City-Wide Pulmonary Conference

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | 5pm - 7pm Add to Calendar

Lecture Title
The Dynamics of Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury: Energy Load and Driving Power Beyond Positive End-Expiratory Pressure, Plateau, and Driving Pressure

Keynote Speaker
John J. Marini, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota


  • Describe what must be considered in order to minimize the risk of inadvertent ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI)
  • Recognize the static and dynamic determinants of damaging tissue stress and strain
  • Identify the concepts of ‘ergotrauma’ and its dynamic determinants

CME Credit
Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Houston Methodist designates this live activity for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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