Emergency Checklists in Anesthesia Practice

  • Claim Credits by 2/27/2025
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Credits Available: CME, Patient Safety

This course will discuss the importance of using cognitive aid tools such as checklists and emergency manuals. Anesthesiologists and their care team face difficult challenges managing low frequency and high-risk events. Continuous use of cognitive...  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 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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 contributes to the patient safety CME requirement for the CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology® (MOCA®) program, known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website,, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

  • Explain why cognitive aid use in clinical practice is beneficial.
  • Describe best practices in using cognitive aids during a crisis event.
  • Apply an effective model to implement cognitive aids into clinical practice.
All members of the anesthesia care team.
Alexander A. Hannenberg, MD; Aalok V. Argarwala, MD, MBA, FASA

The following faculty and planning committee members have indicated that they have relationships with ineligible companies to disclose:

Jeffrey Green, MD, MSHA, FASA
Cerus Corporation – Grant / Contract
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company – Consulting Fees
Medtronic – Consulting Fees

Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD, MPH, MBA, FASA
NeurOptics – Consulting Fees

Alexander A. Hannenberg, MD
ORDxRx Solutions for Surgical Safety - Consulting Fees

The above financial relationships have been mitigated. 

All other planners, faculty, and staff have reported no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

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Emergency Checklists in Anesthesia Practice
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