We are a tertiary Intensive Care Unit in Melbourne, Australia with a comprehensive ECMO service since 2003 and a 24/7 ECPR program since 2012. You can find more information on our website The Alfred ICU and on our separate teaching website the Intensive blog.
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ECMO Application during COVID 19 Pandemic
Last updated 18/04/2020
David Anderson Aidan Burrell Sarah Collins Arne Diehl Trent Hartshorne Kate Hayes Carol Hodgson Matthew Hung Maurice Le Guen Elisa Licari David McGiffin Steve McGloughlin Vinodh Nanjayya Chris Nickson Paul Nixon Vincent Pellegrino Sacha Richardson Lloyd Roberts Jayne Sheldrake Sarah Yong
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This guideline is in clinical use at the Alfred Hospital, in the context of the experience and processes in place there. It is provided to the wider community as an educational resource only.
However, practitioners must always rely on their own experience and knowledge in evaluating and using any information or methods described herein, being mindful of their own safety and the safety of others, including parties for which they have a professional responsibility.