Emergency Medicine: Practicing According to the Evidence

Venue: Hyatt Sarasota on Sarasota Bay

Location: Sarasota, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 15, 2013 End Date/Time: Apr 19, 2013
Registration Date: Mar 16, 2013
Early Registration Date: Mar 15, 2013
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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 www.ams4cme.com. 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
Wide-Complex Tachycardias: When is V-Tach Not V-Tach?
Pericarditis and Myocarditis: How Can 2 Diseases Sound So Similar and Act So Differently?
Mastering Local and Regional Anesthesia.
Pitfalls in Orthopedics.

Day 2
Aortic Disasters.
Abdominal Pain Case Studies
Minor Closed Head Injury: An Evidence-Based Approach.
Low Back Pain in the ED: What We Know, What We Think We Know, and What We Don’t Know.

Day 3
ST-Segment Elevation: MI or Not MI.
Acute Coronary Syndrome in the ED: So Many Drugs and So Little Time.
State-of-the-Art ED Airway Management
Respiratory Case Studies

Day 4
Hypertension – Just the Facts!
Turning Error into Opportunity.
PE and DVT in the Emergency Department.
Thrombolysis for Stroke

Day 5
Early Goal Directed Therapy in Sepsis: Why All the Fuss?
Community Acquired Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA): An Update.
Trauma Case Studies
Essentials of Trauma Imaging.


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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