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Introducing Currents: Reflecting on COVID-19, Anticipating the Future

By Currents Editor posted 09-10-2020 18:00

The Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) is proud to launch the September 2020 issue of Currents, featuring a compilation of content published on Currents throughout this extraordinary year. 

This special annual issue reflects on how neurocritical care professionals have addressed COVID-19, while sharing how our Society and the field will embrace the future. This content provides a mere snapshot of the work our community has done during the pandemic, and we are immensely proud to showcase it in this issue. 

Currents highlights innovative ideas and perspectives from multidisciplinary neurocritical care clinicians, and we welcome you to share your insight with us. Please email Editor-in-Chief, Saef Izzy, MD, for information on how to submit content.

By Wade Smith, MD, PhD, FNCS Education and Certification Dear NCS Members, Can you believe that it has already been a year in terms of the pandemic? Over the past year, each of us has had to change our lifestyles and adapt to our circumstances and environment. Whether that has meant staying home, ...
By Peter J Papadakos, MD, FCCM, FCCP, FAARC, FNIV During the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, critical care practitioners throughout the United States and the world were instructed by health agencies, government leaders and hospital administration to ban family members from visiting critically ill patients.  ...
Journal of the American Medical Association (01/19/21) 325(3): 244  DOI: 10.1001/jama.2020.23522 Suzuki, Kentaro; Matsumaru, Yuji; Takeuchi, Masataka; et al. For patients with acute large vessel occlusion stroke, new research shows that ...