Clinical Decision Making In Emergency Medicine: Neurologic Emergencies - $59.00
The Neurologic Emergencies track of the Clinical Decision Making In Emergency Medicine conference features the following speakers:
- Tom Morrissey, MD, FACEP, University of Florida–Jacksonville
- Andy Jagoda, MD, FACEP, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- J. Stephen Huff, MD, FACEP, University of Virginia
- Edward P. Sloan, MD, MPH, FACEP, University of Illinois College of Medicine
This compelling audio and video recording from the Clinical Decision Making in Emergency Medicine conference in Ponte Vedra, FL in June 2009 presents state-of-the-art recommendations for treating patients with vertigo, ocular emergencies, spinal cord injuries, and ICH.
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Click here for a sample audio recording from the program.
Upon completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Assess patients with vertigo and describe imaging, treatment, and admission of these patients.
- Discuss the management of patients with abnormal vision, including monocular vision loss, retinal artery occlusion, central retinal vein occlusion, retinal detachment, ischemic optic neuropathy, optic neuritis, diplopia, cranial nerve paralysis, cranial nerve lesions, and idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
- Discuss injury patterns, the differential diagnosis, and pitfalls for spinal cord injuries.
- Discuss how anti-coagulated ICH patients are optimally treated, the role of operative intervention in ICH patients, and the standard therapies for all ICH patients.
- Recording date: June 26, 2009
- Length: 2 hours
- Format: audio-only (mp3) or audio & video (wmv). You will receive both versions.