Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Emergent and Urgent Challenges

Venue: Hyatt Sarasota on Sarasota Bay

Location: Sarasota, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: Dec 10, 2012 End Date/Time: Dec 14, 2012
Registration Date: Nov 11, 2012
Early Registration Date: Nov 10, 2012
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American Medical Seminars, Inc. presents 22-25 live Primary Care Medical Seminars in Sarasota, Florida each year. Our CME courses are Commercial Free and are approved for 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as well as AAFP Prescribed Credits, ACEP Category 1 Credits, ACOG Cognates and AAP Credits for our Pediatric courses. CME Courses, to include topics, objectives and certification can be found at Can’t attend a live CME course? Check out our Self Study CME courses: Audio CME on CD/MP3 and Video CME on DVD/MP4 available in 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Our live CME courses format is that of morning sessions allowing participants time for study, family activities, and recreation. World famous beaches (Siesta Key, rated the #1 Beach by Dr. Beach), Ringling Museum, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the Asolo Theater, Opera House, Selby Gardens, and Mote Marine Laboratory/Aquarium. Sarasota is only a two hour drive to Disney World, Sea World and other Florida attractions.

Daily Outline:

Day 1
Approach to Febrile Infants and Toddlers.
Orthopedic Conditions Above the Hip.
Acute Management of Asthma.
Upper Airway Emergencies in the Pediatric Patient.

Day 2
Non-Traumatic Surgical Abdominal Emergencies.
Head Injuries.
Pediatric Seizures – I. Status Epilepticus II. Febrile Seizures.
Pediatric Emergency Case Studies.

Day 3
Diagnosis and Misdiagnosis of Appendicitis in Childhood.
The Child with a Limp.
Medical Errors in Pediatrics.
Visual Diagnosis: You Make the Call.

Day 4
The Septic Appearing Infant.
Pediatric Poisonings.
Life-Threatening Pediatric Infections.
Pediatric Emergency Radiology.

Day 5
Articles That Change the Way We Practice Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Fluid and Electrolyte Emergencies.
Judicious Use of Antibiotics in the Outpatient Setting.
Dilemma of the Foreign Body - Aspirated or Ingested.


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Additional Information

Physician Fees $795.00 Regular Registration (30 days prior to start date) $845.00 Late Registration Non Physician/Resident* Fees $695.00 Regular Registration (30 days prior to start date) $745.00 Late Registration