Friday, July 29, 2016 - Saturday, July 29, 2017 12:00 AM
IU Health Physicians Treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy
At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Identify the most common form of diabetic neuropathy.
- Describe the usual symptoms of distal symmetric polyneuropathy (DSPN).
- Summarize the nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic approaches to DSPN management.
- Explain the double crush theory or painful diabetic neuropathy.
- Discuss the role of surgical decompression in the treatment of diabetic neuropathy.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Indiana University School of Medicine and IU Health Physicians. Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Indiana University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity