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Continuing Medical Education Online

Medical/Surgical: Alcoholism and Alcohol Liver Disease A Transplant Hepatologists Perspective Presented by Clark Kulig, MD
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Understand the diagnosis and prognosis for alcohol use, abuse and dependence. Name two physical and two behavioral components of alcohol dependence Name three histological stages of alcohol liver disease

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 7/14/2018
Medical/Surgical: Liver Transplant Evaluation: Medical Considerations Presented by Clark Kulig, MD
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Identify signs and symptoms that should prompt consideration of liver transplantation Describe how the MELD score is used in liver transplantation Discuss the tests commonly used in a liver transplantation evaluation

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 7/14/2018
Medical/Surgical: Bariatric Surgery New Techniques and Guidelines - Presented by John Pilcher, MD Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Explain why conversations with patients about obesity and therapy options save lives. 2.Construct an understanding of treatment options for obese patients with diabetes and how these surgical interventions affect the endocrine and met

Release Date: 1/13/2017   |   End Date: 1/13/2020
Medical:Treatment of Aortic Stenosis in the Modern Era - Presented by Jonathan Sherman, MD and Jason Sperling, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Improve patient management through the introduction of new or updated knowledge, techniques, equipment, or drugs. Identify appropriate procedures and treatments and attempt to modify behaviors, change practice patterns or raise awareness of potential problems identified through M&M and/or continuous quality improvements...

Release Date: 4/01/2016   |   End Date: 4/01/2018
Surgical: Advances in the Treatment of Osteonecrosis - Presented by Cynthia Kelly, MD - Orthopedic
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Identify patients at risk for osteonecrosis. 2.Explain how to diagnose osteonecrosis. 3.Describe the best treatment option for each stage of the disease.

Release Date: 7/01/2015   |   End Date: 7/01/2018
Medical: Evaluation and Treatment of Symptomatic Meningeal Cyst - Presented by Frank Feigenbaum, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Recognize epidemiology/classifications of meningeal cysts. Recognize possible symptoms associate with symptomatic meningeal cysts. Outline steps for detection, evaluation and identification of surgical candidates based on deteriorating patient symptoms. Presented with statistically significant outcomes...

Release Date: 5/06/2015   |   End Date: 5/06/2018

GYN: Richard Farnam, MD Robotic Excision of Endometriosis: NON - CME
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GYN: Richard Farnam, MD Robotic Excision of Endometriosis

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Richard Farnam, MD Robotic Sacrocolpopexy: NON-CME
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Richard Farnam, MD Robotic Sacrocolpopexy: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Lisa Jukes, MD - Vaginal Cuff Closure with Single-Site: NON-CME
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GYN: Lisa Jukes, MD - Vaginal Cuff Closure with Single-Site: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Lisa Jukes, MD Robotic Assisted Gynecologic Surgery Vaginal Cuff Closures: NON-CME
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GYN: Lisa Jukes, MD Robotic Assisted Gynecologic Surgery Vaginal Cuff Closures: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Darin Swainston, MD - Three Docking Options for Single Site Hysterectomy: NON-CME
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GYN: Darin Swainston, MD - Three Docking Options for Single Site Hysterectomy: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Darin Swainston, MD Uterosacral Ligament Vaginal Vault Suspension At The Time of Hysterectomy: NON-CME
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GYN: Darin Swainston, MD Uterosacral Ligament Vaginal Vault Suspension At The Time of Hysterectomy: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Darin Swainston, MD Port Placement for Single Site Made Easy: NON-CME
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GYN: Darin Swainston, MD Port Placement for Single Site Made Easy: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Nathan Bates, MD, FACS Robotic Thoracic Surgery: NON-CME
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Thoracic: Nathan Bates, MD, FACS Robotic Thoracic Surgery: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Hiatal Hernia and Paraesophageal Repairs:NON-CME
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Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Hiatal Hernia and Paraesophageal Repairs:NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair: NON-CME
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Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD - Robotic Suturing Technique: NON-CME
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Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD - Robotic Suturing Technique: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Robotic Ventral and Incisional Hernia Repairs: NON-CME
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Thoracic: Anthony Canfield, MD Robotic Ventral and Incisional Hernia Repairs: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
Thoracic: Hector Flores, MD Right Upper Lobe Lobectomy: NON-CME
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Thoracic: Hector Flores, MD Right Upper Lobe Lobectomy: NON-CME

Release Date: 5/06/2016   |   End Date: 5/06/2018
GYN: Robotic Surgery: Robotic Hysterectomy Bladder Dissection - Presented by Devin Garza, MD: Non-CME
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Robotic Hysterectomy Bladder Dissection

Release Date: 5/02/2016   |   End Date: 5/02/2018
GYN: Robotic Surgery: Tissue Extraction Alternatives to Power Morcellation - Excite Technique - Dr. Devin Garza: Non-CME
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Tissue Extraction Alternatives to Power Morcellation - Excite Technique

Release Date: 5/02/2016   |   End Date: 5/02/2018
GYN: Robotic Surgery: Tissue Extraction Alternatives to Power Morcellation - Presented by Devin Garza, MD: Non-CME
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Tissue Extraction Alternatives to Power Morcellation

Release Date: 5/02/2016   |   End Date: 5/02/2018
Colo-Rectal: Robotic Surgery: Robotic Colorectal Surgery - Presented by Thiru Lakshman, MD: Non-CME
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Robotic Colorectal Surgery

Release Date: 5/02/2016   |   End Date: 5/02/2018

Neurology/Stroke: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Diagnosis and Initial Management Presented by Ira Chang, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1. Describe the clinical features of SAH, including Hunt and Hess grading scale 2. Discuss the testing options for diagnosis of SAH. 3. Review the initial goals of management of SAH.

Release Date: 1/13/2017   |   End Date: 1/13/2020
David Loy, MD, PhD Pulsatile Tinnitus and other Dangerous Conditions of the Head and Neck NON-CME
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David Loy, MD, PhD Pulsatile Tinnitus and other Dangerous Conditions of the Head and Neck NON-CME

Release Date: 1/13/2017   |   End Date: 1/13/2020
David Loy, MD, PhD Hemorrhagic Stroke Art & Aneurysms NON-CME
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David Loy, MD, PhD Hemorrhagic Stroke Art & Aneurysms NON-CME

Release Date: 1/13/2017   |   End Date: 1/13/2020
Neurology/Stroke: Acute Stroke Therapy: Putting the Guidelines into Action Presented by Russell Bartt, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Know the indications and exclusion criteria for alteplase (recombinant tissue plasminogen activator/rtPA). 2.Recognize the importance of the NIH stroke and name at least one other scale used to assess stroke patients. 3.Know recommended

Release Date: 12/01/2016   |   End Date: 12/01/2019

Oncology: Advances in the Treatment of Ostenecrosis - Presented by Cynthia Kelly, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

New Course
LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1Review diagnosis of osteonecrosis. 2Discuss treatment options for osteonecrosis. 3Review classifications and work up for osteonecrosis.

Release Date: 11/01/2017   |   End Date: 11/01/2020
Oncology: 2015 ASH Review - Lymphoma Presented by Nancy L. Bartlett, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Improve patient management through the introduction of new or updated knowledge, techniques, equipment, or drugs. 2.Identify appropriate procedures and treatments and attempt to modify behaviors, change practice patterns or raise awar

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 4/18/2018
Oncology: 2015 ASH Review What is Refractory AML Presented by Eli Estey, MD
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1.Improve patient management through the introduction of new or updated knowledge, techniques, equipment, or drugs. 2.Identify appropriate procedures and treatments and attempt to modify behaviors, change practice patterns or raise awareness of potential problems identified through M&M and/or continuous quality improvem

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 4/18/2018
Oncology: 2015 ASH Review Individualized Care of MPNs Presented by Ruben Mesa, MD, FACP
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Improve patient management through the introduction of new or updated knowledge, techniques, equipment, or drugs. 2.Identify appropriate procedures and treatments and attempt to modify behaviors, change practice patterns or raise awar

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 4/18/2018
Oncology: Neuroendocrine Tumors - Presented by Eric Liu, MD
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Describe the current and novel methods of diagnosing neuroendocrine tumors (NETS). Describe the current and novel methods of treating NETS. Explain current epidemiological and demographic data on NETS.

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 1/01/2018
Oncology: 2015 ASH Review Multiple Myeloma & Amyloidosis Presented by Jeffrey A. Zonder, MD
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2015 ASH Review Multiple Myeloma & Amyloidosis Presented by Jeffrey A. Zonder, MD

Release Date: 1/23/2017   |   End Date: 4/18/2018

Orthopedic/Spine: Orthopedic Evaluation of Musculoskeletal Tumors - Presented by Cynthia Kelly, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

New Course
LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1Discuss physical exam for evaluation of musculoskeletal tumors. 2Review clinical presentation and clinical assessments of musculoskeletal tumors. 3Discuss treatment options for musculoskeletal tumors.

Release Date: 11/01/2017   |   End Date: 11/01/2020
Orthopedic: Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty - Presented by Brian Larkin, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1. Define the incidence of venous thromboembolism in orthopedic surgery. 2. Define the risk factors that are associated with venous thromboembolism. 3.Define the treatment options to assist in prophylaxis with venous thromboembolism.

Release Date: 3/04/2015   |   End Date: 3/04/2018

Pediatric: Neck Masses in Pediatric Patients Presented by Sergio Cervantes, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Review the differential diagnosis for neck masses in children. 2.Discuss the work up for neck masses in children. 3.Review treatment options for neck masses in children.

Release Date: 12/01/2016   |   End Date: 12/01/2019

Women's: Adolescent Pelvic Pain & the Gynecologic Etiologies - Presented by Stephanie Wright, DO
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

New Course
LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Identify gynecologic causes of adolescent pelvic pain. 2.Discuss how to initiate appropriate evaluation for symptoms. 3.Describe how to implement first steps of treatment plan.

Release Date: 11/01/2017   |   End Date: 11/01/2020
Women's: Vaginal Rejuvenation Therapies - Presented by Kimberly Larson Ohlsen, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1. To review the epidemiology of vulvovaginal atrophy 2. To discuss the pathophysiology of vulvovaginal atrophy 3. To provide an update on the most current treatment options for vulvovaginal atrophy

Release Date: 1/13/2017   |   End Date: 1/13/2020
Prevention: Female Urinary Prevention Presented by James Lukban, DO - UROGyn
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Discuss the etiology of female urinary incontinence. 2.Review the evaluation of lower urinary tract dysfunction. 3.Evaluate the treatment of both stress urinary incontinence and overactive bladder. 4.Improve patient management of neonates, infants and children through the introduction of new or updated knowledge, techniques, equ

Release Date: 8/05/2015   |   End Date: 8/05/2018

Non CME Courses: Ebola Response for the Continental Division WebEx (NON-CME)
Enduring

The WebEx PowerPoint and conference call you are about to view has been developed in response to Ebola Preparedness for the hospitals within the Continental Division.

Release Date: 10/20/2014   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Non CME Courses: Pediatric Non-Accidental Trauma (Non-CME): What to Suspect and How to Report - Presented by Teresa Zuber, RN, BSN, SANE-A, Air Life Nurse
Enduring

Pediatric Non-Accidental Trauma: What to Suspect and How to Report

Release Date: 9/24/2013   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Non CME Courses: Weight Loss Surgery Information for Medical Professionals (Non-CME) - Presented by Michael Snyder, MD, Bariatric Surgery
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Weight Loss Surgery Information for Medical Professionals

Release Date: 9/24/2013   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Orthopedic: Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: a Treatment for Massive Rotator Cuff Tears - Presented by Anthony Sanchez, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Discuss etiology and pathology of rotator cuff arthropathy. Discuss the overview and utilization of Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty. Discuss biomechanics and potential complications following a reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.

Release Date: 11/02/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Pediatric: Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Children and Adolescents - Presented by Mindy Banks, MD, Pediatric Nephrology
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Review the presentation and initial evaluation of hypertension in children and adolescents. Review the treatment of pediatric hypertension. Review the use of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in the diagnosis of pediatric hypertension.

Release Date: 9/14/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Pediatric: Funny Shaped Heads and Funny Butts - Presented by Renatta Osterdock, MD, Pediatric Neurosurgery
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Identify types of craniosynostosis. Recognize keys to clinical diagnosis. Describe appropriate workup.

Release Date: 9/13/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Oncology: Screening for Lung Cancer and Peripheral Lung Nodule Management a Pulmonologist's Perspective - Presented by Timothy Kennedy, MD, Pulmonologist
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Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Identify results of National Lung Cancer Screening Trial. Recognize surveillance guidelines based on size of nodule and utilize algorithms to assist with making an early diagnosis. based on size of nodule. Describe recommendations on the management for nodules > 8mm. Identify appropriate use of PET/CT for the st

Release Date: 6/15/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Stroke: Acute Stroke Care Update - Presented by Chris Fanale, MD, Stroke Medical Director, Neurology
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Review updated guidelines for IV t-PA administration in stroke. Review the use of telemedicine in stroke. Discuss potential applications of intra-arterial therapy in acute stroke.

Release Date: 6/15/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Pediatric: Room Air Resuscitation Why, Who and How - Presented by Barbara Quissell, MD, Neonatology
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Discuss the presentation of the different etiologies of respiratory distress. Recognize the important diagnostic studies necessary to differentiate between the different etiologies of respiratory distress. Discuss treatment options available for the newborn infant with respiratory distress.

Release Date: 3/31/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Pediatric: Osteochondritis Dissecans - Presented by John Polousky, MD, Surgical Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Identify the natural history of JOCD. Discuss the assesment and diagnosis of JOCD. Describe the available treatment options for JOCD.

Release Date: 3/25/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Orthopedic/Spine: ACL Injuries in the Skeletally Immature - Presented by John Polousky, MD, Surgical Director of Pediatric Orthopedic Sports Medicine
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Describe the physical exam to assess for knee ligament instability. Describe long-term consequence of not repairing an ACL ligament tear in skeletally immature patients. Describe the decision making algorithm when determining if the patient is appropriate for surgery. Describe the basic concepts of physeal-spari

Release Date: 3/25/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Pediatric: Adolescent Hip Disease - Presented by Jaren Riley, MD, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Identify the 2 structures which comprise the hip and their most common abnormalities which contribute to the development of adolescent hip disease. Evaluate the newborn and infant hip on physical exam as well as describe the initial treatment of congenital hip dysplasia. Distinguish the natural history of slippe

Release Date: 3/17/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Surgical: Induced Regional Electroporation Ablation - Presented by Eric Kortz, MD, General Surgery
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Describe the physics and biology of electroporation, including the mechanism of kill within the cells. 2.Identify the clinical circumstances and indications for treatment with electroporation. 3.Discuss the treatment application as well as post-procedure follow up and management.

Release Date: 3/13/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Surgical: Management of the Elderly Trauma Patient - Presented by Sue Slone, MD, Trauma Medical Director
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: 1.Identify the differences physiologically between trauma in the elderly and ages 2-40. 2.Discuss the impact of relatively minor trauma over the ages of 65. 3.Discuss the difficulties in management of trauma in the elderly patient population. 4.Identify the mortality differences in the same injuries under 40 a

Release Date: 3/09/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017
Medical: Longevity Made Simple - Presented by Richard Flanigan, MD, Cardiology
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LEARNING OBJECTIVES Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Review epidemiology of longevity. Discuss the rationale for aggressive treatment of HTN and lipids. Address the questions of which supplements are efficacious. Describe the non-lipid (pleiotropic) effects of statins. Summarize the principles to gain 20 to 25 years of life span.

Release Date: 2/22/2011   |   End Date: 12/31/2017

Robotic Surgery: Single-Site Robotic Hysterectomy - Presented by Richard Farnam, MD and Devin Garza, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Describe reproducible robotic single-site approach to hysterectomy. Address challenges and define the learning curve for Single Site surgery. Understanding and preventing hernia, dehiscence and other complications in single-site surgery

Release Date: 8/21/2015   |   End Date: 8/21/2018
Robotic Surgery: Tissue Extraction: Alternatives to Power Morcellation for MIS Hysterectomy and Myomectomy - Presented by Darin Swainston, MD and Devin Garza, MD
Live   |   1 Credit(s)

Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Recognize the benefits of minimally invasive approaches to hysterectomy and myomectomy Assess preoperative risks of LMS to reduce likelihood of complications Describe and explain tissue extraction methods to preserve the use of minimally invasive surgery.

Release Date: 8/21/2015   |   End Date: 8/21/2018