Current Management of Arteriovenous Malformations || Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Guidelines for Provocative Testing
Current Management of Arteriovenous Malformations
This lecture will address the incidence and natural history of arteriovenous malformations, along with examining the outcomes of surgical and nonsurgical options, and multimodality treatment options available for patients with arteriovenous malformations.
- Review the incidence and natural history of arteriovenous malformations.
- Determine the outcomes of surgical resection of arteriovenous malformations compared to outcomes in nonsurgically treated patients.
- Recognize multimodality treatment options available for patients with arteriovenous malformations.
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Guidelines for Provocative Testing
This lecture will address the differential diagnosis of patients who present with characteristic manifestations of normal pressure hydrocephalus and the importance of early-stage treatment once normal pressure hydrocephalus is confirmed.
- Describe the clinical symptoms of normal pressure hydrocephalus.
- Identify which tests may be utilized to confirm the diagnosis.
- Recognize which surgical treatment modalities may be offered for treatment.
Original Release Date: November 2020
Review Date: October 2021
Adult and Pediatric Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Stroke Neurologists, Neuroradiologists, Diagnostic Radiologists, Critical Care Physicians, Neurointensivists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians, Interventional Neuroradiologists, Family Physicians, General Internists, Physician Assistants, Critical Care and Neuroscience Nurses, Neurosurgery Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Respiratory Therapists (Personal Growth) and Rehabilitation and Pain Management Specialists, as well as other specialists interested in the field of neuroscience.
Vitaly Siomin, M.D.
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Skull Base Surgery
Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami Cancer Institute
Jennifer Viner, N.P., MSN
Breast Care Plastic Surgery
Bakar Precision Cancer Medicine
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Vitaly Siomin, M.D., and Jennifer Viner, N.P., MSN, faculty of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* to disclose and have indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
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Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.50 General certificate of attendance
- 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
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