Tag neurology

CME 08/12/16 – First Seizure Study SCGH

Here is Jacqui’s update on first seizure management at SCGH. Resources: CME talk 07/2016 “First Seizure ED Management” from Jacqui Saw (Neurology) First Seizures in Adults – a great summary by Heather Angus-Leppan, consultant neurologist, in the BMJ 4/2014 FSH ED Seizure…

FSH ED Seizure Guideline

Pending the arrival of the updated SCGH ED Seizure Guideline being developed by Neurology SCGH, we have been asked to follow the FSH ED Seizure Guideline below (with thanks to those who have developed this document): SCGH First Seizure and Established Epilepsy:…

CME 07/07/16 – First Seizure ED Management

Here is Jacqui Saw’s talk on emergency management of a first seizure. The neurology team at SCGH are involved in a first seizure project to determine more accurately the recurrence rate / progression to epilepsy diagnosis of this patient group.…

CME 16/06/16 – Anu’s Monthly EM Wrap 4

Here are the “hot off the press!” neurology studies that were presented by Anu at todays CME: Intensive Blood-Pressure Lowering in Patients with Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage: Antihypertensive Treatment of Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage II (ATACH-II) trial Designed to determine the efficacy of rapidly lowering…