Members of the Massachusetts General Hospital Critical Care Center and the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine discuss continuous brain monitoring in critical care.

Critical Care Grand Rounds: Continuous Brain Monitoring in Critical Care

Date: 07/18/2013 - 07/18/2013
Time: 7:00 am - 8:00 am
Location: Thier Conference Room, 1st Floor

Agenda:

The Massachusetts General Hospital Critical Care Center and the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine present a discussion on continuous brain monitoring in critical care.

Featured speakers:

Goals and Objectives

The goal of the lecture is to help participants:

  • Understand the basic EEG characteristics of sedation and ischemia
  • Recognize burst suppression on an EEG spectrogram
  • Recognize spectral signatures of anesthetics commonly used in the ICU
  • Understand the rationale for continuous EEG monitoring in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)
  • Understand the need for multimodal monitoring in detecting delayed ischemia in SAH

Preregistration required? no

Registration closed?
no