The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine

Brought to you by:  Oakstone

Full Course:  31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD; (EXPIRES 11/01/22)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  The primary group of learners will be fellows/trainees and practicing critical care specialists (MDs), NPs, and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in critical care) who are preparing to take ABIM Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME activities to improve patient care in the area of critical care medicine. This activity is also appropriate for surgeons who want to update their knowledge in critical care. Currently, the target audience is regional, national, and international.

Discover the Latest Trends in Critical Care Medicine

The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine is a wide-ranging review of the essential topics in the field. It highlights best practice guidelines for the management of various emergency situations encountered in critical care along with the latest developments and helps you stay informed. Led by Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD, it covers a wide range of topics like hemorrhagic shock, sepsis, acute coronary syndrome, arrhythmias, approach to the comatose patient, acid-base disorders, and more. It will help you to better:
 
  • Apply current/recommended critical care guidelines in clinical practice
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to critical care disorders
  • Apply the latest therapeutic options for specific critical care disorders
  • Evaluate and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice
  • Apply knowledge of pathophysiology in the management of critical care disorders
  • Prepare for ABIM critical care medicine certification/recertification exams
  • Incorporate new knowledge into daily practice to provide optimal care to patients

 

This course is strictly ONLINE with no download – an internet connection is critical in order to do this course.  Do not complete testing prior to the end of your chosen date period or your dates will be adjusted.

Series 1 (CCBR1)

To view topic outline of the full course, see below:

Full Course:
CCBR1
Full Course Price:
$1250
Format:
Available in Interactive format.
Only Available Option: Full

Course Topics

Shock

Update in Sepsis, Sepsis: New Definitions and Guidelines, Hemodynamic Monitoring, Hemorrhagic Shock, and Evolving Approach to Management of Cardiogenic Shock.

Respiratory Failure

ARDS: New Definition and Treatment, ARDS: Mechanical Ventilation, Management of Severe Obstructive Lung Disease, Basic and Advanced Concepts in Mechanical Ventilation, Non-Invasive Ventilation and High-Flow Oxygen, and Mechanical Ventilation: Liberation and ABCDEF Bundle.

Cardiac Issues in the ICU

Acute Coronary Syndromes, Arrhythmias, Indications and Management of Implantable Electronic Cardiac Devices in ICU Patients, Post-Cardiac Arrest Care, and Pulmonary Embolism in the ICU.

GI Issues in the ICU

Acute Pancreatitis, GI Bleed, Acute Liver Failure, and Diagnosis and Management of C. difficile Infection.

Neuro Issues in the ICU

Stroke, Intracranial Hypertension, Seizures and Status Epilepticus, and Approach to the Comatose Patient.

Hematologic Issues in the ICU

Transfusion Practices in the ICU and Coagulopathy in Critical Care Settings

Renal Issues in the ICU

Acute Kidney Injury and Renal Replacement Therapy and Acid-base Disorders: ABG's.

Infectious Disease Issues in the ICU

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention, Infection, FUO, and Antibiotic Use in the ICU, and Emerging Infectious Threats in the ICU.

Endocrine Issues in the ICU

Diagnosis and Management of Hyperglycemia in the ICU and Endocrine Crises in the ICU.

General Care Issues in the ICU

Fundamentals of Clinical Nutrition: Essentials for the Critical Care Specialist and Prophylaxis in the ICU.

Surgical Critical Care Issues in the ICU

Treatment of the Patient with Burns and Inhalational Injuries, Abdominal Catastrophes and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome, and Obstetrical Critical Care.

Miscellaneous ICU Issues

Ethical Dilemmas in the ICU, Critical Care Pharmacology, Toxidromes in the ICU, Management of Pain, Agitation, and Delirium in the ICU, ICU Issues for the Transplant Patient, Mechanical Support Devices in ICU, Ultrasound in the ICU: What Every Intensivist Should Know, Post Intensive Care Syndrome, and ICU Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
 
  • Apply current/recommended critical care guidelines in clinical practice
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to critical care disorders
  • Identify and apply current therapeutic options for specific critical care disorders
  • Analyze and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in critical care medicine
  • Recognize and apply knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of critical care disorders
  • Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification critical care examinations

 

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Designation
 
Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 31.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
 
Date of Original Release: November 1, 2019
Date Credits Expire: November 1, 2022
 
CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.
 

Additional Information

INTERACTIVE COURSE INFORMATION

Expand Your Skills
 
Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine provides a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 31.75 MOC points. You get access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

Specialty

Interactive Courses