International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine

18–21 Mar 2014 Brussels, Belgium

ALung will be exhibiting at the 34th ISICEM Conference in Brussels, Belgium. Visit us at Stand 1.35-1.36 to learn more about Respiratory Dialysis with the Hemolung RAS.

ECLS Program Highlights

18 March 2014

Extracorporeal Gas Exchange – Davide Chiumello (Milan, Italy), Luciano Gattinoni (Milan, Italy)
Location: Silver Hall

11:00 ECMO retrieval team – Alain Combes (Paris, France)
11:10 ECMO: Latest fad or here to stay? – Niall Ferguson (Toronto, Canada)
11:20 Extracorporeal CO2 removal – Markus Engel (München, Germany)
11:30 ECCO2R in ARDS – Antonio Pesenti (Milan, Italy)
11:45 ECCO2R in severe asthma and COPD – Christian Karagiannidis (Köln, Germany)
12:00 Discussion

Update in extracorporeal CO2-elimination – where are we?
Location: Silver Hall
Time: 12:30 – 13:30

  • ECCO2R where do we come from? – Marco Ranieri (Turin, Italy)
  • ECCO2R The way into the daily practice – Roberto Roncon (Albuquerque, USA)
  • How much CO2-removal is necessary? – Christian Karagiannidis (Cologne, Germany)


20 March 2014

Dealing with hypercapnia – Matthieu Biais (Bordeaux, France), John Kellum (Pittsburgh, United States)
Location: Gold Hall

11:30 ECCO2R in mechanical ventilation – Michael Quintel (Göttingen, Germany)
11:45 ECCO2R in avoid endotracheal intubation for decompensated COPD – Marco Ranieri (Turin, Italy)

Extracorporeal support of ventilation
location: 100 Hall
Time: 12:00 – 13:30

  • The dark side of intubation
  • Avoid intubation in AECOPD – Stefan Kluge (Hamburg, Germany)
  • iLA therapies to support weaning – the complete spectrum – Antonio Pesenti (Monza,Italy)
  • Bright future: perspectives in extracorporeal lung assist – Marcus Schultz (Amsterdam,Netherlands)

Extracorporeal lung support – Michael Quintel (Göttingen, Germany)
Location: Studio (Bozar)
Time: 17:30

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