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Term of Approval
Release date: July 1, 2009
Review date: May 1, 2017
Expiration date: May 1, 2018
Despite the intense training many anesthesiologists complete during the course of residency and fellowship, many physicians are simply uncomfortable with ultrasound guided nerve blocks, critical care medicine, pediatric anesthesia etc. AnesthesiaExam.com is an online examination that tests the physician’s knowledge of the most up to date techniques, as well as traditional approaches to the surgical patient. As it currently functions as a board review tool for pain practitioners, it can help any health care professional understand the pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of some of the most common and rarer pain disorders. After completing each of the eight 50 question exams, the user will get a score, and feedback on his or her answer choices.
This activity is intended for any physician, nurse, or medical student who administers pain management, critical care or anesthesia.
Identifying pathological disorders that will affect anesthetic management
Perioperative management of the surgical patient
Clinical and Basic science topics related to anesthetics
Introduction to ultrasound imaging in anesthesia and pain mangement
Understanding the role of a the anesthesiologist as a consult
Maimonides Medical Center is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Maimonides Medical Center designates this Internet Enduring Material for a maximum of 20.0AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s) ™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Each quiz when successfully completed is worth 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s) ™
Policies and standards of the Medical Society of the State of New York and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education require that speakers and planners for continuing medical education activities disclose any relevant financial relationships they may have with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity. The following disclosures have been made:
David Rosenblum, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
To access this activity, users will need:
- A computer with an Internet connection.
- Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser.
This program requires opening a new window for viewing. If the program does not open when you click to view, you will need to disable the popup blocker in your Internet browser.
This program has not been developed to work on any portable devices.
For questions about this activity please contact David Rosenblum, MD
David Rosenblum, MD, Creator
Director of Pain Medicine, Dept of Anesthesiology,
Maimonides Medical Center
Disclosures: No relevant financial relationships to disclose
This activity is not commercially supported
This activity is designed for healthcare professionals for educational purposes. Information and opinions offered by the faculty/presenters represent their own viewpoints. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information.
While MMC makes every effort to have accurate information presented, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.
Method of Obtaining CME Credit
CME credit/verification is offered upon successful completion of the on line test with a minimum passing score of 50%. A printable certificate will be made available upon successful post-test completion. Each successfully completed post-test will be awarded 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s) ™
Questions or comments can be addressed to DocRosenblum@gmail.com
Please allow 6-12 weeks for issuance of CME credit.