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INCC Virtual Book Club: August 2021

Gabrielle Horstman, MD/PhD This month we would like to highlight one of the new programs launched this year by the Inclusion in Neurocritical Care (INCC) Committee– The INCC Virtual Book Club! This program was created in response to multiple requests from members like you during the 2020...


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Building an APP Student Rotation

Richard Leston, APP Supervisor, Department of Neurosurgery, Clinical Preceptor of APP Neurosurgery Clerkship With: Alexis Catania, PA & Krista O’Leary PA-S South Shore University Hospital was preparing to open its brand-new Neuro ICU in March of 2020, eager to become a major...


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Pride in Neurocritical Care: Sexual and Gender Minorities and Neurocritical Care Health Professionals

Zachary Threlkeld, MD, Ahmad Riad Ramadan, MD, Sara Hefton, MD, Starane Shepherd, MD, H.E. Hinson, MD INCC Sexual and Gender Minority Subcommittee As part of broader diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts within NCS, the Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) subcommittee of the Inclusion in...


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POCUS Case: Evaluation of Hypoxia in a Patient with Traumatic Brain Injury

Jon Rosenberg, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Laura Chen, DO, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Judy Ch’ang, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital A 34-year-old man presented with a high-grade traumatic brain...


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Expanding POCUS in Neurocritical Care through Educational Initiatives

Bryan Boling, DNP, University of Kentucky Jennifer Mears, PA, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Aarti Sarwal, MD, Wake Forest Baptist Health Judy Ch’ang, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Point-of-care-ultrasound (POCUS) is an...


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Unregulated Drugs and the Neuro ICU

Peter J. Papadakos MD, FCCM, FCCP, FAARC, FNIV Over the last decade, many unregulated drugs have appeared on the marketplace and have adversely affected our patients. We are all familiar with artificial marijuana which were sold in thousands of convenience stores throughout the country. These...


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Trainee and Fellowship Sections Collaborate to Upgrade Fellowship Resources on the NCS Website

Shweta Goswami, MD, University of Florida Sasha Yakhkind, MD, University of Pennsylvania Every year, neurology residents combine the wisdom of their mentors, their experience, their passion, and their personalities to guide them in the decision of sub-specialization. In 2017, 90% of neurology...


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Desafíos de la atención neurocrítica en América Latina más allá de la pandemia

Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, MD Critical Care Unit, Bogotá, Colombia Centro Policlínico del Olaya I ván David Lozada-Martínez, MS University of Cartagena Cartagena, Colombia View Blog in English Las enfermedades neurológicas y neuroquirúrgicas son una de las principales...


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Challenges of Neurocritical Care in Latin America Beyond the Pandemic

Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, MD Critical Care Unit, Bogotá, Colombia Centro Policlínico del Olaya I ván David Lozada-Martínez, MS University of Cartagena Cartagena, Colombia Blog en Español Neurological and neurosurgical diseases are a major cause of morbidity and mortality...


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Welcome to the NEW Currents NCS Arts Corner!

Shivani Ghoshal, MD Currents is excited to launch a new Arts Corner to recognize visual, performing, and creative artworks pertaining to neurocritical care, as well as makers within our own community. The practice of neurocritical care is as humbling as it is rewarding, and requires...