Differences Between Open and Closed Ventriculostomy Pressures: What Does It Mean?

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Friday December 15, 2017 at 8:00 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


HSC level 3, lecture hall 6 - Stony Brook, NY
December 15th, 2017
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Ventriculostomy pressures

Dates and Times

Start: 12/15/2017 8:00 AM
End: 12/15/2017 9:00 AM

Objectives

After the presentation, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the factors that are associated with pressure differences between open and closed ventriculostomies.
  • Describe the counter-intuitive phase relationships between the ABP pulse and the ICP pulse.
  • Describe the transfer function analysis of the ABP and ICP pulse and how it explains the phase relationships.

Speakers

  • Dr. Michael Egnor
    • Differences Between Open and Closed Ventriculostomy Pressures: What Does It Mean?

Location

HSC level 3, lecture hall 6
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.