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Oct 05, 2019 | CME 7.25 | Perdido Beach, Alabama
Neuromuscular Review Course is organized by University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) and will be held on Oct 05, 2019 at Perdido Beach Resort, Perdido Beach, Alabama, United States of America. Accreditation: •The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. • The University of Kansas Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 Hour(s) Attendance w/ No Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Objectives: • Recognize the patterns of clinical presentation for muscle and nerve disease and determine the most appropriate laboratory tests and treatments based on the clinical pattern. • Identify the clinical phenotypes of peripheral neuropathies, myopathies, anterior horn cell disorders and neuromuscular junction diseases and how these phenotypes can dictate the appropriate laboratory evaluation as to the etiology of these neuromuscular • Discuss the use of tailored immunosuppressive drugs and immunomodulation for the treatment of autoimmune neuromuscular disorders and other ongoing clinical research such as rituximab and gammaglobulins, intravenously and subcutaneously as well as signific • Recognize the diverse presentations of immune neuropathy and distinguish them from a number of untreatable neuropathies. Discuss the concept of diagnostic certainty in immune neuropathies and current treatment strategies for classic CIDP, Lewis Sumner syn • Discuss the symptoms of neuropathic pain, management guidelines and its practical management with discussion of recent CDC 2016 guidance on narcotics in chronic pain. Discuss clinical trials in cryptogenic sensory neuropathy (CSPN) and in diabetic painful • Case-based review the electrodiagnosis of common and uncommon entrapment neuropathies and radiculopathies, while discussing their management and reviewing criteria for demyelination supportive of CIDP in the proper clinical pattern. • Review the different clinical presentations of motor neuron disease. Discuss recent updates in clinical practice including recent quality measures. • Understand results of recent clinical trials and direction of ongoing studies including symptomatic therapi • Summarize the evaluation and treatment of acquired muscle disorders and review advances in autoantibodies particularly MDA-5, TIF1gamma, statin-associated autoimmune necrotizing myopathy (SANAM) and inclusion body myositis (IBM) and discuss ongoing research. • Identify new tests for diagnosing MG in patients who are acetylcholine receptor antibody negative. Learn new classification grading and monitoring systems for MG research studies. Discuss the use of thymectomy for the treatment of MG based on the 2016 pub Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.