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Intraoperative Monitoring I - CLNP5006

Year - 2018

Unexpected postoperative motor deficit is arguably one of the most devastating potential complications of surgery. This unit will examine the methods used for monitoring the function and safety of cranial and peripheral motor nerves, the techniques used for risk reduction during spinal instrumentation and the use of motor evoked potential monitoring in both spinal and non-spinal surgery.

Classes
Online learning, webinars and/or discussion forums, compulsory 1 day face-to-face workshop (compulsory)

Assessment
Online quizzes (20%); short answer questions (30%); participation in online discussion forums and/ or webinars (10%); online exam (40%)

Additional information
Critical Care students must request special permission to enrol in this unit of study.

Co-requisites

CLNP5001

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Clinical Neurophysiology
Study Mode: Distance education/intensive on campus
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Adam Rehak
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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