Release date: January 2016
Valid through: January 2019
This activity is intended for emergency, family, osteopathic, trauma, surgical, and general practice physicians and nurses who have contact with trauma patients.
- Discuss conditions that should increase suspicion for traumatic injuries;
- Describe the various modalities used to identify different traumatic conditions;
- Cite methods of quickly stabilizing and managing patients;
- Identify possible complications that may occur with traumatic injuries.
- Maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits
- 2.5 ACEP Credits
This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.
AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Osteopathic Association has approved this continuing education activity for up to 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits.
This activity is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 2.5 hours of ACEP Category 1 credits.
Cindy H. Hsu, MD, PhD, Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Fellow, R Adams Cowley Shcok Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore.
Jay Menaker, MD, FACEP, Associate Professor Department of Surgery, Associate Professor Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore.
Eric Brader, MD, FAAEM, Director of Emergency Ultrasound, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP
Lead Primary Care Clinician
Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine
Associate Pediatric Medical Director, MedFlight
AHC Media Executive Editor: Shelly Morrow Mark
Authors Dr. Cindy Hsu, Dr. Jay Menaker, Peer Reviewer Dr. Eric Brader, Editor in Chief Dr. Ann Dietrich, Nurse Reviewer Sue Behrens, Editorial and Continuing Education Director Lee Landenberger, and Executive Editor Shelly Morrow Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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