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Medical/Surgical: Alcoholism and Alcohol Liver Disease A Transplant Hepatologists Perspective Presented by Clark Kulig, MD
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New Course
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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New Course
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)

New Course
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
Surgical: Assessment of the Leg for Future Wounds - Presented by Omar Mubarak, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Discuss the difference between arterial and venous wounds of the lower extremity. Review the non-invasive studies involved in evaluating arterial disease of the lower extremities. Review the non-invasive studies involved in evaluating venous disease of the lower extremities.

Release Date: 2/04/2015   |   End Date: 12/01/2017
Surgical: Endovascular Aorta (AAA) - Presented by Omar Mubarak, MD
Enduring   |   1 Credit(s)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Following the presentation, each participant should be able to: Describe open and endovascular approaches to the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). Explain when AAA should be treated. Describe complications of endovascular aortic report, particular types of endoleaks. Review benefits of endovascular AAA repair. Review the basic concepts of a RAAA protocol

Release Date: 1/14/2015   |   End Date: 12/01/2017