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The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Board Review

Improve patient outcomes with this CME program detailing the latest developments and best practice guidelines in critical care medicine. Ideal for MOC.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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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 ore. 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

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and MOC points and 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.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Course Director:
Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and
Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA
Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate
Medical Education
Director, Master in Medical Sciences in
Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program
Harvard Medical School
Director, Office of Postgraduate
Medical Education
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Credits: Earn AMA PRA Category 1
Credits

Shock

  • Septic Shock: Principles and Practices of Resuscitation - Rebecca M. Baron, MD
  • Sepsis: New Definitions and Guidelines - Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring - Aaron Waxman, MD, PhD
  • Hemorrhagic Shock - Reza Askari, MD
  • Approach to Diagnosis and Management of Cardiogenic Shock - Akshay Desai, MD, MPH

Respiratory Failure

  • ARDS: New Definition and Treatment - Taylor Thompson, MD
  • ARDS: Mechanical Ventilation - Taylor Thompson, MD
  • Management of Severe Obstructive Lung Disease - Bartolome R. Celli, MD
  • Basic and Advanced Concepts in Mechanical Ventilation - Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD
  • Non-invasive Non-invasive Ventilation and Hi Flow Oxygen - Carolyn E. Come, MD
  • Mechanical Ventilation: Liberation and ABCDEF Bundle - Anthony F. Massaro, MD

Cardiac Issues in the ICU

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes - Benjamin M. Scirica, MD, MPH, FACC
  • Arrhythmias - Melanie Maytin, MD
  • Indications and Management of Implantable Electronic Cardiac Devices in ICU Patients - Melanie Maytin, MD
  • Post-Cardiac Arrest Care - Benjamin M. Scirica, MD, MPH, FACC
  • Pulmonary Embolism in the ICU - Samuel Goldhaber, MD

GI Issues in the ICU

  • Pancreatitis - Julia McNabb-Baltar, MD
  • GI Bleed - Linda Lee, MD
  • Acute Liver Failure - Anna Rutherford, MD, MPH
  • Diagnosis and Management of C. difficile Infection - Jessica Allegretti, MD, MPH

Neuro Issues in the ICU

  • Advances in Stroke - Galen V. Henderson, MD
  • Intracranial Hypertension - Galen V. Henderson, MD
  • Seizures and Status Epilepticus - Galen V. Henderson, MD
  • Approach to the Comatose Patient - Galen V. Henderson, MD

Hematologic Issues in the ICU

  • Transfusion Practices in the ICU - James Rawn, MD
  • Coagulopathies and Thrombocytopenia - Jean M. Connors, MD

Renal Issues in the ICU

  • Acute Kidney Injury and Renal Replacement Therapy - Kenneth B. Christopher, MD
  • Acid-base Disorders: ABG’s - Kenneth B. Christopher, MD

Infectious Disease Issues in the ICU

  • Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention - Michael Klompas, MD
  • Infection, FUO, and Antibiotic Use in the ICU - Jennifer A. Johnson, MD
  • Emerging Infectious Threats in the ICU - Michael Klompas, MD

Endocrine Issues in the ICU

  • Hyperglycemia and Glycemic Control in the ICU - Margo Hudson MD, MS
  • Endocrine Crises in the ICU - Margo S. Hudson, MD, MS

General Care Issues in the ICU

  • Fundamentals of Clinical Nutrition: Essentials for the Critical Care Specialist - Malcolm K. Robinson, MD
  • Prophylaxis in the ICU - Kathleen Haley, MD

Surgical Critical Care Issues in the ICU

  • Treatment of the Patient with Burns and Inhalational Injuries - Simon G. Talbot, MD
  • Abdominal Catastrophes and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome - Reza Askari, MD
  • Obstetrical Critical Care - Katherine Economy, MD

Miscellaneous ICU Issues

  • Ethical Dilemmas in the ICU - Kathleen Haley, MD
  • Critical Care Pharmacology - Paul M. Szumita, PharmD
  • Toxidromes in the ICU - Timothy Erickson, MD
  • Sedation and Delirium in the ICU - Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD
  • ICU Issues for the Transplant Patient - Tany Thaniyavarn, MD
  • Mechanical Support Devices in ICU - Steve P. Keller, MD, PhD
  • Ultrasound in the ICU: What Every Intensivist Should Know - Elke Platz, MD, MS
  • Post Intensive Care Syndrome - Daniela J. Lamas, MD
  • Analgesia Management in the Era of the Opioid Crisis - David A. Silver, MD

The Brigham Board Review in Critical Care Medicine (Distance Learning)

Course Director
The Brigham Board Review
in Critical Care Medicine

Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Course Director
The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA

  • Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Director, Master in Medical Sciences in Clinical
  • Investigation (MMSCI) Program
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Speakers

Jessica Allegretti, MD, MPH

Reza Askari, MD

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

Bartolome R. Celli, MD

Kenneth B. Christopher, MD

Carolyn E. Come, MD

Jean M. Connors, MD

Akshay Desai, MD, MPH

Katherine Economy, MD

Timothy Erickson, MD

Samuel Goldhaber, MD

Kathleen Haley, MD

Galen V. Henderson, MD

Margo Hudson MD, MS

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

Steve P. Keller, MD, PhD

Michael Klompas, MD

 

 

Daniela J. Lamas, MD

Linda Lee, MD

Anthony F. Massaro, MD

Melanie Maytin, MD

Julia McNabb-Baltar, MD

Elke Platz, MD, MS

James Rawn, MD

Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH

Malcolm K. Robinson, MD

Anna Rutherford, MD, MPH

Benjamin M. Scirica, MD, MPH, FACC

David A. Silver, MD

Paul M. Szumita, PharmD

Simon G. Talbot, MD

Tany Thaniyavarn, MD

Taylor Thompson, MD

Aaron Waxman, MD, PhD

 

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for 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 enables the participant to earn 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: TBD
Date Credits Expire: TBD
AMA Category 1 Credits ™ and Contact Hours: TBD

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning 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

Intended Audience

The primary group of learners will be fellows/trainees and practicing critical care specialists (MDs) 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. Currently, the target audience is regional, national, and international.