Title

The Quality of Mercy is Not Strained: Guiding Geriatric Patients with Cardiac Device Therapy through End of Life Care

Document Type

Presentation

Pesentation Date

5-1-2015

Objectives

Following this activity a participant should be able to:

  1. Understand chronic cardiac assist device management/complications for the elderly patient
  2. Understand team roles in assisting patients from surgery to end-of-life
  3. Create the interface between patients/families for end-of-life goals.

Presentation: 50 minutes