APP Plenary Session: 2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting

Video recordings from the 2017 AANS Annual Scientific Meeting Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Plenary Session include presentations on spine, pain, coding and traumatic brain injury – all geared specifically for the neurosurgical nurse practitioner (NP) and physicians assistiant (PA). 7.0 CME credits available

AANS Member $199 | Non-member $249

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss research updates in neurosurgery
  • Apply updates in neurosurgery to clinical practice

 

FACULTY INFORMATION

Nitin Agarwal, MD*

Arun Paul Amar, MD

Frederick A. Boop, MD

Marcus Gates, MD

Ebonye Green, APRN

Hector E. James, MD

Steven N. Kalkanis, MD

Kent Kilbourn, PA-C

Denise Lally-Goss, ANP

Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C*

Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC*

Steven G. Ojemann, MD

Rabia Qaiser, MD

Robert W.J. Ryan, MD

Nikhil Sharma

Kristina Shultz, NP-C

Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD

Darren Wong, MD

 

*Indicates a planner of this activity

 

DISCLOSURE INFORMATION

The AANS controls the content and production of this CME activity and attempt to ensure the presentation of balanced, objective information.  In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support established by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), speakers, paper presenters/authors and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) are asked to disclosed any relationship they or their co-authors have with commercial interests which may be relate to the content of their lecture.

 

The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.  Relationship refers to receipt of royalties, consultantship, funding by research grant, receiving honoraria for education service elsewhere, or any other relationship to a commercial interest that provides sufficient reason for disclosure.

 

It is the policy of the AANS that all individuals in a position to affect the content of a CME activity disclose relationships that they or their spouse/partner have with commercial entities.  Further, should any such relationship be determined to be in possible conflict of interest as it relates to the individual’s proposed role in the CME activity, such conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to confirmation of the individual’s participation.

 

All potential conflicts of interest have been reviewed by an effective peer review committee to ensure the content is valid and aligned with the interest of the activity audience.

 

Speakers, paper presenters/authors and staff (and the significant others of those mentioned) who have disclosed a relationship with commercial interests whose products may have a relevance to their presentation are listed below.

Name

Company Name

Relationship

Arun Paul Amar, MD

Medtronic Neurovascular

Other Financial Support

Frederick A. Boop, MD

American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery

 

 

 

 

Medtronic

Semmes-Murphey Clinc

Board/Trustee/Officer/Leadership position specifically with a neurosurgical or medical-related associated non-profit or similar entity, Employee (any industry)

Consultant Fees

Employee (any industry)

Marianne E. Langlois, MS, PA-C

Codman Neuroscience

Consultant Fees

Steven G. Ojemann, MD

Medtronic

Alpha Omega Engineering

Consultant Fees

Speaker’s Bureau

Robert W.J. Ryan, MD

Penumbra, Inc.

Consultant Fees, Speaker’s Bureau

 

 

Those who have reported they do not have any relationships with commercial interests:

Nitin Agarwal, MD

Marcus Gates, MD

Ebonye Green, APRN

Hector E. James, MD

Steven N. Kalkanis, MD

Kent Kilbourn, PA-C

Denise Lally-Goss, ANP

Cristina Matthews, MSN, FNP-BC

Rabia Qaiser, MD

Nikhil Sharma

Kristina Shultz, NP-C

Izabela Tarasiewicz, MD

Darren Wong, MD

 

 

 

DISCLAIMER

The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the grant provider or the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.

 

Please Note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve

 

ACCREDITATION/DESIGNATION

The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.

Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Term of approval is for three years, beginning from 6/30/2017 until 6/30/2020.

 

Upon successful completion of the CME quiz, AANS Members will see their CME will automatically reflected in their record.  Nonmembers may can print a certificate for their records.

 

Time to complete this activity varies by learner. For this activity you may earn up to 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

 

Copyright © 2017 American Association of Neurological Surgeons 

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Welcome
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Cerebrovascular Trauma
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Pediatric Dysraphism
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Spinal Orthoses
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Treatments of CNS Infections
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Brain Tumors
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Functional Neurosurgery
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Management of Cranial Post Operative Complications
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Out Patient Dilemmas - Complications in the Postsurgical Spine Patient
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Enhanced Preoperative Prediction of Discharge Disposition for Neurosurgical Patients
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Triage Patterns of Traumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Is Referral to a Tertiary Care Center Necessary?
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A Differential Look: Increased Charge Requirement of Spinal Cord Stimulators
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In the United States a Lack of Parental/Caregiver Compliance Creates a Barrier in the Care Delivery Process
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A Single Center Experience of Patient Outcomes and Length of Stay Following Endoscopic Assisted, Neuronavigation Guided Evacuation of Intracerebral Hemorrhage using the Apollo Aspiration System
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Open to view video. Robert Ryan, MD, FAANS
Moyamoya Disease and Pregnancy: A Single Institutional Experience in the USA
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Open to view video. Rabia Qaiser, MD
CME Evaluation
Quiz
10 Questions
10 Questions
Certificate
7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available
7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM credits  |  Certificate available
Evaluation
4 Questions