Simulation & Interactive Learning

 


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CHEST simulation activities include:

Simulation Sessions
Virtual Patient Tours (VPTs)
GAMEs


Simulation Sessions

Sunday, October 29 - Wednesday, November 1

Challenge your clinical skills in a hands-on environment. Work with expert faculty to sharpen your skills and apply your knowledge.

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Sunday, October 29

  • Airway Management on Cadavers
  • Bronchoscopic Management of Bleeding
  • Chest Tube Placement and Management
  • Echocardiography for Rapid Assessment of Hemodynamic Failure
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Failed Airway Tools: Extraglottic Intubating Airways and Cricothyrotomy
  • Mechanical Ventilation: Managing the Difficult Patient Using Graphic Analysis, Strategies for Refractory Hypoxemia, ECMO, and Ventilator Emergencies
  • Newest Tools for Difficult ICU Airway Management
  • Optimal Use of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Patient Care: Evidence, Cases, Live Demonstration, and Controversies
  • Tunneled Pleural Catheters
  • Ultrasonography to Facilitate Critical Care Procedures
  • Ultrasound-Guided Pleural Procedures on Cadavers

Monday, October 30

  • A Comprehensive Approach to Mechanical Ventilation: Modes, Waveforms, Ventilation Setup and Troubleshooting, and Noninvasive Ventilation
  • NEW! Approach to the Difficult Airway: Applying New Algorithms
  • NEW! Awake Intubation With Bronchoscopic Guidance
  • Bronchoscopic Management of Bleeding
  • Bronchoscopy: Anatomy, Endobronchial Sampling Techniques, Blockers Placement for Bleeding, and Foreign Object Removal
  • Chest Tube Placement and Management
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound: Knowing Your Landmarks
  • Failed Airway Tools: Extraglottic Intubating Airways and Cricothyrotomy
  • NEW! Innovative Uses of Ultrasonography for the Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialist
  • Mechanical Ventilation: Managing the Difficult Patient Using Graphic Analysis, Strategies for Refractory Hypoxemia, ECMO, and Ventilator Emergencies
  • Optimal Use of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Patient Care: Evidence, Cases, Live Demonstration, and Controversies
  • NEW! The Failed Airway Algorithm in Practice
  • Thoracic Ultrasonography for the Pulmonary Consultant
  • Tunneled Pleural Catheters
  • Ultrasonography to Facilitate Critical Care Procedures
  • Venovenous ECMO for Respiratory Failure: Approach to the Patient and Circuit

Tuesday, October 31

  • A Comprehensive Approach to Mechanical Ventilation: Modes, Waveforms, Ventilation Setup and Troubleshooting, and Noninvasive Ventilation
  • NEW! Approach to the Difficult Airway: Applying New Algorithms
  • Bronchoscopy: Anatomy, Endobronchial Sampling Techniques, Blockers Placement for Bleeding, and Foreign Object Removal
  • Bronchoscopy-Guided Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Bronchoscopic Management of Bleeding
  • Chest Tube Placement and Management
  • Echocardiography for Rapid Assessment of Hemodynamic Failure
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound: Knowing Your Landmarks
  • Flexible Laryngoscopy for the Pulmonologist
  • Mechanical Ventilation: Managing the Difficult Patient Using Graphic Analysis, Strategies for Refractory Hypoxemia, ECMO, and Ventilator Emergencies
  • Newest Tools for Difficult ICU Airway Management
  • NEW! Respiratory Management With Airway Clearance Devices to Assist With Lung Volume Recruitment and Cough Augmentation in Individuals With Neuromuscular Disorders
  • NEW! The Failed Airway Algorithm in Practice
  • Thoracic Ultrasonography for the Pulmonary Consultant
  • Ultrasonography to Facilitate Critical Care Procedures
  • Venovenous ECMO for Respiratory Failure: Approach to the Patient and Circuit

Wednesday, November 1

  • A Comprehensive Approach to Mechanical Ventilation: Modes, Waveforms, Ventilation Setup and Troubleshooting, and Noninvasive Ventilation
  • Assessment of Pulmonary Vascular Disease: How Do We Use Our Tools?
  • NEW! Awake Intubation With Bronchoscopic Guidance
  • Bronchoscopy: Anatomy, Endobronchial Sampling Techniques, Blockers Placement for Bleeding, and Foreign Object Removal
  • Bronchoscopy-Guided Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Bronchoscopic Management of Bleeding
  • Chest Tube Placement and Management
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound: Knowing Your Landmarks
  • Flexible Laryngoscopy for the Pulmonologist
  • NEW! Respiratory Management With Airway Clearance Devices to Assist With Lung Volume Recruitment and Cough Augmentation in Individuals With Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Thoracic Ultrasonography for the Pulmonary Consultant

Virtual Patient Tours (VPTs)

Sunday, October 29 - Wednesday, November 1

Take time for self-directed learning through a museum-like experience during a virtual patient tour. Past virtual patient tours have focused on Asthma, COPD, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, and Respiratory Devices to Manage Obstructive Lung Disease.

  • PAH
    Supported in part by an independent education grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc.
  • COPD
    Supported in part by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP. and an independent medical education grant from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Respiratory Devices
    Supported in part by a restricted educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline, and an independent medical education grant from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

GAMEs

Sunday, October 29 - Wednesday, November 1

If you loved video games as a kid, or still do, check out GAMEs, featuring video arcade style games based on relevant clinical topics. Below are the GAMEs featured at past CHEST Annual Meetings.

  • Aspirated!
  • Echo Eddy
    Supported in part by an independent education grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc.
  • Nodal Nemesis
    Supported in part by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.
  • PACman (PAH)
    Supported in part by an independent education grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc.
  • Peer Pressure
    Supported in part by an educational grant from Insmed Incorporated.
  • Phamily Pheud (PAH)
    Supported in part by an independent education grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc.
  • Phingo (PAH)
    Supported in part by an independent education grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc.
  • Pulmonary Adventures
  • Pulmonary Adventures: Temple of Gloom
  • Pulmonary Adventures: Last Gasp Crusade
  • Sound Dx
  • Whack-a-DOC (COPD)
    Supported in part by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP. and an independent medical education grant from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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