IU Health Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Lectureship


Date & Location
Occurs weekly every Thursday starting on 7/1/2016 at 4:45 PM   IU Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties
Emergency Medicine, Surgery

Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: 
  1. Discuss the literature regarding how video-assited thoracic surgery in this setting decreases morbidity associated with retained hemothorax;
  2. Discuss improved outcomes when epidurals are used and when pulmonary mechanics continue to suffer, a discussion on which patients are indicated for chest wall fixation;
  3. Discuss improved outcomes when there is complete exposure of the subclavian in assessments for injuries and how to perform techniques;
  4. Discuss improved outcomes associated with damage control strategies and outlines of the techniques of how to perform the techniques; and
  5. Review of basics of managing patients with trauma to the external genitalia including urology guest lecturer.

Accreditation
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 Indiana University Health. The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.