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Module 17.4: Drowning in Adults and Children: Emergency Department Resuscitation and Treatment (Trauma CME)
Aug 2017
This issue discusses the initial resuscitation and treatment of drowning patients in the emergency department. Primary focus is placed on the key components of pathophysiology that require immediate attention.
Nonaccidental Injury in Pediatric Patients: Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment (Trauma CME)
Jul 2017
This issue provides guidance regarding factors that contribute to abuse in children, key findings on history and physical examination that should trigger an evaluation for physical abuse, and laboratory and radiologic tests to perform when child abuse is suspected. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits and 4 Abuse CME credits. CME expires on 07/01/2020.
Module 17.3: The Initial Approach To Patients With Moderate To Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (Trauma CME) (Neuro CME)
Jul 2017
In this review, we address current concepts in TBI and present the best evidence for providing efficient and optimal care to patients who are classified in the moderate to severe TBI categories.
Dental Emergencies: Management Strategies That Improve Outcomes (Trauma CME and Pharmacology CME)
Jun 2017
This issue provides a systematic review of the literature on common acute traumatic and atraumatic dental emergencies with a focus on the historical and physical examination findings that must be understood to identify life-threatening infections, relieve pain, salvage natural teeth, and communicate with specialists in the further management of patients after emergency treatment. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits and 0.5 Pharmacology credit. CME expires on 06/01/2020.
Maxillofacial Trauma: Managing Potentially Dangerous And Disfiguring Complex Injuries (Trauma CME)
Apr 2017
A detailed reference on how to identify and treat injuries to the face by physical examination and imaging, including assessing complications of maxillofacial trauma. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits. CME expires on 04/01/2020.
Pediatric Emergency Trauma Care: Current Topics And Controversies, Volume I (Trauma CME)
Feb 2017
This pediatric trauma CME resource, delivered in print and online digital formats, includes 18 trauma-specific AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits
Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Children: An Evidence-Based Review of Emergency Department Management (Trauma CME and Pharmacology CME)
Oct 2016
This issue discusses methods to maintain adequate oxygenation, maximize management of intracranial hypertension, and optimize blood pressure in the emergency department to improve neurologic outcomes following pediatric severe traumatic brain injury. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME and 1 Pharmacology CME credits. CME expires on 10/1/2019
Emergency Trauma Care: Current Topics And Controversies, Volume II (Trauma CME)
Oct 2016
This trauma CME resource, delivered in print and online digital formats, presents current guidelines and best practices for treatment of trauma patients.
Emergency Trauma Care Primer
Oct 2016
This trauma CME resource, delivered in print and online digital formats, presents current guidelines and best practices for treatment of trauma patients. It includes 9 trauma-specific AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™, and 9 ANCC Contact Hours; (CME expires 10/1/19).
Cervical Artery Dissection: Early Recognition and Stroke Prevention (Stroke CME, Trauma CME and Pharmacology CME)
Jul 2016
Reviews advanced screening criteria and imaging for patients with cervical artery dissections, and antithrombotic treatment strategies to reduce ischemic stroke. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Stroke CME, 4 Trauma CME, and 1 Pharmacology CME credits. CME expires on 7/1/2019
Emergency Department Evaluation And Management Of Blunt Chest And Lung Trauma (Trauma CME)
Jun 2016
Focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with blunt injuries to the chest, ribs and lung. Decision rules for chest x-ray, CT and bedside lung ultrasonography; treatment controversies including the limitations of needle thoracostomy using standard needle, chest tube placement, and chest tube size. Also airway and ventilation management. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits. CME expires on 06/01/2019.
The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice Audio Series Vol. III (Trauma CME)
Jun 2016
This audio download is a 68-minute easy-listening review and summary of popular topics covered in the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice journal. (It includes 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits
The 2017 Lifelong Learning And Self-Assessment Study Guide
Jun 2016
This study guide, delivered in print and online digital formats, is designed to prepare emergency medicine physicians to pass the ABEM exams, as required to maintain board certification. It includes our "pass-or-it's-free" guarantee, as well as 35 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™ (Specialty CME credits also included: 3 hours trauma credit, and 6 hours ethics credit) (CME expires 12/1/20).
Mammalian Bites in the Emergency Department: Recommendations for Wound Closure, Antibiotics, and Postexposure Prophylaxis (Trauma CME and Pharmacology CME)
Apr 2016
In-depth look at the treatment of human and animal bites, including the timing of wound closure, the use of prophylactic antibiotics, and the latest recommendations for rabies postexposure prophylaxis (PEP). Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME and 0.5 Pharmacology CME credits. CME expires on 4/1/2019
Cervical Spinal Injury In Pediatric Blunt Trauma Patients: Management In The Emergency Department (Trauma CME)
Mar 2016
This issue reviews current approaches to prehospital immobilization, identification of low-risk patients who may be clinically cleared from immobilization, a rational approach to the use of radiologic imaging, and the existing evidence for medical management of spinal cord injuries.
The Focused Assessment With Sonography For Trauma (FAST) Examination And Pelvic Trauma: Indications And Limitations (Trauma CME)
Mar 2016
The use and limitations of the FAST examination in patients with blunt pelvic trauma, including the when to perform the exam during the trauma survey and how FAST can be used for abdominal trauma with pelvic injuries. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits. CME expires on 03/01/2019.
Ocular Injuries: New Strategies In Emergency Department Management (Trauma CME)
Nov 2015
Evidence-based recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of ocular trauma: ocular burn, corneal abrasion, retrobulbar hemorrhage, open glob injury, traumatic hyphema, retinal detachment, vitreous hemorrhage, lens dislocation. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits and 0.5 Pharmacology CME credits. CME expires on 11/01/2018.
Optimizing Emergency Management To Reduce Morbidity And Mortality In Pediatric Burn Patients (Trauma CME)
May 2015
Reviews classification of burns and percentage of total body surface area (TSBA) affected, pain management and fluid resuscitation using the Parkland or Galveston formula in pediatric patients, and local treatment of burns. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits and 1 Pain Management CME credit. CME expires on 05/01/2018.
Drowning In The Adult Population: Emergency Department Resuscitation And Treatment (Trauma CME)
May 2015
Resuscitating and treating adult drowning patients in the emergency department, including pathophysiology of drowning and concerns such as hypothermia, mechanical ventilation, and trauma. Includes 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 4 Trauma CME credits. CME expires on 05/01/2018.
Evidence-Based Management Of Acute Hand Injuries In The Emergency Department (Trauma CME)
Dec 2014
This review discusses the clinical evaluation and management of high-morbidity hand injuries in the context of the current evidence.
Pediatric Blunt Abdominal Trauma In The Emergency Department: Evidence-Based Management Techniques (Trauma CME)
Oct 2014
This issue discusses common mechanisms and injuries seen in children with blunt abdominal trauma and takes a closer look at current evaluation and management techniques. The mainstays of diagnostic evaluation include laboratory, sonography, and computed tomography studies.
Pediatric Envenomations: Don't Get Bitten By An Unclear Plan Of Care (Trauma CME)
Aug 2014
This review presents the basic epidemiology of bites and stings of spiders, bees and wasps, fire ants, scorpions, and snakes, but it primarily focuses on the underlying pathophysiology and clinical presentation of the envenomated patient. While the pathophysiology and much of the presentation and treatment are the same for both children and adults, there are occasionally subtle differences, which will be highlighted. The management and disposition of pediatric patients for each type of bite or sting will also be discussed.
Pediatric Submersion Injuries: Emergency Care And Resuscitation (Trauma CME)
Jun 2014
In this review, passive external, active external, and active internal rewarming techniques for treatment of hypothermic patients are discussed.
Emergency Management Of Blunt Chest Trauma In Children: An Evidence-Based Approach (Trauma CME)
Nov 2013
This review examines the effects of blunt trauma to the pediatric chest, as well as its relevant etiologies and associated mortality. Diagnostic and treatment options for commonly encountered injuries such as pulmonary contusions, rib fractures, and pneumothoraces are examined. Additionally, this review discusses rarely encountered-yet highly lethal-chest wall injuries such as blunt cardiac injuries, commotio cordis, nonaccidental trauma, and aortic injuries.
Pediatric Nerve Blocks: An Evidence-Based Approach (Trauma CME)
Oct 2013
This issue of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice discusses the indications, contraindications, techniques, and cutting-edge technology available for peripheral nerve blocks through an examination of the current literature.
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