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Advancements in Neurotrauma Care

Tuesday, May 1 | 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm | 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

Add to Calendar America/Chicago Advancements in Neurotrauma Care 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

Fee: $100
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $100

Director(s): Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C; Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC

Faculty: Joshua Eric Medow, MD, MS, FAANS; Kaine Chamberlain Onwuzulike, MD, PhD; Richard E. Temes, MD, MS; Jamie S. Ullman, MD, FAANS

This session focuses on topics pertinent to the provider actively involved in the care of the neurotrauma patient. Discussion will center on evidence-based practice in the treatment of the patient with traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries as well as treatment outcomes.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss the potential life-threatening effects of anti-coagulation/anti-platelet therapy in the patient with acute traumatic brain injury, as well as reversal agents.
  • Recognize how advancements in neuromonitoring may improve outcomes in severe TBI.
  • Discuss the problem of head injury in the geriatric patient and the problems advanced age presents in patient outcome.
  • Differentiate between the different types of traumatic spine injuries in the pediatric population and treatment modalities, and how they differ from the adult population.
  • Discuss the role of supportive care in the intensive care unit and its impact on patient outcomes in spinal cord and TBI patients.

Agenda

2:00 pm - 2:01 pm

Introduction to the Session

Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C

5/1/2018 2:00:00 PM 5/1/2018 2:01:00 PM Introduction to the Session 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

2:02 pm - 2:27 pm

Maintaining Quality in the Neurocritical Care Unit

Joshua Eric Medow, MD, MS, FAANS

5/1/2018 2:02:00 PM 5/1/2018 2:27:00 PM Maintaining Quality in the Neurocritical Care Unit 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

2:28 pm - 2:33 pm

Question and Answer Session

5/1/2018 2:28:00 PM 5/1/2018 2:33:00 PM Question and Answer Session 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

2:34 pm - 2:59 pm

Considerations in Geriatric TBI

Jamie S. Ullman, MD, FAANS

5/1/2018 2:34:00 PM 5/1/2018 2:59:00 PM Considerations in Geriatric TBI 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

3:00 pm - 3:05 pm

Question and Answer Session

5/1/2018 3:00:00 PM 5/1/2018 3:05:00 PM Question and Answer Session 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

3:06 pm - 3:31 pm

Pediatric Cervical Spine Trauma: Current Practices and Guidelines

Kaine Chamberlain Onwuzulike, MD, PhD

5/1/2018 3:06:00 PM 5/1/2018 3:31:00 PM Pediatric Cervical Spine Trauma: Current Practices and Guidelines 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

3:32 pm - 4:00 pm

Beverage Break

5/1/2018 3:32:00 PM 5/1/2018 4:00:00 PM Beverage Break 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

4:01 pm - 4:26 pm

Title TBA

Richard E. Temes, MD, MS

5/1/2018 4:01:00 PM 5/1/2018 4:26:00 PM Title TBA 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

4:27 pm - 4:32 pm

Question and Answer Session

5/1/2018 4:27:00 PM 5/1/2018 4:32:00 PM Question and Answer Session 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

4:33 pm - 4:58 pm

Craniocervical Injury

Gavin MacCleery, M.S., PA-C

5/1/2018 4:33:00 PM 5/1/2018 4:58:00 PM Craniocervical Injury 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

4:59 pm - 5:30 pm

Question and Answer Session

5/1/2018 4:59:00 PM 5/1/2018 5:30:00 PM Question and Answer Session 289/290; Ernest N. Morial