20th Online Learning Article (Course Code CNE2022-011)
Specialty: Critical Care Nursing

Title: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in COVID-19: an international cohort study of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization registry

Barbaro, R.P., MacLaren, G., Boonstra, P.S., Iwashyna, T.J., Slutsky, A.S., et al. (2020). the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization, Lancet 2020; 396: 1071–78


The participant should be able to:

  • To understand the use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) in treating related acute respiratory failure of patient with COVID-19
  • To explore the research findings on the outcomes of using ECMO in COVID-19 patients with acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure

Study Material

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