Continuous EEG Monitoring in the ICU: 2020 Updates in Clinical Practice

Monday, November 23, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

This Neurology Grand Rounds event will take place on Monday November 23, 2020 at 12:00 P.M. Attendance for this grand rounds will only be available through Zoom.

CME Information

Needs Statement

Physicians, faculty, residents, fellows, medical students, and staff who are involved in the care of patients with neurological diseases need to be regularly updated with new advances and guidelines in neurology to increase clinical knowledge and to implement them in clinical practice to enhance the quality of patient care and outcomes.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, participants should be able to:

  • Assess indications for continuous EEG monitoring.
  • Inspect the updated ICU EEG terminology.
  • Evaluate concerning EEG findings that are high risk for electrographic seizures.

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Medical Students
  • Fellows
  • Residents

Accreditation/Credit Designation

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Director

  1. Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

Disclosure Policy

The Office of Continuing Medical Education (OCME) makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based, accurate, current, and objectively presented. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education Standards for Commercial SupportSM, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) has implemented a mechanism requiring everyone in a position to control the content of an educational activity (e.g., directors, planning committee members, contributors, peer reviewers) to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests (drug/device companies) and manage/resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. Individuals must disclose to participants the existence or non-existence of financial relationships: 1) at the time of the activity or within 12 months prior; and 2) of their spouses/partners.

Baylor College of Medicine does not view the existence of interests or relationships with commercial entities as implying bias or decreasing the value of a presentation. It is up to the participants to determine whether the interests or relationships influence the presenter with regard to exposition or conclusions.

If at any time during this activity you feel that there has been commercial or promotional bias, please inform us by using the commercial bias comments box in the evaluation form. Please answer the questions about balance in the CME activity evaluation candidly.

Disclosures

The following individual(s) has/have reported financial or other relationship(s) with commercial entities whose products/services may relate to the educational content of this activity:

Presenter

  1. Jay R Gavvala, M.D., MSCI

    Jay R Gavvala, M.D., MSCI

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

Program Director

  1. Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Board Membership: Bayer Pharmaceuticals Advisory Board

Planning Committee Members

  1. George Joseph Hutton, M.D.

    George Joseph Hutton, M.D.

    Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Research Support: Adamas; Biogen; Genzyme; Genentech; MedImmune
    • Advisory Committee Membership: Autoimmunity BIoSolutions, Inc.
    • Consultancy: Biogen; Celgene; Genzyme
  2. Doris Hichi Kung, D.O.

    Doris Hichi Kung, D.O.

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  3. Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Jacob Mandel, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Board Membership: Bayer Pharmaceuticals Advisory Board