Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA)

Presented by:
Yahya A. Acar, MD

Research Fellow, CSSALT

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

Samsun Lampotang, PhD, FSSH, FAIMBE
University of Florida College of Medicine

Faculty Disclosure:

Drs. Acar and Lampotange have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any relationships to disclose.

Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Release Date: January 7, 2022
Expiration Date:  December 31, 2024

Target Audience: Specialty Physicians (Anesthesiologists), Anesthesiology Assistants

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define associated anatomy and the insertion technique of REBOA.
  2. Summarize the indications, contraindications, and complications of REBOA.
  3. Describe mastery-based simulation training with a virtual coach for the REBOA.

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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