Giving Careers Education
ETHICS: It Takes a Village to Raise a Hypoplast
Dr. Richard Chernelli addresses the research and care for children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the care of patients with hypolastic left heart syndrome and its evolution
  • Discuss ongoing research into the feeding and neurodevelopmental outcomes of these patients
  • Discuss the ethical considerations in treating these patients and a role for palliative care
  • Explain the need for the CVICU to develop a multidisciplinary approach

This presentation has been designated for 1.0 hours of ethics or professional responsiblity.

Audience: Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Retire Date: Friday, February 15, 2013
Course Materials:
Richard Chernelli, MD
CardioVascular ICU
Cook Children's Medical Center
Fort Worth, Texas
Accreditation Statement:
CME Enduring w Ethics
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Cook Children's Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 hours in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

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