Chapter 1

Diagnosis

In this chapter, we’ll review methods of evaluating acute neurological disorders as well as common pathological findings in imaging, how to categorize them, and reach diagnosis.
12 Lessons (1h 08m 48s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

Ischemic stroke

Here, we’ll discuss how to rapidly evaluate and initiate management of various neurological emergencies, with a focus on preventing, managing, and treating ischemic stroke.
  • Managing the ischemic stroke patient
  • Differentiating invasive interventions for ischemic stroke
  • Preventing stroke
  • Ischemic stroke quiz
4 Lessons (24m 58s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

Hemorrhagic stroke

In this chapter, you’ll learn how to recognize and treat hemorrhagic strokes, as well as deep brain, lobar brain, and posterior fossa hemorrhages.
  • Recognizing hemorrhagic strokes
  • Managing hemorrhagic strokes
  • Recognizing deep brain hemorrhages
  • Exploring lobar brain hemorrhages
  • Describing posterior fossa hemorrhages
  • Treating hemorrhagic strokes with surgery
  • Hemorrhagic stroke quiz
7 Lessons (32m 05s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

Aneurysmal hemorrhage

Here, you’ll learn how to identify subarachnoid hemorrhage on CT, treat it with medications and surgery, and cover post-procedural risks to an aneurysm rupture patient.
  • Recognizing aneurysmal hemorrhage
  • Treating aneurysmal hemorrhage
  • Managing ruptured aneursyms (post-treatment)
  • Aneurysmal hemorrhage quiz
4 Lessons (21m 54s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 5

Other nontraumatic cerebral emergencies

Learn how to manage seizures and status epilepticus, treat meningitis, evaluate a failed VP shunt, and manage a coma of unknown etiology.
  • Categorizing and managing seizures
  • Managing status epilepticus
  • Managing coma of unknown etiology
  • Identifying and managing meningitis
  • Evaluating ventriculoperitoneal shunts
  • Examining ventriculopertoneal shunt failures
  • Other nontraumatic cerebral emergencies quiz
7 Lessons (57m 19s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 6

Head and spine injury

In this chapter we will demonstrate a straightforward methodology of evaluating and managing patients who have sustained trauma to the brain and / or spine.
  • Managing concussion and mild closed head injuries
  • Managing severe closed head injuries
  • Managing traumatic hemorrhages
  • Evaluating the traumatized spine
  • Evaluating spinal stability
  • Managing the traumatized spine
  • Managing spinal cord injury
  • Recognizing common spinal fractures
  • Head and spine injury quiz
9 Lessons (1h 03m 09s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 7

Spinal cord emergencies

Identify and treat cauda equina syndrome (CES) and progressive myelopathy with this chapter. You’ll learn to figure out who needs emergency imaging and what to do next.
  • Managing cauda equina syndrome
  • Managing progressive myelopathy
  • Spinal cord emergencies quiz
  • Neurology Masterclass: Managing Emergencies outro
4 Lessons (21m 52s), 1 Quiz