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Pharmacotherapy Of Neurocritical care Series (PONS)







WHAT IS PONS?
The Pharmacotherapy of Neurocritial Care Series (PONS) is a curriculum based eLearning series comprised of various neuropharmacotherapy topics presented by experts in the field of neurocritical care. PONS presentations are 45-75 minute webinar recordings that can be viewed at your own pace. Presentations can be purchased individually or bundled as a package. Each session includes a library of annotated references used during the presentation.

AUDIENCE 
PONS can be used as a review for healthcare professionals, to facilitate topic discussions among trainees, or as a group educational lecture series. PONS targets a wide range of disciplines including physicians, nurses, pharmacists and more. This series benefits individuals practicing in all medical disciplines, particularly those who want to further their neuropharmacotherapy knowledge. It is also an innovative tool to help educate trainees.

NOTE FOR NCS MEMBERS
All NCS members are granted FREE access to all non-CME PONS courses. In order to access the free content you will need to be logged in to your NCS account, add the PONS course(s) to your shopping cart, and go through the purchasing process. A product price of $0 will be shown throughout your purchase. If you have any questions regarding access to these free courses, please contact education@neurocriticalcare.org

CONTINUING EDUCATION
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and the Neurocritical Care Society. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 


For a quick, printable reference, please click here to open our PONS pamphlet. This pamphlet includes details regarding who can benefit from the PONS, details regarding each presentation, information about continuing education credits, and more. 


VOLUME III PONS TOPICS
  • Substance Withdrawal in Neurocritical Care
  • Challenges in ICU Care - The Parkinson Patient
  • Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstrictive Syndrome (RCVS)
  • Indications and Considerations for the Use of Antiplatelet Agents in Neurocritical Care
  • Medication Safety in Neurocritical Care
  • Non-Opioid Options for Treating Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH) Induced Headache

VOLUME II PONS TOPICS
  • Control of Shiver During Targeted Temperature Management (TTM)
  • Neurostimulants in the Neurointensive Care Unit
  • Beyond the Horizon: Exploring the Next Frontier in Anticoagulation Reversal
  • LDL in Intracerebral Hemorrhage: How Low Can You Go?
  • Alteplase for Acute Ischemic Stroke - Updates & Issues
  • Management of Super Refractory Status Epilepticus

VOLUME I PONS TOPICS
  • Acute Blood Pressure Control Following Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Get it in your head! Introduction to Intraventricular and Intrathecal Drug Delivery
  • Hyponatremia
  • ICU Management of Myasthenia Gravis: This Weakness is Getting on My Nerves!
  • Management of Status Epilepticus: Breaking Bad!
  • Osmotic Therapy for Elevated Intracranial Pressure
  • Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity
  • Targeted Temperature Management (TTM) Effects on Drugs and Shiver Control
  • Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis: Translating Evidence into Clinical Practice

PONS - STROKE CE BUNDLE
  • Acute Blood Pressure Control Following Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Beyond the Horizon: Exploring the Next Frontier in Anticoagulation Reversal
  • LDL in Intracerebral Hemorrhage: How Low Can You Go?
  • Antiplase for Acute Ischemic Stroke - Updates & Issues
  • Indications and Considerations for the Use of Antiplatelet Agents in Neurocritical Care