Od-021046 Code Cord Compression: MedStar's Optimized Practice

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Type

On Demand

Credit

No

Description

This course is an explanation of the pathways and protocols that MedStar has put in place to care for ... show more

Objectives

  • By viewing this course, the student should learn: How to increase their diagnostic vigilance for patients with possible cord compression using red flags in the patient’s history and physical exam.
  • How to call a Code Cord Compression when appropriate and get imaging done in a timely manner in cooperation with their radiologist.
  • How to harness the protocols that MedStar has put in place to facilitate transfer of these patients, if necessary, to either MWHC or MGUH for definitive care.

Fees

Free

Activity Director

Organization

MedStar Washington Hospital Center