Mayo Clinic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Online Board Review: Muscle and Nerve Disorders - Online

Course Directors: Billie A. Schultz, M.D., Brian E. Grogg, M.D., Jeffrey S. Brault, D.O.

The Mayo Clinic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review – Online is designed for candidates preparing for certifying and maintenance of certification examinations in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This course is intended to provide a comprehensive review of muscle and nerve disorders and facilitate additional study as needed.

Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians and resident fellows preparing for certifying examinations in physical medicine and rehabilitation.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the theoretical pathophysiology of myofascial trigger points according to Simons 
  • Identify the two major categories of myopathies and the principles of evaluation and rehabilitation management of myopathies
  • Recognize the general characteristics of motor neuron diseases and the principles of treatment
  • Discuss the differences between mononeuropathy and polyneuropathy and the general approach to examination and diagnosis for each condition
  • List the common features of AIDP and discuss the general principles of rehabilitation management
  • Understand the common causes of brachial plexopathy and lumbosacral plexopathy and discuss the approach to management for each condition

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/01/2016
Course expires: 
08/31/2019
Cost:
$18.75

Ralph E. Gay, M.D.

Accreditation Statement:


In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 

Credit Statement(s):

AMA 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

To claim CME credit:

  • Click Take Course
  • Watch the presentation
  • Complete the evaluation
  • Take the quiz (There is a required 80% pass rate in order to earn credit, with 1 retake allowed.)
  • Claim Credit
  • Download and print certificate

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Available Credit

  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/01/2016
Course expires: 
08/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$18.75
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