Concussion


September 1st, 2017 - September 1st, 2020
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points

Description

Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Concussion.  Viewers will learn the
management of symptoms after a concussion.
Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
The webcast is no longer available.
Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 9/1/2020

Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: REVIEW concussion evaluation and treatment; DISCUSS return to play guidelines for an athlete with a head injury; UNDERSTAND how to treat symptoms after concussion; EDUCATE on the evidence for therapies for post-traumatic headache.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Loss of consciousness and concussion
  • Duration of symptoms after concussion
  • Concussion evaluation myths
  • Making return to play after concussion objective
  • When to refer a patient to a post-concussion specialist
  • Post-concussion headache and implications for return to play
  • When can you stop medications?
  • Concussion prevention
  • Concussion in older persons and after non-sports injuries

Webcasts Files

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Concussion - 2

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Concussion - 4

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers

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Speakers

  • Dr. James Borchers, MD
    • Concussion
  • Dr. Kevin Weber, MD
    • Concussion

Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.