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Course Information:

Course Details: 

The Essentials of Neurocritical Care (ENCC) course teaches the essential topics of neurocritical care through a combination of online course material in-person case discussions, and hands-on workshops**. Participants who are certified in Emergency Neurological Life Support (ENLS) will find this course to be an excellent next step in training, as it goes beyond the first few hours of a neurologic emergency to cover pathophysiology, diagnostic studies, treatment, and transition to discharge. 

Core Topics: 

  • Acute Ischemic Stroke
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Seizures & Epilepsy
  • Acute Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury 
  • Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
  • Metabolic Encephalopathies & Delirium
  • Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy in Adults 
  • Prognostic Assessment in NCC
  • Clinical Evaluation of Coma and Brain Death
  • Respiratory Support of the Neurocritically Ill
  • Multimodality Neuromonitoring
  • Ethics/End of Life 

Workshops**

**At this time, due to COVID-19, there are no in-person workshops available. Stay tuned for potential dates in 2021!

The live session will include the following workshops: 
  • Airway and ventilation (invasive and non-invasive) management
  • Targeted Temperature Management & Sedation
  • ICP Placement & Management
  • Multimodality monitoring: Oxygenation, perfusion, metabolism, cEEG
  • Neurocritical Care Ultrasound
  • Neurological Exam/Scales and Imaging


Certification and Continuing Education Credit: 

15 hours of CME for the live session**
20 hours of CME for the online portion

Successful completion will provide a two-year ENCC certification. 

Pricing: 


ONLINE Essentials Course:
Member - Physicians: $300
Non-Member - Physicians: $350

Member - Health Care Professionals and Trainees: $225
Non-Member - Health Care Professionals and Trainees: $280

In addition to the live and online course materials, participants will receive a one-year subscription to Neurocritical Care ON CALL, the only online, up-to-date comprehensive resource dedicated to the practice of neurocritical care.


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