Parkinson's Disease In The Crossfire 2012: Advanced Practice Providers

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Earn 2 Hours of CE Credit

To earn 2 hours of credit for this activity, please view the Entire Program and click on CE Evaluation and Post-Test.

Learning Objectives At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe early symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Identify the stages of PD progression
  • Discuss the importance of early diagnosis, the need to treat early, and the effect on long-term mono and adjunct treatment strategies
  • Identify pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and surgical treatment options for both motor and non-motor complications
  • Identify issues, such as impulse control disorders, and outline ways of empowering caregivers

Activity Goal
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS / IOM competencies: Patient Care and Medical Knowledge

Physician Designation Statement Ciné-Med, Inc. designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physician assistants can claim AMA Category 1 Credit(s).

How to get CE credit To receive credit, participants must view the webcast or DVD, register on this site, and successfully complete the post-test and evaluation (successful passing grade >70%). Certificates can be printed on line. Time to Complete Activity: 2 hours

Target Audience This activity is intended for neurology nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other medical professionals with a specific interest in the management of Parkinson’s Disease.

Release Date: July 16, 2012 Expiration Date: July 16, 2014

Physician Accreditation This educational activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Ciné-Med, Inc. and Peer Health Communications. Ciné-Med, Inc. is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nurse Accreditation Ciné-Med is accredited as a provider of continuing nurse education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is approved for 2.0 contact hours for nurses.

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