Wisconsin AWHONN Mini Event
Amniotic Fluid Embolus: A Practical Approach to Treatment, Management, and Support
Thursday, February 16, 2023
12: 30 – 13:30 Central Time
It’s unpredictable, unpreventable, and catastrophic. Are you well-versed and prepared for an amniotic fluid embolism? This engaging presentation will address pathophysiology, treatment and management, and how to best support patients and their families during an AFE crisis.
1. Recognize early signs and symptoms of an AFE.
2. Describe the immediate response to an AFE.
3. Share supportive resources for health care providers, AFE patients, and their family members.
Miranda Klassen, Executive Director
Mallorie Suffield, MSN, RNC-OB, RNC-IAP, C-EFM
Perinatal Outreach Supervisor and Maternal Transport RN
Overland Park Regional Medical Center
Overland Park, Kansas