SMFM's 40th Annual Pregnancy Meeting

Working together for the global advancement of safe and healthy pregnancies

February 3 - 8, 2020 | Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center | Grapevine, Texas

Putting the "M" into MFM

Feb. 4, 2020 1 - 5pm

Course Directors:
Shad Deering, MD, FACOG
Dena Goffman, MD

Course Faculty:
Michael Foley, MD
Leslie Moroz, MD, MS
Andrea Shields, MD, MSCR
Larry Shields, MD
Carolyn Zelop, MD

As we continue our focus on the “M” in maternal-fetal medicine, this course will highlight opportunities improve maternal outcomes through hypertension bundle implementation, the use of practical strategies for anti-hypertensive treatment and ICU management while also outlining an approach for managing a stroke in labor and delivery.                        

There is no CME credit available for this course.

  1. Understand the current incidence of and etiologies for maternal cardiac arrest
  2. Describe benefits of implementation of a maternal early warning system to promote recognition and treatment of a clinically deteriorating patient
  3. Identify key steps for management of maternal cardiac arrest, including interventions for extraordinary circumstances
  4. Recognize keys to successful resuscitative cesarean delivery
  5. Observe simulated maternal cardiac arrest and practice debriefing this critical, high-stakes, obstetric emergency  

Session Time Session Title Session Speaker
1:00 – 1:15 pm Introduction Goffman/Deering
1:15 – 1:35 pm Maternal Arrest: Background and Overview Zelop
1:35 – 1:55 pm Maternal Arrest: Prevention Through Early Recognition and Intervention L. Shields
1:55 – 2:15 pm Maternal Arrest: Practical Management Considerations Goffman
2:15 – 2:35 pm Maternal Arrest: Resuscitative Cesarean Delivery A. Shields
2:35 – 2:55 pm Maternal Arrest:  Interventions for Extraordinary Circumstances  Moroz
3:00 – 3:30 pm Break  
3:30 – 3:50 pm Moderated Q&A Foley
3:50 – 4:50 pm Hands-On Simulation with Multidisciplinary Debriefing to Optimize Maternal Arrest Management Deering
4:50 – 5:00 pm Wrap Up Goffman/ Deering

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