Live Critical Care Review: Adult

July 25-29, 2017
Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel
Rosemont, Illinois, USA

The 2017 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) will provide the most comprehensive review and update of the diagnosis, monitoring and management of critically ill patients. This intensive course includes interactive sessions using audience response technology and practice questions, answers and rationales. World-class faculty will provide the most up-to-date information in critical care across all healthcare professions.

Participants benefit by fulfilling CE/CME and MOC requirements. Prepare for your initial certification or recertification examination or update your knowledge to improve the care and outcomes of your critically ill patients.

 

 Agenda

 
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 – Day 1: Respiratory Disease, Mechanical Ventilation and Noninvasive Support
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:15 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation I: Back to the Basics
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation II: Ventilator Options
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation III: Management of Acute Respiratory Failure
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Case discussions: What to Do When
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Cases You Should Know
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Noninvasive Ventilation: When and How to Use It?
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: When and How to Use Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Life-Threatening Bronchospasm
 
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Break
 
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Early Mobility in Critically Ill Patients: More to Come
 
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Venous Thromboembolism
 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 – Day 2: Hemodynamics and Cardiovascular Disease
 
6:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Congestive Heart Failure: Diagnosis and Management
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
ST Elevation Myocardial Infarctions
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Cardiovascular Surgery Complications and Mechanical Devices
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarctions
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Supraventricular Arrhythmias I
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Supraventricular Arrhythmias II
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cutting Edge: Pressors- Which One(s) should I Use for These Patients
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Pulmonary Hypertension in Critical Illness: The Right Management
 
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Ventricular Arrhythmias I
 
4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Break
 
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Ventricular Arrhythmias II
 
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Practice Session: Can You Recognize This?
 
Thursday, July 27, 2017 – Day 3: Kidney, Babies, Blood, and Endocrine Emergencies
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Management of Hypertensive Crisis
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Endocrine Emergencies
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Electrolyte Emergencies
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Acute Kidney Injury: Diagnosis and Management
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Complex Acid-Base Disorders
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cases You Must Know How to Manage
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: When Should You Begin Renal Replacement Therapy: High Flow and Other Controversies
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Bleeding and Coagulation Disorders: What Am I to Do with Those New Agents?
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Complications of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Case Vignettes
 
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Toxicology and Drug Overdoses
 
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Break
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Trouble in the Environment: Temperature, Drowning, and Radiation
 
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Obstetric Emergencies
 
5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Questions and Answers
 
Friday, July 28, 2017 – Day 4: Infectious Disease, Liver, and Gastrointestinal
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Septic Shock: New Definitions, Diagnosis, and Management
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Severe Infections: Common Bacterial and Fungal Infections
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Shock: Management of Specific Syndromes
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Antibacterials, Antifungals, Antivirals: When, How Much, and How Long?
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Monitoring and Stabilization of the Trauma Patient
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Case Review: Sepsis
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: Emerging Infections
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Acute Hepatic Failure
 
2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Complications of Solid Organ Transplantation
 
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Break
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
 
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Necrotizing Pancreatitis and Infected Necrosis
 
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Case Review: The Big Bad Abdomen
 
Saturday, July 29, 2017 – Day 5: Brain Emergencies and other Intracranial Problems
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
Cutting Edge: Delirium: Why Can’t We Figure It Out?
 
7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Management of Severe Stroke and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Sedation and Analgesia: Practical Drug Selection and Pharmacology
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Airway Emergencies
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Seizures and Status Epilepticus
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Intracranial Hypertension
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Death by Neurologic Criteria
 
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ethical Challenges and How to Approach Them
 

 Faculty

 
Co-Chairs
 
Pamela A. Lipsett, MC, MCCM, MHPE, FCCM
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
 
Stephen M. Pastores, MD, FCCM
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York City, New York, USA
 

 Registration

 

Registration Fees

Register Online

Registration Category Early Rate
(By May 31, 2017)
Advance Rate
(By June 28, 2017)​
Full Rate
(After June 28, 2017)
Daily Rate​​
SCCM Member​
Physician $995 $1,095​ ​$1,195 $350
​Fellow, Resident, Student, and other Healthcare Professional* ​$690 $790 ​$890 $250
Nonmember​
Physician ​$1,235 ​$1,335 ​$1,435 $440
​Fellow, Resident, Student, and other Healthcare Professional* ​$815 ​$915 ​$1,015 $340

*Verification letter required with registration for fellows, residents and students to receive the Healthcare Professional rate.

With daily registration, you may attend educational sessions only on the day(s) for which your registration is purchased. You can select up to three days at the daily rate.

Registration Options
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Phone: +1 847 827-6888
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  • Inquiries can be emailed to support@sccm.org.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancellations must be submitted in writing. All cancellations are subject to a $75 nonrefundable processing fee and must be postmarked before June 28, 2017, to be eligible for a refund. Cancellations postmarked after this date will not be refunded. Dates for MCCRC: Adult are subject to change and/or cancellation. In the event of cancellation, only individual registration fees will be reimbursed. Please allow four weeks to process refunds.

 

 Hotel & Travel

 
Hotel and travel information will be available in Spring 2017.