• Medical degree and residency
    • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Zaragoza (1999)
    • Specialist in Family and Community Medicine, residency at Torrelavega District Hospital, Cantabria (2002-2005)
    • Specialist in Intensive Medicine, Critical Care and Heart Units, residency at Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital, Santander, Cantabria (2008-2013)
  • Professional experience
    • Attending physician, Intensive Care Unit, Clinica Rotger (since 2013)
    • Temporary coordinator, Primary Emergency Care Department, Nansa (2006-2008)
    • Primary care physician, Torrelavega-Reinosa Area (2005-2006)
    • Attending physician, Emergency Department, Sierrallana Hospital (2005)
    • On-call physician, Campoo Clinic (Reinosa, Cantabria) and Mompía Clinic (Santander, Cantabria)
  • Research and teaching
    • Instructor recognised by the ERS and the Spanish CPR plan specialised in:
    • Advanced life support
    • Immediate life support
    • Basic and SAED life support
    • Member of the following task forces of the Spanish Society of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine and Coronary Units (SIMICYUC):
    • CPR
    • Blood transfusion
    • Nephrology
    • Respiratory
  • Languages
    • Spanish
    • English

Techniques

  • Transthoracic echocardiography, pleuropulmonary ultrasound imaging and FAST
  • Invasive hemodynamic monitoring (Swan-Ganz catheter, PiCCO and LiDCO)
  • Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Placement of temporary pacemakers
  • Advanced airway management
  • Invasive/non-invasive mechanical ventilation
  • Percutaneous tracheostomy
  • Peripheral and central venous and artery catheterisation (blind and ultrasound guided techniques)
  • Continuous renal replacement therapies
  • Sedation during invasive procedures
  • Transcranial duplex
  • LRN monitoring through intraparenchymal ICP catheters
  • Thoracocentesis, paracentesis, lumbar puncture, pericardiocentesis