This course provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to identify, assess, and manage neurological emergencies with a focus on strokes. The following additional topics will be covered:
- Identification, assessment, and management of neurological emergencies.
- Definitions, epidemiology and pathophysiology principles.
- Common causes of neurological emergencies.
- Scene safety and scene size-up.
- Special considerations.
Total Number of Credit Hours
Supplies or Other Requirements
Internet access* and valid/active e-mail account.
*You may use any internet browser you prefer; however, Mozilla Firefox is the preferred browser, and Chrome may have compatibility issues. If you find that you are having technical difficulties with the course, first try updating and/or switching browsers (Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge)