The standard of care for patients with neurological pathologies depends on the professionals who attend them having up-to-date knowledge. Get up to date on nursing procedures for Common Pathologies in Intensive Care”

Patients who are in critical condition due to a neurological pathology require specific care from nursing professional because they are susceptible to complications and their brain injuries could even deteriorate, leading to brain death.

Nursing professionals responsible for their care require specialist expertise on the management and monitoring of people with neurological pathology and other common pathologies in the intensive care unit, such as fulminant hepatic failure, in order to anticipate possible complications and thus improve their quality of life.

This Postgraduate Certificate provides up-to-date knowledge on the care of critical patients, so that nursing professionals can perform their duties with the utmost rigor and professionalism in the Intensive Care Unit.

With this Postgraduate Certificate, you will be able to update your knowledge of critical patient care, improve their prognosis and reduce sequelae and complications"

This Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care Update on Neurological and Common Pathologies in the ICU contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market. The most important features include::

  • Clinical cases presented by experts
  • Graphic, schematic, and practical contents which provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for professional practice
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic innovations for critical patient care
  • Nursing procedures for patients with neurological and other common pathologies in the Intensive Care Unit
  • An algorithm-based interactive learning system for decision-making in the clinical situations presented throughout the course
  • Theoretical lectures, questions to the expert, discussion forums on controversial issues and individual reflection assignments
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection

This Postgraduate Certificate is the best investment you can make in the selection of a refresher program for two reasons: in addition to updating your knowledge in Critical Care Update on Neurological and Common Pathologies in the ICU Pathologies, you will obtain a Postgraduate Certificate from TECH Technological University"

It includes in its teaching staff reference nursing professionals, who pour into this refresher program the experience of their work, in addition to other professionals specializing in the intensive care unit.

Multimedia content developed with the latest educational technology, will provide professionals with situated and contextual learning, that is to say, a simulated environment that will provide immersive learning designed to prepare them for real situations.

The design of the program is based on Problem-Based Learning, by means of which nursing professionals must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise throughout the course. All this is supported by an innovative interactive video system developed by renowned experts in Intensive Care nursing with extensive teaching experience.

This Postgraduate Certificate uses simulated environments, which provide immersive learning designed to prepare professional for real situations"

It includes clinical cases to bring the program's syllabus as close as possible to the reality of nursing"


The syllabus has been designed by a team of professionals who are aware of the importance of professional development in order to provide expertise leading to excellent patient care in the intensive care unit and committed to teaching through new educational technologies.

This Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care Update on Neurological and Common Pathologies in the ICUcontains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market"

Module 1. Care for Patients with Neurological Disorders 

1.1. Anatomophysiological Review of the Nervous System 
1.2. Cerebrovascular Disease: Code Stroke 
1.3. Intracranial Hypertension 
1.4. Delirium 
1.5. Guillain-Barré Syndrome 
1.6. Seizures and Convulsions 
1.7. Meningitis and Lumbar Puncture Practice 
1.8. Comatose Patient 
1.9. Pain and Sedoanalgesia 
1.10. Neurological Assessment in ICU: Most Frequently Used Diagnostic Tests 

Module 2. Digestive and Renal Pathology in the ICU and Other Pathologies

2.1. Gastrointestinal bleeding. 
2.2. Intestinal Obstruction 
2.3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease 
2.4. Mesenteric Ischemia 
2.5. Acute Abdomen 
2.6. Fulminant Hepatic Failure 
2.7. Albumin-Based Liver Replacement System 
2.8. Acute Pancreatitis 
2.9. Intestinal Ostomy Patient: Colostomy 
2.10. Intestinal Ostomy Patient: Ileostomy 
2.11. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation 
2.12. Multiorgan Failure 
2.13. Endocrinometabolic Alterations 
2.14. Acute Renal Failure in the ICU 
2.15. Urostomy Patient 
2.16. Critical Care in Poisoning 
2.17. Critical Care in Digestive Pathologies 
2.18. Nosocomial Infections in the ICU 
2.19. Sepsis and Septic Shock 
2.20. Nursing Care in the Septic Patient 

A unique, key, and decisive educational experience to boost your professional development”