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Kalispell Regional Medical Center

Fifth Annual Neurosurgical Boot Camp for Mid-Level Practitioners

KRH For Employees
Fifth Annual Neurosurgical Boot Camp for Mid-Level Practitioners
September 17-19, 2017


Now taking registrant information for 2018. Contact Willie Deering to learn more.

Course Information

The course occurs over two days and is comprised of didactic lectures, case studies and hands-on practical simulations, with an area of focus in multiple facets of medicine related to neurology and neurosurgery.

At the conclusion of this course, participants should show competency in:
  • Applying cardiovascular physiology to clinical decision making
  • Arterial line placement
  • Craniotomy skills
  • Deep brain stimulation and pain pump
  • External ventricular drain placement
  • Intracranial pressure and external ventricular drain placement
  • Lumbar puncture and lumbar drainage
  • Neurological evaluation of adult and pediatric patients
  • Shunt programming
  • Shunt tapping
2017 Tentative Neurosurgical Boot Camp Agenda

Lecture Slides

2017 Neurosurgical Boot Camp Lectures

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