Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Seminar CME / CPD 

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:   Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 2A (MS2A) Topics Include:  Topographical Model of MS, Criteria for Relapse, Agents Used to Treat MS, Lifestyle Modifications, Characteristics, and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Course Topics

Multiple Sclerosis/Parkinson Disease

Distinguish among the different phases and types of multiple sclerosis (MS); Determine when to initiate or change therapy for patients with MS; Explain the benefits and risks of disease-modifying and nondisease-modifying therapies for MS; Identify risk factors for Parkinson disease (PD); Individualize therapy for patients with PD.

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases Part 1

Explain the topographical model of MS; List the criteria for relapse of MS; Compare the mechanisms of action of agents commonly used to treat MS; Recognize initial findings typical of patients with progressive MS; Discuss risks and benefits of disease-modifying therapy with a patient diagnosed with MS.

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases Part 2

Diagnose and manage relapse in patients with MS; Manage a patient with aggressive MS; Help a patient safely transition between different therapies for MS; Manage a patient with secondary progressive MS; Appropriately counsel a patient with advanced MS about options for end-of-life care.

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases Part 3

Counsel a patient with radiologically isolated syndrome; Diagnose neuromyelitis optica (NMO) spectrum disorder; Provide appropriate treatment for a patient with NMO spectrum disorder; Evaluate a patient with MS who presents with fatigue; Recommend lifestyle modifications for patients with MS who present with cognitive symptoms.

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Demyelinating Diseases Part 4

Advise a patient with MS who is considering pregnancy; Diagnose acute disseminated encephalomyelitis; Compare and contrast diagnostic findings in children with prepubertal versus postpubertal MS; Recognize characteristic presentations of genetic leukoencephalopathies; Develop a clinic-wide educational program aimed at improving health literacy and outcomes in patients with MS

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  PediatricsFamily PracticeInternal Medicine, and Nutrition

If you have taken the current Multiple Sclerosis CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Internal Medicine plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.