Cuidados Intensivos Pediátricos

1st International Pediatric Home Mechanical Ventilation Meeting

280 €

58 plazas


Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to invite all of you to this 1st International Pediatric Home mechanical ventilation Conference, in Barcelona, Spain next September 27-28th.

This Conference, focused on Home mechanical ventilation in children, will be offering practical advances to pediatric pulmonologists, pediatric intensivists, young pediatricians, neonatologists, and pediatric and neonatal intensive care nurses/respiratory therapists.

It is a multidisciplinary forum where everyone will learn from the lectures of well-known experts in this field. The Conference will overlap one day with our 6th International Conference on Pediatric and Neonatal Non-invasive Ventilation will be held September 26-27th 2024 covering issues that matters Pediatric Intensivists, and allied-healthcare professionals. Those interested in this one-day preliminary activity (26th) can join us with a reduced fee for the extra-day.

In addition, true to our commitment to education, we will also offer a series of workshops that will focus on efficient bedside issues.

We invite you to participate and make this 1st Pediatric Home mechanical ventilation Conference a high standard event and a great success. We are looking forward to seeing you in Barcelona in September 2024.

Dr. Martí Pons-Òdena

Home mechanical ventilation programme at SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital



September, 27th | 09:00 - 16:45 h
(overlaps with 6th International Conference on Pediatric and Neonatal Non-invasive Ventilation)

  1. Make a decision with the mask. From the PICU to Home
    • Use of Total face mask.
    • Use of alternative interfaces (Helmet, hybrid).
    • Role of the interface’s rotation to prevent the pressure sores.
  2. Prolonged ventilation
    • What do we know about prolonged ventilation in the PICU?
  3. Wearing of ventilation
    • Transferring from PICU ventilator to Home ventilator: Tricks of the trade.
    • Weaning from the Home ventilator: Strategies. 
    • Differences between diseases?
  4. Ventilatory support in the PICU for neuromuscular patients
    • Invasive ventilation and weaning.
    • Non-invasive management: Our experience in adult.
  5.  Managing chronic complex patients
    • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia: Making a decision: Tracheostomy or NIV?
    • Ventilator’s software: is this helpful? Adult experience.
    • Diaphragm evaluation:
      • Ultrasounds
      • Electrical activity
      • Alternative monitoring / EIT

September, 28th | 08:30 - 18:00 h

  1. Ancillary treatments and ventilation
    • Nebulization in patients with Home ventilatory respiratory support (invasive non-invasive).
    • Humidification and Home ventilators.
    • Role of respiratory therapist in Home ventilation.
  2. Talking about tracheostomy
    • How I select the right cannula?
    • When and how I introduce the phonatory valve?
    • Tubing: double, single or leak circuit?
  3. Modes: routine versus fashion in home ventilation
    • Pressure modes for ever.
    • In love with Volume guarantee.
    • My experience with intelligent modes.
  4. Home ventilation
    • Monitoring cough-assist's learning curve with Electric Impedance Tomography.
    • Elective initiation of NIV at Home: A pilot experience.
    • In-built software: Learning through clinical scenarios.
  5. Living with a tracheostomy: parent's point of view
  6. Interactive session with the expert / parents in the terrace



September, 27th

  • Option A) Home ventilation face-to-face workshop
  • Option B) Lung ultrasounds workshop

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  • Only Conferences HOME VENTILATION:
    • €280 in face-to-face.
    • €100 in streaming.
    • €150 (pack of 10 registrations) Streaming for LMIC (*)
  • Conference HOME VENTILATION + Workshop A or B (September, 27th): €350 (€300 Special fee for SECIP members, residents, and nurses) (**)

(*) In order to get a special discount for groups of 10 attendees living in LMIC. Request a discount code from, providing proof of residency in any of the listed country.

(**) Request a discount code from, proving that you belong to this group.

Información clave

Dirección Formación Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
Carrer de Santa Rosa, 39-57
08950 Esplugues de Llobregat

Sala: Auditori Edifici Docent

27/09/2024 - 28/09/2024
In face-to-face | €280
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In Streaming | €100
Descargar programa27/09/2024 - 28/09/2024
Conference Home Ventilation + Home ventilation face-to-face workshop | €350
Descargar programa27/09/2024 - 28/09/2024
Conference Home Ventilation + Lung ultrasounds workshop | €350
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Cuidados Intensivos Pediátricos
Idioma Inglés
Horas lectivas 17,5 h