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Palliative Medicine and End of Life Care, Including Related Topics in Neurology
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - Saturday, December 21, 2019
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CME Provider:
Continuing Education, Inc. ›
5700 4th Street N
St. Petersburg, Florida (FL) 33703
United States
 
Phone: (800) 422-0711
 
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Conference Center:
Aboard Celebrity Summit ›
7-Night Southern Caribbean Cruise Conference
Departs San Juan,
Puerto Rico
 
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Description:
1. Palliative Care Overview: History, Range of focus and Relation to Hospice Care
?To discover the roots of palliative medicine, its impact on traditional practice models and the relation/definition between palliative and hospice care

2. Advanced Care Directives
?To define the history/legalities of advanced care directives.
?To differentiate the various formats and techniques to advance end of life discussions.
?To examine the controversies in ACD such as surgical thirty day rules.

3. Pain Management and Palliative Care: Pharmaceutical review and a Review of the Issues of the Opioid Crisis
?To illustrate treatment options for critical and end of life medical conditions.
?To examine the roots and solutions of the opioid crisis particularly as related to palliative and hospice care.

4. COPD, CHF and ESRD in Palliative Care
?To utilize palliative medicine skills in the planning/treatment of these common chronic conditions.

5. Patient Driven Voluntary Cessation of Hydration and Nutrition
?To identify the phenomena of patient's elective decision in non acutely mortal situations to terminate their lives through active decision.
?To examine the practitioners role/obligations in such a situation
 
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Instructors:
Charles S. Mills, MD, FACP, FAAHPM, HMDBC
Joel M. Kaufman, MD, FAAN
 
 
CME Credit:
Physicians:  14.00 Hours
Physician Assistants:  14.00 Hours
Nurses:  14.00 Hours

Self Assessment Module (SAM):  No

Specialty Audience:
Emergency Medicine    Family Medicine    Internal Medicine    Neurology    Pediatrics    Psychiatry    

CME Sam Course #19848

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