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Under Pressure – Management of Elevated Intracranial Pressure

Leslie A. Hamilton, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FNCS, BCPS, BCCCP

Leslie A. Hamilton, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FNCS, BCPS, BCCCP
Associate Professor
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
College of Pharmacy


Dr. Hamilton has no relevant financial conflicts of interest in relation to this
activity. The reviewers who contributed to this activity have nothing to disclose.

Type of Activity: Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  • Compare and contrast mannitol and hypertonic saline in the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP).
  • Summarize current evidence for the treatment of elevated ICP.
  • Examine evidence for peripheral administration of hyperosmolar therapy.
Target Audience: Pharmacists Fee: $10 (or $70 for all 10 courses). For C4 2022 participants who registered for the live program, please use the access code provided to you by email.
Release Date: September 19, 2022 Expiration Date: September 19, 2024
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour CE: 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs)

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