The Institute for Emergency Department Clinical Quality ImprovementThe Institute for Emergency Department Clinical Quality ImprovementPromoting excellence in emergency department operations,clinical quality, and patient safety through a commitment toquality improvement, clinical education, internationalcollaboration, and research.
Neurological Emergencies is a 2-day, 16-hour course that provides updates, bestNeurological Emergencies is a 2-day, 16-hour course that provides updates, bestpractices, and new algorithms to diagnose neurological symptoms, quickly identifya neurological emergency, and take appropriate measures to optimize outcomesfor high-risk patients. The goal of this course is to prepare clinicians to quickly andaccurately diagnose and provide appropriate care for patients with neurologicalemergencies, including:
- High-frequency symptoms: Headache, back pain, dizziness, diplopia
- High-risk conditions: Acute ischemic stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage, traumatic brain injury, coma, and intracerebral hemorrhage.