A talk by Domagog Damjanović at The Big Sick 2023 conference. Kindly shared with permission.
See the TBS23 landing page for the programme and full set of talks.
Current resuscitation guidelines are de-emphasizing its deliberate and routine use of point of care ultrasound in peri-arrest and CPR, because of lack of evidence and signal of harm. How can we get better?
Until we have final edits ready the video below is straight from the livestream. Expect a few audio issues and other glitches here and there.
Dr. Domagoj Damjanovic/ Cardiosurgical ICU, University Heart Center Freiburg, University Heart Medical Freiburg, Germany. Faculty of Medicine, Freiburg, Germany.
Dr. Domagoj Damjanovic is an EMT and an anaesthesia, critical care and prehospital emergency medicine specialist. He is a consultant in cardiosurgical critical care, a member of the prehospital extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation unit, and an in-house transplant coordinator at the University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany. He is involved in translational and clinical resuscitation research and clinical simulation training, including eCPR-simulation. Domagoj is a passionate medical educator, co-founder of dasFOAM.org, of point of care ultrasound teaching at his med school and an international training initiative on ultrasound guided peripheral vascular access. Currently, he is working on educational programs in PoCUS for prehospital care providers, both physicians and non-physicians. Domagoj is a first aid educator and supports regional initiatives to improve basic life support such as “Löwen Retten Leben”, a Kids Save Lives campaign, and “Region der Lebensretter”, a smartphone-based rescuer activation system.
Email: [email protected]
Institutional: Support for ultrasound education (machines lent) Butterfly, GE, Philips, Sonosite, multimed;.Personal: Instructor in ultrasound courses; Sonothusiast