Commotio Cordis and Pediatric Cardiac Arrest
Date of Presentation: April 13th, 2023
Presented by: Jay Vance, MD PGY-4 Medicine- Pediatrics Resident, Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center
CME available for 1 year after presentation
CME Text Code: 84174
Maine Medical Center
Cardiac Arrest, Pediatrics, Commotio Cordis, Medical Education
Cardiology | Emergency Medicine | Pediatrics
Vance, Jay, "Commotio Cordis and Pediatric Cardiac Arrest" (2023). Pediatrics Grand Rounds. 17.
1. Attendees will understand the pathophysiology and epidemiology of commotio cordis and learn other common causes of sport-related pediatric cardiac arrest.
2. Attendees will be able to describe the important elements of preventing and responding to sport-related pediatric cardiac arrest.
3. Attendees will understand how to improve access to AEDs and high-quality CPR for pediatric athletes in their communities.