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.

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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 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

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.

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 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 31.75 ABIM MOC points

Shock

  • Update in Sepsis - Rebecca M. Baron, MD
  • Sepsis: New Definitions and Guidelines - Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring - Aaron Waxman, MD, PhD
  • Hemorrhagic Shock - Reza Askari, MD
  • Evolving Approach to 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 Ventilation and High-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

  • Acute 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

  • 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
  • Coagulopathy in Critical Care Settings - 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

  • Diagnosis and Management of Hyperglycemia 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, FCCM, FASHP, BCCCP, BCPS
  • Toxidromes in the ICU - Timothy Erickson, MD
  • Management of Pain, Agitation, 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
  • ICU Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship - 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

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Gastroenterology,
  • Hepatology and Endoscopy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Reza Askari, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

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

Bartolome R. Celli, MD

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

Kenneth B. Christopher, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Renal Division
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Carolyn E. Come, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jean M. Connors, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Hematology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Akshay Desai, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Katherine Economy, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics,
  • Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Timothy Erickson, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Samuel Goldhaber, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kathleen Haley, MD

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

Galen V. Henderson, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Neurology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Margo Hudson, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology,
  • Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Steven P. Keller, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael Klompas, MD

  • Professor of Population Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

Daniela J. Lamas, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Linda Lee, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Gastroenterology,
  • Hepatology and Endoscopy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anthony F. Massaro, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Melanie Maytin, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Julia McNabb-Baltar, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Gastroenterology,
  • Hepatology and Endoscopy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Elke Platz, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

James Rawn, MD

  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiac Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Population Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Malcolm K. Robinson, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of General Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anna Rutherford MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Gastroenterology,
  • Hepatology and Endoscopy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Benjamin M. Scirica, MD, MPH, FACC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David A. Silver, MD

  • Instructor in Anaesthesia
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Anesthesiology,
  • Perioperative & Pain Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Paul M. Szumita, PharmD, FCCM, FASHP, BCCCP, BCPS

  • Clinical Pharmacy Practice Manager
  • Program Director – PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Simon G. Talbot, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Plastic Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Tany Thaniyavarn, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Taylor Thompson, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Aaron Waxman, MD, PhD

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

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.

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.