Emergency Medicine - 2018

Saturday April 14, 2018


Conference starts in:

Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas - Fort Lauderdale, FL
8 Day Conference April 14th - 21st, 2018
14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This is a 7-Night Western Cariibbean Cruise Conference, from Labadee Haiti, Falmouth Jamaica, and Cozumel Mexico. Round-trip Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

To provide an update and review of emergency medicine topics for physicians caring for patients with acute emergencies. Emphasis will be placed on clinical decision-making and the role of new, diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to emergency care, as well as, clinical diagnosis and management of the acutely ill patient.

This seminar should be of interest to a wide variety of practitioners, including emergency physicians, family practitioners, internists and those who mange patients in emergency situations.

In order to register and get additional information for this conference, you must visit the following link:
https://universityatsea.com/coursedetails.php?prog...

Dates and Times

Start: 4/14/2018 8:00 AM
End: 4/21/2018 5:00 PM

Objectives

  • Manage difficult airway problems.
  • Utilize various airway techniques for airway management.
  • Use the latest techniques for diagnosing myocardial ischemia and infraction.
  • Utilize the most current resuscitation modalities with cardiac arrest.
  • Perform appropriate workup and management for patients with shortness of breath related to pulmonary emboli and pneumonias.
  • Use the pneumonia severity index as a tool to manage community acquired pneumonia and identify those patients most at risk vs. those that can be discharged.
  • Describe toxidromes by identifying clinical signs and symptoms that help diagnose toxicological emergencies and review what is new in toxicology management
  • Mange and recognize emerging severe skin infections and toxic shock syndromes.
  • Be informed and prepared to deal with new emerging infectious diseases and environmental injuries.
  • Apply the latest recommendations of the American Heart Association regarding Advanced Cardiac Life Support in any protective setting.
  • Employ the teaching techniques that are associated with measurable outcomes.

Speakers

  • Dr. Frederick Schiavone
    • Diagnosis and Treatment of Chest Pain
    • Environmental Emergencies
    • Medical Jeopardy
    • Office Emergencies
    • Pulmonary Embolism and DVT
    • Respiratory Emergencies and Pneumonia
    • Serious Soft Tissue Infection and Shock
    • The Poisoned Patient
    • Toxicology Case Scenarios
    • What to do When a Patient Nearly Stops Breathing
    • What's New with ACLS, CPR Guidelines from AHA

Location

Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas
University @ Sea
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.