Neuropathy

Neuropathy Review 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:  Neurologists, Oncologists, Subspecialist Physicians, Family Practitioners, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 1B (NPT1B) Topics Include:  ALS, Toxic Disorders, Peripheral Nervous System Disorders, Neuro-Oncology, Side Effects of Cancer Treatment, 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 B

Course Topics

Peripheral Nervous System Disorders: Part 2

Diagnose ALS; Discuss recent findings on cognitive deficits in patients with ALS; Diagnose Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease; Recognize common neuropathies in patients with diabetes and prediabetes; Manage a patient with diabetes in collaboration with a primary care practitioner and/or diabetologist.

Peripheral Nervous System Disorders: Part 3

Recognize vitamin deficiencies and toxic disorders in patients with ?peripheral neuropathy. Sketch the anatomy of the brachial plexus. Diagnose true neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. Recognize and treat lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy. Consider the legal and ethical issues surrounding recommendations for the use of medical marijuana.

Peripheral Nervous System Disorders: Part 4

Proactively question patients about symptoms of autonomic neuropathy; Use history, physical examination, and nerve conduction studies to diagnose small fiber neuropathies; Explain the relationship between levels of fasting glucose and small fiber neuropathy; Determine which patients with neuropathy are candidates for EMG studies; Recognize the signs of myasthenia gravis caused by antibodies to muscle-?specific tyrosine kinase.

Neuropathy/ The Diabetic Foot

Recognize the clinical manifestations of neuropathy in patients with diabetes; Educate patients with diabetes about the causes and symptoms of neuropathy; Manage patients with diabetes who have very high glucose levels to prevent treatment-induced neuropathy; Evaluate the feet of patients with diabetes to prevent foot ulcers.

Neuro-Oncology: Part 1

Collaborate with colleagues in the radiology department to plan imaging studies in patients with known or suspected brain tumors; Manage a patient with a brain tumor and seizures; Recognize and manage long-term sequelae in survivors of brain tumors; Counsel a patient on the side effects of chemotherapeutic agents and radiotherapies used for brain tumors.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Neurology, Ophthalmology, Oncology, Family Practice, Diabetes

If you have taken the current Neuropathy 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 Neuropathy 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.

 

Testimonials

  • Great program. I completed my first program July 2013 when it was paper submission and hoping to complete a second course through digital download. Customer service was prompt and helpful and certification materials were professionally presented. I would highly recommend!
    Stacey, D.N.P., Wisconsin
  • Customized Topics: I have used this program for CME for over 12 years and I am very satisfied with the topics, format and office staff of American Seminar Institute.
    - Sergio M.D., Louisiana