Visit the Exhibit Hall to gain new ideas and a heightened level of awareness on clinical topics and new technologies through in-booth learning opportunities. In-booth education will take place during regular Exhibit Hall hours.
Visit Abbott Nutrition at booth #619 to learn about our specialty products, how Abbott Nutrition Health Institute can help you earn continuing education credits, and to sample our Juven Orange Cream Freeze. We will be discussing how nutrition can help support ICU and surgical patients and those with chronic nonhealing wounds.
Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement
Help shape the future of the Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Certification and Certificate Program by participating in our research for the critical care community. Let your voice be heard, meeting with APCA’s Innovation staff, the team behind the POCUS program.
American College of Chest Physicians
Visit CHEST at booth #355 to play chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Whack-a-Doc! Under time pressure, review COPD statements, many addressing the management of chronic or acutely exacerbated COPD, and select those not accurate. If incorrect or too slow, an alarm sounds and you try again. Question rationales reinforce essential learning points.
Applied Medical Technology
Visit booth #556 for a demonstration and opportunity to practice placing the AMT Bridle Pro™ Nasal Tube Retaining System, proven to optimize nutritional outcomes and reduce pullout costs. Only the AMT Bridle™ is available in the widest range of sizes, from 5 to 18 FR, and cleared for use with ALL nasal feeding tube brands.
Ceribell, based in Silicon Valley, offers FDA-cleared technology to record EEG in a few minutes by any user without requiring an EEG technician. Stop by the Ceribell booth if you are interested in recording your own brainwaves within minutes. You will be able to listen to the sound of your brain too.
Cheetah Medical, Inc.
Using Dynamic Assessment to Guide Fluid Management. Presenter: Douglas M. Hansell, MD, MPH, Chief Physician Executive, Cheetah Medical Inc. Multiple studies demonstrate that, in nearly half of hemodynamically unstable patients, additional IV fluid does not improve perfusion and may cause harm. Only recently, with new technologies such as Cheetah Starling™ SV, can we routinely, directly, and noninvasively assess stroke volume and cardiac output changes in response to fluid therapy. Please join us at booth #607, Monday, February 26, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
CoapTech visitors will practice a novel, ultrasound-based gastrostomy method, enabling bedside use. This percutaneous approach is perfect for intensivists, point-of-care ultrasound specialists, critical care medicine early adopters, or anyone looking to expand her/his repertoire. Learn about bringing gastrostomy to the bedside for simpler, faster, and safer patient care at CoapTech’s booth (#409).
Please join us in booth #655, to learn more about an FDA-approved alternative to plasma for urgent warfarin reversal. Discuss clinical situations in which rapid reversal of warfarin is required for patients experiencing acute major bleeding as well as patients on warfarin therapy in need of urgent surgery/invasive procedures.
Take action now to detect and address multiple pathologies by knowing more, early. Join Edwards LifeSciences for in-booth presentations on the latest in hemodynamic monitoring and sepsis management. Participate in demonstrations of our hemodynamic solutions that offer smart clinical decision support, including ClearSight, FloTrac, Swan-Ganz systems, Edwards Oximetry Central Venous Catheter, and our HemoSphere advanced monitoring platform. Join us at booth #309 to experience Smart Innovation.
Visit the EKOS booth #422 to see Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis™ treatment in action. EKOS Corporation pioneered the development and clinical application of ultrasound-assisted infusion technologies. Today, interventional clinicians at leading institutions around the world use the EKOS® device to provide faster, safer, and more complete dissolution of thrombus.
Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO)
Visit the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) booth and learn more about ELSO, the world’s largest organization devoted to improving the care of adults and children requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and extracorporeal support. ELSO is the home of the ELSO Registry, the worldwide database of ECMO and ELSO worldwide. Find out more about our offerings for ECMO training courses, cutting-edge scientific conferences and the demonstration of your ECMO program’s expertise through the ELSO Award of Excellence program. At the booth, you can also obtain a copy of the new 5th edition of the ELSO Red Book, the definitive ECMO reference source.
Please stop by the Fujifilm/SonoSite booth #601 for regularly scheduled Ask-the-Expert hands-on educational ultrasound scanning sessions. Get your hands on the latest SonoSite systems and review ultrasound examinations commonly performed in the critical care environment. Topics will include: cardiac views and calculations, IVC collapsibility ratio, pleura evaluation, and more.
Join Haemonetics at SCCM to learn more about BloodTrack®— Blood Management and Bedside Transfusion Solutions and TEG®—Hemostasis Analyzer System. Haemonetics will be demonstrating the latest features and functions of the BloodTrack HaemoBank® and TEG 6s devices. Register for an in-booth session with your Haemonetics Account Manager today.
At the imtmedical AG booth, we will show you how to use the lung recruitment tool to set optimal positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) and reduce respiratory driving pressure on our Bellavista ventilator. We will educate you on the value of synchrony tools to reduce asynchrony in ventilated patients.
Inova Medical Group
Meet with Inova’s critical care physicians, as well as our in-house recruiters, to learn more about our job opportunities for critical care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and nurses within our large hospital system in Northern Virginia. We look forward to meeting you!
Lantheus Medical Imaging
Lantheus Medical Imaging offers the #1 prescribed echocardiography imaging agent. Our exhibit provides clinical cases illustrating the impact that echocardiography imaging agents have on image quality and diagnostic outcomes in critical care patients. Participants may also engage in an interactive exhibit to assess an enhanced echocardiogram.
Medicus Healthcare Solutions
Medicus Healthcare Solutions invites you to visit booth #725. Meet our professional advisors and learn about navigating the job market, effectively negotiating compensation, obtaining new state licenses (IMLC), and the credentialing process. Also, gather valuable insight on the pros/cons of both locum tenens staffing and permanent placement employment options.
Medline Industries, Inc.
Medline Industries will be demonstrating the new Accuryn® critical care monitoring system, promoting the industry education workshop titled “The Breakthrough in Critical Care Monitoring that Combats AKI, IAH, and ACS: Accuryn™” and offering access to the webinars “The Physiological Effects of Intra-Abdominal Hypertension” and “Why Measure Intra-Abdominal Pressure and What to Do with IAP Measurements.”
RenalSense will offer on-the-hour presentations of a new technology for early detection of acute kidney injury risk, monitoring of treatment efficacy, and fluid management.
Smiths Medical invites you to visit us at booth #835 for special events and sessions including:
- Percutaneous tracheostomy demonstrations by Thomas Wortham, RRT
- Tracheostomy experts Jon W. Mah, MD, of Hartford Hospital, and Siva Raja, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic will be in our booth to discuss industry trends and other topics.
Sabry A. Gabriel, MD, inventor of the Gabriel Feeding Tube with Balloon, will be available at the booth to explain the insertion process of this feeding tube. He will explain how the balloon is used for early detection of misplacement and facilitating distal tube migration. A radiograph will be available for review.
The JAMA Network
Learn how to get continuing medical education for listening to podcasts with the JAMA Network’s new JN Listen app. Stop by the JAMA Network booth to learn more and watch a demo of the app.
Virtual Pediatric Systems, LLC
Come learn how Virtual Pediatric Systems, LLC (VPS) provides registry, statistical, reporting, and clinical services via three registries; VPS PICU, VPS NICU, and VPS Cardiac. Meet with VPS experts to find out how VPS can support your unit’s quality improvement initiatives while accessing comparative data from 135+ hospitals.