Neurointensive Care - Capability Levels and Curriculum Reference for Stages 1-3
Last modified on May 25th, 2023
13.11.7 Manages the resuscitation, stabilisation and transfer of patients with acute neurological deterioration.
15.9.2 Delivers safe peri-operative anaesthetic care to adults for emergency intracranial surgery, CSF diversions, spinal surgery and endovascular thrombectomy.
15.9.2 Delivers safe anaesthetic care for neuro-radiological investigations and interventions such as coiling, embolisation and endovascular thrombectomy.
HiLLO 12: Doctors specialising in Intensive Care Medicine understand the special needs of, and are competent to manage patients with neurological diseases, both medical and those requiring surgery, which will include the management of raised intracranial pressure, central nervous system infections and neuromuscular disorders.
Link below to review article from 2016 “The critical care management of poor-grade subarachnoid haemorrhage”
Perioperative management of hydrocephalus BJA Education 18(5) 140-146 (2018)
Link to Pub med for “Clazosentan, an endothelin receptor antagonist, in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage undergoing surgical clipping: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial (CONSCIOUS-2)” below
mild hypothermia during clipping 2005 trial
Tranexamic acid for SAH – 1984
New 2023 guidlines
Anaesthesia (e-LA) – Acute management of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage
Neurovascular surgery in the endovascular era, May 10th Birmingham NACCS ASM
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