Neurological emergencies for the flight paramedic range from intracranial hemorrhage and ICP monitoring to status epileptics and everything in between. Identifying and understand neurological emergencies is essential before flight, especially given the stressors of flight. This course is one module of Flight & Critical Care Review and covers the following objectives in Neurological Emergencies:
- Neurological assessment
- SCI ICP management
- Hemodynamic management in neurological emergencies
- Pharmacology for neurological emergencies
The objectives for this course are aligned from the Flight Paramedic Certification (FP-C®), Critical Care Certification (CCP-C®) and the CCEMTP® outline; creating a comprehensive.list of critical care objectives.