NeuroRAGE is a special edition of the RAGE podcast featuring these special guests:
- Mark Wilson, prehospitalist with London HEMS and neurosurgeon with the NeuroTrauma unit at Imperial in London
- Oli Flower, intensivist and NeuroICU enthusiast at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney – co-organiser of SMACC an the Intensive Care Network
neuroRAGE Special Edition is 82 min 03 sec long and includes:
- Introduction, including a welcome to Mark and Oli, along with usual supsects Cliff and Karel… (starts 00:00 min)
- ‘What’s bubbling up?’ (starts )1:31 min) — shout outs and interesting discoveries from the world of FOAM and elsewhere featuring the GoodSam app (again), A talk on transport of Ebola patients, SMACC Chicago, ESICM’s live feed of ‘Hot Topics’ such as the ARISE trial results, and Cliff Reid’s ‘through the rabbit hole’ experience with ketamine as a patient.
- the NeuroRAGE participants discussing ‘Traumatic Brain Injury and a bit about the Spine’ (starts 17:13 min)
- the NeuroRAGE participants discussing ‘ICP Monitoring’ (starts 45:22 min)
- the NeuroRAGE participants discussing ‘Intracerebral haemorrhage and Subarachnoid Haemorrhage’ (starts 55:09 min)
- the NeuroRAGE participants discussing a ‘smorgasbord’ of other neurocritical care questions, including the ‘cranial screwtop manoeuvre’ (starts 79:14 min)
- ‘A blast from the past’ by Oli Flower on the origins of the EEG (starts ? min)
- ‘Words of Wisdom’ from Mark Wilson (starts 80:36 min)
Show notes for NeuroRAGE:
- The GoodSam app
- SMACC Chicago
- A talk by Alexander Isakov on ‘EMS: Transport and Care of Patients ill with Ebola Virus Disease’ (Emory University Grand Rounds)
- The ARISE trial results (ESICM News)
- Wade Davis on “Dreams of Endangered Cultures” (TEDtalk)
- Midazolam smoothens adult ketamine sedation (Resus.ME)
Ketamine-induced dysphoria and hallucinations:
Traumatic Brain Injury and a bit about the Spine
- Laroche M, Kutcher ME, Huang MC, Cohen MJ, Manley GT. Coagulopathy after traumatic brain injury. Neurosurgery. 2012 Jun;70(6):1334-45. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e31824d179b. Review. PubMed PMID: 22307074.
- Stocchetti N, Maas AI. Traumatic intracranial hypertension. N Engl J Med. 2014 May 29;370(22):2121-30. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra1208708. Review. PubMed PMID: 24869722.
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Overview (LITFL CCC)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Assessment (LITFL CCC)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Management (LITFL CCC)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Monitoring (LITFL CCC)
- Increased Intracranial Pressure in Traumatic Brain Injury (LITFL CCC)
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Prognosis (LITFL CCC)
- Temperature and Traumatic Brain Injury (LITFL CCC)
- Cerebral Perfusion Pressure (CPP) in TBI (LITFL CCC)
- All Shook Up – Diffuse Axonal Injury with John Hell (StEmlyns)
- Chesnut R, Videtta W, Vespa P, Le Roux P; The Participants in the International Multidisciplinary Consensus Conference on Multimodality Monitoring. Intracranial Pressure Monitoring: Fundamental Considerations and Rationale for Monitoring. Neurocrit Care. 2014 Sep 11. PMID: 25208680.
- Codman ICP Monitor (LITFL CCC)
Intracerebral Haemorrhage and Subarachnoid Haemorrhage
- Intracerebral Haemorrhage (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (SAH) (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage: Prognostication (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage: Complications (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage: Initial Management (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage: ICU Management (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage Patient Hot Case (LITFL CCC)
- Subarachnoid Haemorrhage Grading Systems (LITFL CCC)
- Monitoring in Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (LITFL CCC)
- Vasospasm in Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (LITFL CCC)
- Coiling versus Clipping in Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (LITFL CCC)
- Victoria Brazil on ‘Timing, Tribes and STEMIs‘ (LITFL)
- Frank Vertosick’s book ‘When the air hits your brain‘
- What is the ‘cranial screwtop method’?…
Blast from the Past
- Hans Berger pioneer of the EEG (Wikipedia)
Words of Wisdom
- Just listen!
Chris is an Intensivist and ECMO specialist at the Alfred ICU in Melbourne. He is also a Clinical Adjunct Associate Professor at Monash University. He is a co-founder of the Australia and New Zealand Clinician Educator Network (ANZCEN) and is the Lead for the ANZCEN Clinician Educator Incubator programme. He is on the Board of Directors for the Intensive Care Foundation and is a First Part Examiner for the College of Intensive Care Medicine. He is an internationally recognised Clinician Educator with a passion for helping clinicians learn and for improving the clinical performance of individuals and collectives.
After finishing his medical degree at the University of Auckland, he continued post-graduate training in New Zealand as well as Australia’s Northern Territory, Perth and Melbourne. He has completed fellowship training in both intensive care medicine and emergency medicine, as well as post-graduate training in biochemistry, clinical toxicology, clinical epidemiology, and health professional education.
He is actively involved in in using translational simulation to improve patient care and the design of processes and systems at Alfred Health. He coordinates the Alfred ICU’s education and simulation programmes and runs the unit’s education website, INTENSIVE. He created the ‘Critically Ill Airway’ course and teaches on numerous courses around the world. He is one of the founders of the FOAM movement (Free Open-Access Medical education) and is co-creator of litfl.com, the RAGE podcast, the Resuscitology course, and the SMACC conference.
His one great achievement is being the father of three amazing children.
On Twitter, he is @precordialthump.