Emergency Department Rounds: January 19, 2017 0800h

Lakeridge Health Emergency Department Rounds

January 19, 2017


Thunderstruck! How Not to Miss Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Presenter:             Dr Merrilee Brown

Moderator:             Dr Rocco Lombardi

Learning Objectives:

  • Establish why SAH is an important diagnosis not to miss
  • Offer a differential diagnosis of sudden onset headache
  • Review memory aids (SSNOOOP, SUM) and decision rules for SAH
  • Discuss the investigations for SAH
  • Review the treatment for SAH 

Locations (some via OTN):

  • Lakeridge Health Oshawa, DRCC Lecture Hall
  • Lakeridge Health Bowmanville Boardroom
  • Lakeridge Health Port Perry Boardroom

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for 1 Mainpro+ credit.

The Lakeridge Health Emergency Department Rounds is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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