Emergency Medicine – Critical Care


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American Medical Seminars, Inc.® Emergency Medicine – Critical Care

American Medical Seminars, Inc.® Emergency Medicine Critical Care: Aortic Emergencies; Acute Coronary Syndrome; High-Risk Abdomen is approved for 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and includes access to download your Audio MP3 &/or Video MP4, Color Digital Syllabus and Online Testing. With the hardcover option, you will be sent the CDs/DVDs, a Full Color Printed & Bound Syllabus, and Your Testing Materials.

Downloadable/Streaming: Includes MP3/MP4; PDF Color Syllabus; Online Testing
Hard Copy: Includes Audio CDs; DVDs; Printed/Bound Full-Color Syllabus; Test Packet; S&H

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American Medical Seminars, Inc.® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA – American Medical Seminars, Inc.® designates these enduring materials for the maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Topics and Objectives:

Title: Emergency Medicine – Critical Care: Aortic Emergencies; Acute Coronary Syndrome; High-Risk Abdomen

Faculty: Kenneth H. Butler, D.O., F.A.C.E.P., F.A.A.E.M.; Michael A. Gibbs, M.D., F.A.C.E.P. and Andrew D. Perron, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., F.A.C.S.M.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2017  Expiration Date: July 1, 2020

TOPIC 1: Aortic Emergencies

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Specify the pathophysiology and clinical presentations, and formulate ED management, of the following:
    1. Abdominal aortic aneurysm,
    2. Traumatic aortic disruption,
    3. Essentials of aortic dissection.

TOPIC 2: Acute Coronary Syndrome in the ED: So Many Drugs and So Little Time

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Analyze the scope of the problem of ACS in the ED.
  2. Integrate the evidence-based treatment of ACS based on the latest applicable literature.
  3. Relate the areas of controversy in the treatment of this disease entity.
  4. Assess emerging therapies that may prove useful for the treatment of ACS in the ED.
  5. Apply and integrate the updated ACC/AHA guidelines for the management of patients with unstable angina and non ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.

TOPIC 3: The High-Risk Abdomen You Cannot Afford To Miss

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Identify clinical presentations and findings that should alert you to not being fooled by a negative test.
  2. Develop clinical strategies that will enable you to think outside the abdominal “black box.”
  3. Determine how one simple bedside test can save a life.


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