The Brigham Board Review and Comprehensive Update in Critical Care Medicine 2023


Learn at Your Own Pace from Critical Care Experts

Earn CME credits and ABIM MOC points while exploring comprehensive updates on basic principles, changing guidelines, and therapeutic strategies with The Brigham Board Review and Comprehensive Update in Critical Care Medicine.


This online video CME program focuses on improving overall knowledge, preparing for board exams, and increasing clinical competency with continuing medical education topics such as:

  • Goals and management strategies for patients with respiratory failure
  • Interpretation of data from hemodynamic monitoring devices
  • Definitions and management of sepsis and shock
  • Review of mechanical support devices
  • Identification and treatment of acute cardiovascular emergencies
  • Neurologic crises and their treatments
  • Diagnosis and management of critical illness in the pregnant patient
  • Acute kidney failure and renal replacement therapies
  • Infectious diseases common in the critically ill and how to prevent some of them
  • How to best provide nutrition to critically ill patients
  • Diagnostic and management issues specific to surgical patients
  • Current guidelines for the management of agitation and delirium
  • Palliative care in the ICU and post intensive care issues



Update in Sepsis and Septic Shock – Rebecca M. Baron, MD

Hemodynamic Monitoring – Aaron Waxman, MD, PhD

Hemorrhagic Shock – Reza Askari, MD

Evolving Approach to Management of Cardiogenic Shock – Akshay Desai, MD, MPH

Respiratory Failure

ARDS: Pathophysiology and Management – Crystal M. North, MD

Basic and Advanced Concepts in Mechanical Ventilation – Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

Non-invasive Ventilation and High Flow Oxygen Therapy – Rebecca M. Sternschein, MD

Mechanical Ventilation: Liberation and ABCDEF Bundle – Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

Cardiac Issues in the ICU

Acute Coronary Syndromes – David D. Berg, MD, MPH

Arrhythmias in the ICU – Melanie Maytin, MD

Indications and Management of Implantable Electronic Cardiac Devices in ICU Patients – Melanie Maytin, MD

Post-Cardiac Arrest Care – Benjamin M. Scirica, MD, MPH, FACC

Pulmonary Embolism in the ICU – Samuel Goldhaber, MD

GI Issues in the ICU

Acute Pancreatitis – Julia McNabb-Baltar, MD, MPH

Acute GI Bleeding – Linda Lee, MD

Acute Liver Failure in the ICU – Anna Rutherford, MD, MPH

Diagnosis and Management of C. difficile Infection – Jessica R. Allegretti, MD, MPH

Neuro Issues in the ICU

Stroke in Critical Care – Galen V. Henderson, MD

Cerebral Hemorrhage and Intracranial Hypertension – Galen V. Henderson, MD

Status Epilepticus – Galen V. Henderson, MD

The Examination of the Comatose Patient – Galen V. Henderson, MD

Hematologic Issues in the ICU

Transfusion Practices in the ICU – Jean M. Connors, MD

Coagulopathy in Critical Care Settings – Jean M. Connors, MD

Renal Issues in the ICU

Acute Kidney Injury and Renal Replacement Therapy – Gearoid McMahon, MB, BCh

Acid-base Disorders: ABG’s – Gearoid McMahon, MB, BCh

Infectious Disease Issues in the ICU

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia – Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention – Michael Klompas, MD

Infection, FUO, and Antibiotic Use in the ICU – Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

Covid Transmission and the Risk to Healthcare Workers – Michael Klompas, MD

Endocrine Issues in the ICU

Diagnosis and Management of Hyperglycemia in the ICU – Margo S. Hudson MD, MS

Endocrine Crises in the ICU – Margo S. Hudson, MD, MS

General Care Issues in the ICU

Fundamentals of Clinical Nutrition: Essentials for the Critical Care Specialist – Malcolm K. Robinson, MD

Evidence-Based Preventative Therapy in the ICU – Kathleen Haley, MD

Surgical Critical Care Issues in the ICU

Treatment of the Patient with Burns and Inhalational Injuries – Anupama Mehta, MD

Abdominal Catastrophes and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome – Reza Askari, MD

Obstetric Critical Care – Sarah R. Easter, MD

Miscellaneous ICU Issues

Ethical Dilemmas in the ICU – Kathleen Haley, MD

Critical Care Pharmacology – Paul M. Szumita, PharmD, RPh, FCCM, FASHP, BCCCP, BCPS

An Approach to the Poisoned Patient – Peter R. Chai, MD, MMS

Management of Pain, Agitation, and Delirium in the ICU – John W. Devlin, PharmD, BCCCP, MCCM

ICU Issues for the Transplant Patient – Tany Thaniyavarn, MD

Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices in ICU – Raghu Seethala, MD

Ultrasound in the ICU: What Every Intensivist Should Know – Elke Platz, MD, MS

Post Intensive Care Syndrome – Daniela J. Lamas, MD

ICU Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship – Paul M. Szumita, PharmD, RPh, FCCM, FASHP, BCCCP, BCPS

Current Best Practice for Management of Severe COVID 19 Pneumonia – Samuel Y. Ash, MD, MPH

Palliative Care in ICU – Joshua R. Lakin, MD

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