Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...19.25.
CME Credits Awarded by....Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Cost..........$695 to 1295 according to the formats you choose.
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Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Formats...Video DVD, Video MP4 DVD, Online Streaming Video, CME
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Target Audiences...ANESTHESIOLOGY, CRITICAL CARE, SURGERY, HOSPITAL
MEDICINE, INTERNAL MEDICINE, NURSE PRACTITIONER, PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT.
Educational material last updated...May 4, 2015.
Expiration of CME credit...May 4, 2018.
CME will help you to limit patient risk by proper preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management, and postoperative care.
Topics include: Perioperative Stress Response, Perioperative Management of the Hypertensive Patient, Perioperative Management of Patients with Cardiomyopathy, Allergy and Anaphylaxis, Perioperative Management of Diabetes and Hyperglycemia, Perioperative Glucose Management in the Brittle Diabetic, Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Testing, Preoperative Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Heart Failure and many more.
After viewing Perioperative Management
, you will be better able to:
• Describe current guidelines for preoperative cardiac and pulmonary risk assessment and list ways to predict and prevent cardiac and pulmonary complications using preoperative testing, and intraoperative and postoperative interventions
• Describe the perioperative risks associated with diabetes, obesity, renal insufficiency, and cognitive decline and list medical and/or surgical management strategies to minimize complications in patients with these conditions
• Describe bleeding and thrombotic risks in surgical patients and list several strategies to reduce complications through evidence-based use of blood conservation methods, transfusion, anti-fibrinolytic agents and management of anti-thrombotic drug therapies