Archived AES Symposia 2005
Plenary II - Neurophysiological Monitoring of the Critically Ill
Program Length: 1 hrs 40 min
This symposium will examine the current and future roles of EEG and Evoked Potential recording and monitoring in critical care settings.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Understand the roles of continuous EEG and EP monitoring in the ICU
- Apply EEG monitoring to the care of the patient with non-convulsive status epilepticus
- Apply EP recording techniques to the care of neurologically ill ICU patients
- Understand the current limitations and future directions of clinical neurophysiological techniques in critical care settings.
Chair: Ronald G. Emerson, M.D.
Neurologists, critical care nurses, neuroscientists, neurosurgeons, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of the neurologically critically ill.
Disclosure: It is the policy of the American Epilepsy Society that all faculty participating in continuing medical education activities are expected to disclose to the program audience (1) any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation and (2) discussions of unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or medical devices. The American Epilepsy Society adheres to the ACCMEs Essential Areas and Policies regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure by faculty of commercial relationships, if any, and discussions of unlabeled or unapproved uses will be made.
Ronald G. Emerson, M.D. has disclosed he has received consulting fees from Persyst, Inc.
Jean-Michael Guerit, M.D. has no real or apparent conflicts of interest to report.
Lawrence J. Hirsch, M.D. has disclosed he has received consulting fees from Eisai, Inc. and has received fees for non-CME services from GlaxoSmithKline.
Peter W. Kaplan, M.B., FRCP has received consulting fees from GlaxoSmithKline and contracted research from Pfizer/Parke-Davis.
Eli M. Mizrahi, M.D. (liaison reviewer) has no real or apparent conflicts of interest to report.
Disclaimer: Opinions expressed with regard to unapproved uses of products are solely those of the faculty and are not endorsed by the American Epilepsy Society or any manufacturers of pharmaceuticals.