Release date: May 2016
Valid through: May 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
- 3.0 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 3.0 hours of ACEP Category 1 credits.
R. Gentry Wilkerson, MD, Coordinator of Research, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore.
Christopher Lemon, MD, Chief Resident, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore.
Robert E. Falcone, MD, CEO, Central Ohio Trauma System, Clinical Professor of Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus.
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
Author Dr. R. Gentry Wilkerson has received research grant/support from Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Shire PLC, and Redhill Biopharma. Author Dr. Christopher Lemon, Peer Reviewer Dr. Robert Falcone, Editor in Chief Dr. Ann Dietrich, Nurse Reviewer Sue Behrens, Editorial and Continuing Education Director Lee Landenberger, Executive Editor Leslie Coplin, and Executive Editor Shelly Morrow Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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