AMS – EM – Orthopedics: Septic Arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Neck Pain

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Topics and Objectives

Title: Emergency Medicine – Orthopedics: Septic Arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Neck Pain

Faculty: John W. Pendleton, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.R., Lawrence H. Brent, M.D., George G.A. Pujalte, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Septic Arthritis.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, EBM, COMP

  1. Determine the risk factors associated with septic arthritis.
  2. Utilize the British Society of Rheumatology Guidelines for management of the hot swollen joint in adults to differentiate septic arthritis for other causes of acute monoarticular arthritis.
  3. Utilize epidemiological and clinical clues to determine bacterial etiology in patients with septic arthritis.

TOPIC 2: Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and Treatment

in the Older Patient.

Upon completion of this session, the participant

should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Appraise the newer understandings of the pathophysiology of OA.
  2. Distinguish the typical and atypical clinical features of OA.
  3. Utilize the American College of Rheumatology guidelines for the treatment of OA of the hand, hip and knee.
  4. Distinguish OA symptoms from those of other localized or generalized disorders.

TOPIC 3: Evaluation and Treatment of Neck Pain

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Describe the injuries that can occur in the neck region of athletes and athletic individuals.
  2. Develop a logical differential diagnosis for any athletic or active individual presenting with neck pain.
  3. Determine the rationale behind treatment approaches to various neck injuries as per the Cochrane Library Reviews and ACR (Rheumatology).
  4. Assess and order laboratory and imaging studies to assist in the diagnosis of neck injuries and pathologies as per the ACR Radiology Criteria and Guidelines

Total Cost: $

Title: Emergency Medicine – Orthopedics: Septic Arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Neck Pain

Faculty: John W. Pendleton, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.R., Lawrence H. Brent, M.D., George G.A. Pujalte, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Septic Arthritis.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, EBM, COMP

  1. Determine the risk factors associated with septic arthritis.
  2. Utilize the British Society of Rheumatology Guidelines for management of the hot swollen joint in adults to differentiate septic arthritis for other causes of acute monoarticular arthritis.
  3. Utilize epidemiological and clinical clues to determine bacterial etiology in patients with septic arthritis.

TOPIC 2: Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and Treatment

in the Older Patient.

Upon completion of this session, the participant

should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Appraise the newer understandings of the pathophysiology of OA.
  2. Distinguish the typical and atypical clinical features of OA.
  3. Utilize the American College of Rheumatology guidelines for the treatment of OA of the hand, hip and knee.
  4. Distinguish OA symptoms from those of other localized or generalized disorders.

TOPIC 3: Evaluation and Treatment of Neck Pain

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Describe the injuries that can occur in the neck region of athletes and athletic individuals.
  2. Develop a logical differential diagnosis for any athletic or active individual presenting with neck pain.
  3. Determine the rationale behind treatment approaches to various neck injuries as per the Cochrane Library Reviews and ACR (Rheumatology).
  4. Assess and order laboratory and imaging studies to assist in the diagnosis of neck injuries and pathologies as per the ACR Radiology Criteria and Guidelines

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