Neurocritical Care Society

Emergency Neurological Life Support

What to do in the first critical hour of a neurological emergency


Acute Non-Traumatic Weakness
Acute Stroke
Airway and Ventilation and Sedation
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Ischemic Stroke
Resuscitation following Cardiac Arrest
Spinal Cord Compression
Status Epilepticus
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Spine Injury


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Elevated ICP and Herniation
Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS)
Hunt Hess Classification of SAH
World Federation Neurological Scale
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