Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the airway evaluation including predictors of difficult intubation and difficult mask ventilation
- Evaluate difficult airway algorithm and its application to difficult airway cases
- Interpret regional anesthetic approach vs general anesthetic approach in relation to type of surgery (Spinal, Epidural, Peripheral Nerve Blockade)
- Exemplify standard ASA monitors and ideal placement of all monitors
- Identify typical anesthesia maintenance agents including inhaled gases and IV agents
- Develop Pain Assessment strategies and adjunct modalities for pain management
- Apply postoperative management of Respiratory Failure
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education and American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies, LLC. The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Online Course v2.1, Release Date December 29, 2017, Termination Date December 29, 2020:
The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 42.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.