues and topics, including Stanton MD, What’s Going Around, ACEP Frontline, and Everyday Medicine for Physicians. He is also a medical consultant for WKYT-TV.
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