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Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine - Live Webinar Series - Highs and Lows: Altitude and Diving Medicine

May 18, 2021

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Session 5: Highs and Lows: Altitude and Diving Medicine

May 18, 2021, 6:30-7:30 p.m. EDT 

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Many patients participate in scuba diving and various high altitude physical activities. In this CME webinar, Mayo Clinic experts will discuss the latest knowledge and treatments for various conditions associated with these activities. Tyler Schmidt, D.O. will be discussing the Altitude Medicine portion and Sara Filmalter, M.D. will be discussing the scuba diving portion of the lecture. 

Target Audience

Allied Health, Physicians, Athletic Trainers, Physician Assistants, Residents, Fellows, Nurses, Scientist Researchers, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify the signs and symptoms of pathological conditions related to altitude (Domain 3, Task: 0302)
  • Demonstrate current management and preventive strategies for altitude sickness (Domain 1, Task: 0105 & Domain 3, Task: 0303)
  • Summarize hypothermia and related conditions (Domain 2, Task 0203 & Domain 3, Task: 0302)
  • Evaluate mechanisms underlying diving related illnesses (Domain 1, Task 0101)
  • Explain pathophysiology and management of diving related illnesses (Domain 3, Task: 0303 & 0304)

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 BOC Category A
  • 1.00 PT
Event starts: 
05/18/2021 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
05/18/2021 - 7:30pm
Internet Live Activity
Jacksonville, FL
United States

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 live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 1.00 AOA Category 2-A credits. 

Board of Certification
Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (BOC AP #: P476) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.00 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. 


Occupational Therapy
This course is approved for 1.00 credit by the following boards: Florida Board of Occupational Therapy Practice. The Mayo Clinic Provider number is 50-1860.

Occupational Therapy Assistant
This course is approved for 1.00 credit by the following boards: Florida Board of Occupational Therapy Practice. The Mayo Clinic Provider number is 50-1860.

Physical Therapy
This course is approved for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) by the following boards: Florida Physical Therapy Association. Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.

Physical Therapy Assistant
This course is approved for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) by the following boards: Florida Physical Therapy Association. Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

 

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2-A
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 BOC Category A
  • 1.00 PT
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