NSA 11/14/19 EMERG Sports Medicine Concussion Update

November 14, 2019

Speaker:  Crystal Hnatko, MD

Planner: Brett Nelson, MD

CME: .5  (10:00am to 10:30am)

Patients presenting to the ER with head injury and diagnosed with concussion are given different workup and treatment recommendations.  Some are observed with serial wakeups by family, some are told to rest for several weeks. There are  no consistent recommendations. 

New recommendations have been published for workup and post injury recommendations in terms of school, work and activity recommendations.  These will be presented to improve consistence of care for patients with head injury. 

DISCLOSURE: 

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano has determined that today's speaker and planner(s) do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this presentation.

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products.

CREDITS & ACCREDITATION:

Kaiser Napa Solano Area is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Kaiser Napa Solano Area designates this Live Activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Target Audience

Sports Medicine, Neurology, Emergency physicians, and Hospital Based Specialty physicians, and other interested clinicians.

Learning Objectives

Identify the proper workup for the patient with head injury/concussion.

Specify the proper post-injury recommendations for work.

Recommend the proper post-injury treatment for school/PE/Physical activity.

Additional Information

Location: 
Building: 
Vacaville Medical Center
Conference room: 
MOB-A, Rm. B
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
11/14/2019
Course expires: 
11/14/2019
Event starts: 
11/14/2019 - 10:00am
Event ends: 
11/14/2019 - 10:30am
Rating: 
0

PLANNING COMMITTEE: 

Brett Nelson, MD, Emergency Department, Kaiser Permanente Vacaville

SPEAKER: 

Crystal Hnatko, MD, Sports Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Vacaville

DISCLOSURE: 

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano has determined that today's speaker and planner(s) do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this presentation.

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products.

 

DISCLOSURE: 

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano has determined that today's speaker and planner(s) do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this presentation.

Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products.

CREDITS & ACCREDITATION:

Kaiser Napa Solano Area is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Kaiser Napa Solano Area designates this Live Activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
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