Anesthesiology Conference Details

Anesthesia Update - Mediterranean Romance Cruise CME

Date: August 19-31, 2013
Location: Venice, Italy
Email: info@nwas.com
Description: The practitioner of anesthesiology must possess the scientific background for clinical practice; maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty, but also of all additional, related disciplines which may impact it; maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacologic agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care; manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides; serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary in meeting professional goals; and provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner. Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practicing professional.

20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - maximum

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Read Article Summaries From Top Medical Journals

1 Minimum effective volume of combined lidocaine-bupivacaine for analgesic subparaneural popliteal sciatic nerve block Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, February 21, 2014
2 Effects of local infiltration analgesia for posterior knee pain after total knee arthroplasty: Comparison with sciatic nerve block Journal of Anesthesia, February 17, 2014
3 Comparison of local anesthetics for digital nerve blocks: A systematic review The Journal of Hand Surgery, March 18, 2014 Review Article
4 Postoperative pain management following ambulatory anesthesia: Challenges and solutions Ambulatory Anesthesia, January 29, 2015 Free full text
5 For sciatic blocks, lower dose of local provides ample anesthesia Anesthesiology News, February 18, 2014 Free full text

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