Sunday, April 29
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
025 Case-based Management of Traumatic Brain Injury
Supported by an educational grant from Integra – Codman Surgical Specialty.
Director(s): Jack I. Jallo, MD, PhD, FAANS
Assistant Director(s): Ryan S. Kitagawa, MD, FAANS; Richard B. Rodgers, MD, FAANS
Faculty: Anthony Figaji, MD (South Africa); Gregory W.J. Hawryluk, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada); David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, FAANS; Haejoe Park, MD, FAANS ; Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD, FAANS; Franco Servadei, MD (Italy); Martina Stippler, MD, FAANS; Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS; Joseph Christopher Zacko, MD, FAANS
This clinic covers the significant breadth of the field of neurotrauma and critical care. It will emphasize practical as well as complex case management issues. Participants will have access to devices for ICP monitoring, parenchymal oxygen monitoring and cerebral blood flow monitoring.
- Describe the ICU management of the TBI patient.
- Describe the current surgical controversies in the management of the brain-injured patient.
- Identify the current concepts in advanced neuromonitoring.