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Pulmonary Critical Care Clinical Conference

December 10, 2013 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 am

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Every month on the second Tuesday until December 31, 2013
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Time, date and location may be subject to change. Please confirm prior to arrival with contact person below.


Michael Witte, D.O.
CIC Associates, medical director of Mercy ICU, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines


Provide current information regarding challenges in caring for the critically ill patient.


Upon conclusion of this series, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss diagnosis and treatment strategies utilized in caring for the critically ill patient.
  • Review appropriate evaluation, management strategies and treatment options seen in critical care patients.
  • Identify the advantages of the team approach in caring for the critically ill patient.
  • Identify resources available in recovery and rehabilitation in the area under discussion.
  • Incorporate evidence-based management, research and guidelines into clinical practice.

Educational methods

Case presentations. For additional information, please contact Norma Cambron at 515-643-2223.

Target audience

Physicians and any health care professional involved in the care patients.

Disclosure policy

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME providers and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures or devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Commercial support


Accreditation statements

ACCME: Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines is accredited by the Iowa Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA: Des Moines University continuing education and the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for a maximum of 1.0 hours of AOA Category 1-B CME credits.


For questions regarding AOA credit, please contact:

Continuing Medical Education, AC #505
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

For questions regarding ACCME or IBON credit, please contact:

Continuing Medical Education
Mercy Medical Center
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314


Des Moines University is committed to making our continuing education programs accessible to all individuals. If you have a disability, please contact the continuing education office within seven business days regarding any auxiliary aid(s) and/or service(s), as identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act.


December 10, 2013
7:00 am - 8:00 am
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Continuing Medical Education


Mercy Medical Center, eICU Conference Room
Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA 50314 United States
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