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Cardiac Arrest and Spinal Anesthesia 2021

Credits Available: CME, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement (Part 4)

Complications of cardiac arrest under spinal anesthesia are often serious and may result in death or brain damage. Although this is a relatively rare occurrence, you need to know the associated risk factors, the early warning signs, or the best...  Read More +




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The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®

This activity offers up to 4.5 CME credits, of which .5 credits contribute to the Patient Safety CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0™. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

This activity contributes to the Part 4: Improvement in Medical Practice requirement of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0®. Earn up to 4 points for completion of the activity.
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  • List the risk factors for sudden bradycardia and asystole under spinal anesthesia
  • Describe the early warning signs of sudden bradycardia and asystole under spinal anesthesia when present
  • Recognize the importance of early identification and aggressive resuscitation of cardiac arrest under spinal anesthesia
All members of the anesthesia care team.
Alexander Arriaga, MD, MPH, ScD
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Cardiac Arrest and Spinal Anesthesia 2021
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