2014 - Brain Injuries

2014 - Brain Injuries Content Origination Date: Sep 17, 2014 ‐ Content Expiration Date: Sep 24, 2017 Total CE Credits: 57.25 - Physician 57.25 - RN / NP (All RNs/Nurses except CA RNs) 57.25 - CA RN/CA BRN 57.25 - Physical Therapist Caring for the complex brain injury patient is certainly both rewarding and challenging. While treatment strategies evolve, technology advances, and research progresses, it remains the goal of the patient care team to ensure and facilitate the b...
Contemporary Forums

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Think Big: My Approach for Overcoming Obstacles

Learning Objectives: Describe a framework for Thinking Big to overcome obstacles. List 8 key principles in making personal and professional goals possible. Describe personal examples of how to Think Big in achieving personal and professional goals.
Contemporary Forums

2018 General & Special Education Conference-Seattle, WA Brain-Based Science, Learning & Achievement PreK-12th Grade

This conference provides numerous opportunities for professionals to acquire new information and ideas to work collaboratively to meet the needs of all students. Participants will have the opportunity to hear nationally and internationally recognized speakers on a variety of general education and special education topics. Twenty-seven, full-day courses are offered, allowing you to best meet your professional needs.
Rehab Seminars

2017 Spring Meeting

Program Overview This program is designed to offer a broad-based update on traditional techniques as well as new ideas in the field of orthopedic surgery. Target Audience This program is directed towards practicing orthopedic surgeons, orthopedic residents and fellows, and other health professionals practicing in the field of orthopedics. Program Objectives Upon completion of this educational activity, participants shall be able to: • Implement contemporary surgical treatment opti...
New England Orthopedic Society

Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound with Optional Interventional Cadaver Lab

The hands-on Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound training course is taught by leading experts in the MSK field. This ultrasound program provides didactic lectures and extensive hands-on scanning with live models for upper and lower extremity MSK applications. The msk ultrasound hands-on course/program also offers an interventional workshop using human cadaveric specimens.
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

23rd Annual Primary Care Orthopaedics A Review of Basic and Current Concepts

Primary care, urgent care, emergency room physicians as well as other healthcare providers, are often on the front line in the initial care and management of orthopaedic problems. This course is intended to enhance the attendees’ knowledge base regarding common orthopaedic problems and increase their confidence in managing these issues. This 23rd annual course will provide a complete review of basic principles of orthopaedic care. Particular attention will be paid to the diagnosis and initia...
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

26th Annual Conference Advances in Urogynecology & Minimally Invasive Pelvic Surgery

This course is intended to provide the clinician with a functional understanding of the latest methods for evaluating and treating women with pelvic floor dysfunction in the office and with minimally invasive surgical techniques. The didactic sessions will provide the physician with the basic knowledge of how to evaluate and treat women with lower urinary tract abnormalities, pelvic prolapse, anal dysfunction, pelvic pain and urinary incontinence. Basic and advanced techniques for the evaluati...
Urogynecology Courses

Family Medicine Review Course

This intensive four-day program for family physicians, nurses, and other primary care professionals will focus on current issues in the practice of Family Medicine, with special attention to new contributions. Emphasis is on practical, clinically applicable diagnostic and management issues in primary care. The course faculty is drawn from multiple specialties, including Family Medicine. The teaching program includes lectures, workshops and extensive course materials.
The University Of Vermont

Women's Health and Cancer Conference

By offering an array of knowledge delivered by experts from the UVM Cancer Center and our partners, we hope to provide you with that knowledge. You don’t need to have experienced cancer to feel welcome at this event. You may be interested in prevention or making sure that you know your screening options. You may want to attend in support of a loved one or, if you are a caregiver, you may be seeking support for yourself. Regardless of your age, gender, or cancer experience, there are topics h...
The University Of Vermont

Primary Care Sports Medicine Conference

This course is designed to update knowledge and skills in the diagnosis and management of common sports medicine problems. Primary care physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other healthcare professionals with an interest in sports medicine are encouraged to attend. Topics will include discussions of both medical and orthopedic issues, and several hands-on workshops will be conducted featuring joint-specific examinations. There will be ample opportunity for partic...
The University Of Vermont

Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Chronic Pain: Evolving Best-Practice Strategies to Maximize Efficacy and Safety

Educational Objectives Upon completion of this activity, participants will be better prepared to: - Identify patients with chronic pain who are candidates for intrathecal drug delivery - Discuss the clinical profiles, prescribing considerations, and latest clinical trial data for analgesics that have been approved by the FDA for intrathecal drug delivery - Individualize intrathecal treatment regimens for patients with chronic pain based on medical histories, preimplantation tria...
Integritas Communications

Advanced & Interventional MSK Ultrasound

Objectives Increase the participant's knowledge to better perform and / or interpret MSK ultrasound exams. List the use of MSK sonography for diagnosis and ultrasound - guided interventions for rheumatology, sports medicine, and physical medicine & rehabilitation applications Demonstrate techniques and protocols for performing shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand, ankle/foot, adult hip, and spine. Identify sonographic appearance of commonly seen pathology of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, ankle,...
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Objectives Increase the participant's knowledge to better perform and/or interpret MSK ultrasound examinations. List the indications, benefits, and limitations of MSK ultrasound for sports medicine injuries, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and rheumatology applications. Demonstrate proper transducer manipulation and system optimization to produce diagnostic images. Demonstrate scanning protocols for performing shoulder, elbow, wrist/hand, knee, ankle/foot, & hip ultrasound examinations...
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.

Parkinson's Disease: Update from Vancouver

In this newsletter the latest data in Parkinson's disease as reported at the 2016 American Academy of Neurology annual meeting will be discussed by Michael H. Poufar, MD. Newsletter highlights include: • Diagnosis and early indicators in Parkinson's disease • Connecting the microbiome to Parkinson's disease • Advances in levodopa treatment • Non-pharmacological management • Beyond levodopa
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

Neurorehabilitation 2017

The Comprehensive Neurorehabilitation Update for Clinicians Who Provide Care for Patients with CNS Trauma and Neurological Diseases Clinicians who provide care for patients with CNS trauma and neurological diseases can rely on this new update for proven, state-of-the-art practices and take-home tools to heighten your success in effectively and efficiently helping your patients gain the skills that will improve their health and quality of life. Enhanced and Accelerated Recovery This prog...
Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Education

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies for the Management of Acquired Hemophilia A

FREE CME/CNE Activity. The rarity of acquired hemophilia A (AHA) has resulted in a lack of awareness among clinicians, and this potentially life-threatening bleeding diathesis may go unrecognized. Although the two-fold objectives of treating AHA are clear—to control bleeding and remove the inhibitor—management is complex and often challenging. Diagnosis may be delayed, and AHA may be mistaken for congenital or other acquired bleeding disorders. The etiology of AHA is frequently unexplained...
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Hemophilia Perspectives: An Update on Risk Stratification, Eradication, and Management of Hemophilia Patients with Inhibitors

Inhibitor development represents the most severe adverse event of replacement therapy in hemophilia A patients in high-income countries. The management of hemophilia patients with inhibitors remains a challenge in spite of great strides in the understanding of risk factors involved in inhibitor development. Conflicting data need to be addressed by further studies, in particular with respect to factors potentially modifiable by clinical choices, including regimens of treatment and the highly de...
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine

Clinical Research II: Implementing Protocols and Procedures

These two courses consist of ten sessions. Experts in the field will guide you to a better understanding of regulatory requirements, ethical issues, Good Clinical Practices, and the many complex responsibilities of these challenging and rewarding positions. These courses are meant as an introduction to provide you with a thorough understanding of the basics. Through actual practice and involvement, you will gain greater knowledge and ability. The research process itself will be dissected,...
Boston College

Project Management in Clinical Research

It has become increasingly more important to use solid project management principles throughout the clinical research process. This course will benefit professionals interested in pursuing a clinical research career by providing a clear understanding of project management principles and processes. Learn industry trends and best practices through real-world examples involving team projects and case studies presented by experts in the industry. Through discussion, presentation, and interaction...
Boston College

Update in Pediatric Health

Join the NCLEX Review course for the one-day pediatric content review. Class is didactic with question-and-answer format, and reviews content designated as core competencies in Pediatrics.
Boston College

Update in Maternal Health

Join the NCLEX Review course for the one-day maternity content review. Class is didactic with question-and-answer format and reviews content designated as core competencies in Maternity.
Boston College

Adult Health: Medical Surgical Review

Join the NCLEX Review course for the two day adult health content review. Class is didactic with a question-and-answer format, and reviews content designated as core competencies in Adult Health. Part of the NCLEX review course.
Boston College

Tahiti & The Society Islands on Paul Gauguin; Treatment Considerations on Isolated Communities

Paul Gauguin Cruises offers small luxury cruises to the idyllic destinations in Tahiti, French Polynesia, and the South Pacific. Designed specifically to sail French Polynesia’s lagoons, PG Tahiti 2016the renowned m/s Paul Gauguin is the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury ship in the South Pacific. No other luxury vessel in history has offered this level of single-destination focus and expertise on a year-round basis for such an extended period of time. Paul Gauguin Cruis...
Professional Education Society

India's Golden Triangle & The Sacred Ganges

Exotic India in five-star luxury onshore and onboard Explore one of the world’s oldest civilizations on an epic journey that begins in luxurious Oberoi Hotels & Resorts in New Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur followed by a Ganges River cruise to discover another world off the beaten path. CRUISE/TOUR PACKAGE HIGHLIGHTS: Travel: 5 Nights of royal treatment in the opulent five-star Oberoi Hotels & Resorts including daily breakfast and all service charges, taxes and porterage. 7-Night Ganges River ...
Professional Education Society

Healthcare Improvement - Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSA) (CME)

For questions or concerns regarding the content of this course, please contact ES4P at djoyce@es4p.com. The Department of Health and Human Services published a study on Medicare patients in 2010 that showed a concerning level of adverse events, some of which led to the death of patients, that arose from mistakes in their medical care. It is no surprise that health care reform policy has focused on improving the quality and safety. Whether it be PQRS, Meaningful Use, the Accountable Care Org...
ES4P

Clinical Research and Compliance - The Role of the Team

This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities as well as the challenges in wound healing trials will be presented by experts with extensive experience in the field. ...
WebCME

Clinical Research and Compliance - Basic Statistics for Clinical Research

This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities as well as the challenges in wound healing trials will be presented by experts with extensive experience in the field. ...
WebCME

Clinical Research and Compliance - Debridement

This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities as well as the challenges in wound healing trials will be presented by experts with extensive experience in the field. ...
WebCME

Clinical Research and Compliance - Contracts and Finances and the Contract Research Organization

Program Summary: This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities as well as the challenges in wound healing trials will be presented by experts with extensive experie...
AltusCampus

Clinical Research and Compliance - All My Trials and Tribulations

Program Summary: Play Current Time 0:01 / Duration Time 1:51 Loaded: 0%Progress: 0%0:01 Fullscreen 00:00 Mute This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities ...
WebCME

Clinical Research and Compliance - S.T.R.O.N.G.

Program Summary: This course offers an introduction to wound care research and overview of the principles of conducting and participating in research based activities. Lectures will provide basic training in Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and research methods, basic statistics, trial design, guidelines and compliance for conducting research in chronic wounds. The research related opportunities as well as the challenges in wound healing trials will be presented by experts with extensive experie...
WebCME

Pennsylvania: Child Abuse, Recognition, and Reporting for Mandated Reporters

This course is approved by Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and the Pennsylvania Department of State. It fulfills the 3-unit requirement for training in child abuse recognition and reporting for mandated reporters. PA CE Provider #CACE000044. Program #CAPR000042. This online course is for healthcare providers and other professionals in Pennsylvania who are mandated to report suspected child abuse. It begins with historical information about child abuse recognition in the United S...
ATrain Education Inc.

Tahiti & The Society Islands on Paul Gauguin Treatment Considerations in Isolated Communities

Treatment Considerations in Isolated Communities on m/s Paul Gauguin CME/CE credits and possible tax deductible benefits for Physicians, Dentists, Nurses Certificates of Attendance will be provided for all other healthcare related professionals Seminar Overview Healthcare professionals in North America are currently faced with the challenge of both treating and preventing the ever-increasing incidence of chronic diseases such as Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease. The same ho...
Professional Education Society

India's Golden Triangle & The Sacred Ganges Medical/Dental Health and Well-Being Updates

Medical/Dental Health and Well-Being Updates Planned for 16 Continuing Education Credit Hours CME/CE credits and possible tax deductible benefits for Physicians, Dentists, Nurses Certificates of Attendance will be provided for all other healthcare related professionals Seminar Overview/Statement of Purpose The treatment and prevention of chronic diseases in the US are challenges that healthcare practitioners face every day, especially now, when these types of diseases are increasing w...
Professional Education Society

Western Europe Cruise On Crystal Symphony Exploring the European Healthcare Model.

EXPLORING THE EUROPEAN HEALTHCARE MODEL CME/CE Lecture Seminar for Medical, Dental, Nursing and Allied Healthcare Professionals 15 Continuing Education Credit Hours CE credits and possible tax deductible benefits for Physicians, Dentists, Nurses Certificates of Attendance will be provided for all other healthcare related professionals Seminar Overview Healthcare practitioners are currently faced with the challenges of both treating and preventing the ever- increasing incidence of chro...
Professional Education Society

Zika Virus (ZIKV)

Zika fever is a mosquito-borne illness that in humans can cause fever, malaise, and cutaneous rash. Zika virus (ZIKV) was first isolated in Uganda in 1947 and has since spread from the continent of Africa to many other areas of the world, including Oceania, and South and Central America. This course describes how the Zika virus is transmitted via the Aedes aegypti mosquito as well as clinical signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. When you finish this course you will be a...
ATrain Education Inc.

Teaching Patients about Diabetes

Healthcare professionals who are not diabetes educators are still often called upon to teach diabetes patients techniques of self-care. This involves an understanding about how adults learn and how to create an environment that supports their learning. It is essential to the daily life and future of people with diabetes that they understand and practice self-care so they can manage a disease that can be devastating if it is left unchecked. When you finish this course, you will be able to: ...
ATrain Education Inc.

Designer Drugs: Bath Salts, Synthetic Cannabinoids, and Synthetic Hallucinogens

Designer drugs are synthetic compounds whose molecular structures have been modified based on chemically similar illicit drugs. The newly created substances can often be purchased legally because their modified chemical structures are not covered under existing drug laws. Since, in many cases, designer drugs are not yet illegal, they are inaccurately referred to as “legal highs” or “herbal highs.” This course gives an overview of the types of designer drugs and describes the challenges...
ATrain Education Inc.

Lifestyle Medicine: Tools for Promoting Healthy Change

State-of-the-Art Approaches to Help Patients Initiate and Sustain Health-Promoting Behaviors This immersive two-day course offers state-of-the-art strategies to guide patients to healthier lives. Education includes evidence-based tools and techniques for effecting healthy changes in diet, physical activity, sleep, weight loss, and stress management. This course also provides updates on payment structures that reward clinicians based upon patients’ health behaviors and health outcomes. Pa...
Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Education

West Virginia: Mental Health Care of Veterans and Their Families

This course fulfills the West Virginia requirement for training on mental health conditions common to veterans and family members of veterans and includes information about inquiring whether your patients are veterans or family members of veterans, screening for conditions such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), risk of suicide, depression and grief, and prevention of suicide. When you finish this course you will be able to: *Describe the veterans’ healthcare challenges that...
ATrain Education Inc.

Practical Reviews in Orthopedic Surgery

Practical Reviews Orthopedic Surgery  keeps you informed of the most important research and clinical findings published in Orthopaedic Surgery each month.  Receive up to 22 orthopaedic surgery articles summarized and reviewed per issue, including 10-12 in convenient audio format; downloadable PDF of written reviews with Take-Home Pearls that reinforce the audio material and give you a valuable reference for instant recall by subject; and self-assessment online quizzes to highlight key point...
Practical Reviews

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - A Comprehensive Review: The Oakstone Institute Specialty Review

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - A Comprehensive Review covers the entire field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R).  Topics include: Cervical Spine Care, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Stress Fractures, Exercise, Osteoarthritis Update, Peripheral Neuropathies, Radiculopathy, Nerve Conduction, Cerebral Palsy, Amputee Care, Neurogenic Bladder, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury, Aphasia and many more. After completing Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, you will be ab...
CMEInfo

Pain: Healthcare's Persistent Challenge

Outlines efforts to improve pain management policies, procedures, and healthcare professional education in the United States. Covers both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment of pain and discusses the reasons for the startling increase in use, misuse, and abuse of prescription opioids. Describes pain management in special populations and offers effective tools for assessing and documenting pain. Describes common rehabilitation therapy treatments for pain, including manual therapy, the...
ATrain Education Inc.

West Virginia: Drug Diversion Training, 1 unit

This course meets the 1-unit requirement for coursework in drug diversion mandated by West Virginia Senate Bill 437. It is for any licensee who participates in prescribing, dispensing, or administering controlled substances. Evidence-based information about the problem of drug diversion and the safeguards to prevent diversion, misuse, abuse, addiction, and overdose deaths. When you finish this course you will be able to: *Describe the five Schedules of medications under the Controlled...
ATrain Education Inc.

THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME: The Scalene Triangle

Nonspecific pain syndromes of the upper limb present a challenge to the clinician entrusted with the care of these difficult cases. Success depends on a comprehensive understanding of the anatomy of this region. Further, the clinician must be able to apply anatomic knowledge to clinical presentation to derive effective treatment. In part one of this course the anatomy of the scalene triangle and its relationship to the first rib is explored. Assessment techniques specific to this region are re...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

THERAPEUTIC TAPING OF THE LOWER EXTREMITY

Therapeutic taping has been used for over 100 years to improve function, reduce pain and prevent injury and has gained new attention with the advent of various types of elastic taping. With so many manufacturers of elastic taping and courses being offered it can be confusing which techniques to study, how to utilize these techniques and their efficacy. This session will cover theory and practical application of proprioceptive elastic taping for the lower extremity based on current evidence, u...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

THERAPEUTIC TAPING FOR THE UPPER QUADRANT

Therapeutic taping has been used for over 100 years to improve function, reduce pain and prevent injury and has gained new attention with the advent of various types of elastic taping. With so many manufacturers of elastic taping and courses being offered it can be confusing which techniques to study, how to utilize these techniques and their efficacy. This session will cover theory and practical application of proprioceptive elastic taping for the upper quadrant (cervicothoracic spine and gl...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE FOR CERVICOTHORACIC PAIN

Neck pain is common and can be debilitating for many individuals. While there are a multitude of manual therapy techniques patients often lack muscular strength, endurance and motor control that may lead to decreased stability and inhibited motor control of the cervicothoracic spine. Specific therapeutic exercise tailored to improving strength, endurance and motor control may assist in decreasing pain and improving function. This course will review the muscular anatomy and basic neuromuscul...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

THE THORACIC OUTLET: Shoulder Assessments and the Coraco-Pectoral Loop

Nonspecific pain syndromes of the upper limb present a challenge to the clinician entrusted with the care of these difficult cases. Success depends on a comprehensive understanding of the anatomy of this region. Further, the clinician must be able to apply anatomic knowledge to clinical presentation to derive effective treatment. In part two of this course the anatomy of scapular control and it’s relationship to the coraco-pectoral loop is explored. Assessment techniques specific to this reg...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

THE PATELLOFEMORAL JOINT: Functional Assessment and Treatment

Successful treatment and management of patellofemoral joint dysfunction requires the clinician to have a comprehensive understanding of the anatomy, biomechanics, and mechanism of injury of the knee. With this understanding and the ability to recognize common presentation findings of the patellofemoral joint, the clinician will be able to accurately determine the patient’s prognosis and formulate an effective treatment plan using evidence-based principles. Emerging evidence suggests that the...
THERAPY NETWORK SEMINARS

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