A five part video series with Clare Rusbridge examining neurological emergencies and treatment protocols.
Neurological emergencies can be some of the most daunting cases presented in general practice, rapid assessment and the confidence to initiate treatment are essential when dealing with these cases to prevent further deterioration. This 5 part video series uses video footage and case examples to demonstrate how a logical approach and the use of an emergency protocol can result in positive outcomes to these cases
Topics to be covered include:
-Paralysis- assessment, lesion location and treatment
-Coma- causes, scale and management
-Status epilepticus- treatment protocols, how to treat and for how long
-Vestibular disease- update on aetiology and management
-Referral- when to refer and how to stabilize patients for transport