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  • An Ultrasound Approach to Nerves: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathies for the Upper Limb

    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

    PROGRAM OVERVIEW

    Given the ever-changing healthcare environment, neurologists, physiatrists, orthopedists, sports medicine physicians, anesthesiologists and other medical practitioners can benefit from an opportunity to optimize their skills in reference to peripheral nerve identification with sonographic techniques as well as improvement in skills for diagnosis and management of peripheral nerve injuries and diseases. This course is designed as a review of ultrasound techniques for diagnosis and treatment with regard to the patient with focal neuropathies and other peripheral nerve dysfunction.

  • An Ultrasound Approach to Nerves: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathies for the Upper Limb

    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES

    • Learn how to identify normal peripheral nerves with high frequency ultrasound

    • Learn how to identify sonographic abnormalities in peripheral nerves in pathological conditions

    • Learn to use ultrasound to identify nerves for guided procedures, injections and blocks

    • Gain a better understanding of peripheral nerve structures

    • Learn to use ultrasound to assess peripheral nerves during electrodiagnostic testing

    • Learn to identify nerves as part of the musculoskeletal exam

    • Learn to identify nerves in normal and pathological conditions as an adjunct to electrodiagnostic testing

    • Improve acumen and skills using ultrasound for peripheral nerve procedures and blocks

  • An Ultrasound Approach to Nerves: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathies for the Upper Limb

    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

    SEE THE AGENDA

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    Day 1 Thursday, November 5, 2020

    • 6:30 - 7:30 am

      Registration and Breakfast with Exhibitors
    • 7:30 am

      Opening Remarks
    • 7:45 - 8:30 am

      Introduction to Ultrasound and Peripheral Nerve
    • 8:30 - 9:00 am

      Introduction to Needle Guidance
    • 9:00 - 9:30 am

      Dedicated Exhibit Time
    • 9:30 - 10:30 am

      Introduction to Peripheral Nerve: Diagnostic and Interventional
    • 10:30 - 12:00 noon

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Image Optimization / Use of Machine
      • Needle Guidance with Phantoms
      • Nerve Measurement
      • Recognizing Eco Texture of Neuromuscular Soft Tissues (Nerves, Muscles, Bone, Tendons)
    • 12:00 - 1:30 pm

      Lunch (Sponsored)
    • 1:30 - 2:00 pm

      Live Demonstration Scan of Brachial Plexus
    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm

      Plexus and Nerves around the Shoulder Including Pathologies
    • 3:00 - 3:30 pm

      Dedicated Exhibit Time
    • 3:30 - 5:00 pm

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Supra Clavicular Brachial Plexus
      • Infra Clavicular Brachial Plexus
      • Branch Level Plexus
      • Peripheral Nerves: Supra Scapular, Axiliary, Long Thoracic
    • 5:30 - 6:30 pm

      Welcome Cocktail Reception with Exhibitors
    • 6:30 pm

      Program Concludes for the Day

    Day 2 Friday, November 6, 2020

    • 7:00 am

      Breakfast and Exhibit Hours
    • 8:00 - 10:00 am

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Supra Clavicular Brachial Plexus
      • Infra Clavicular Brachial Plexus
      • Branch Level Plexus
      • Peripheral Nerves: Supra Scapular, Axiliary, Long Thoracic
    • 10:00 - 10:30 am

      Dedicated Exhibit Time
    • 10:30 - 11:00 am

      Live Demonstration of the Radial Nerve
    • 11:00 - 11:30 am

      Radial Nerve: Normal and Pathological Appearance
    • 11:30 - 12:30 pm

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Upper Radial (Spiral Groove)
      • Distal Forearm and Elbow
      • Deep Branch of Radial Nerve
      • Superficial Sensory Branch
    • 12:30 - 1:30 pm

      Lunch
    • 1:30 - 1:50 pm

      Live Demonstration of the Ulnar Nerve
    • 1:50 - 2:30 pm

      Ulnar Nerve: Normal and Pathological Appearance
    • 2:30 - 3:30 pm

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Humerus Level
      • Elbow Level
      • Forearm Level
      • Wrist Level
    • 3:30 - 4:00 pm

      Dedicated Exhibit Time
    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm

      Case Studies
    • 5:00 pm

      Program Concludes for the Day

    Day 3 Saturday, November 7, 2020

    • 7:00 am

      Exhibit Hours and Breakfast
    • 8:00 - 8:30 am

      Hands On Live Scanning of the Median Nerve
    • 8:30 - 9:00 am

      Median Nerve: Non CTS Lecture and Pathology
    • 9:00 - 9:30 am

      Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • 9:30 - 10:00 am

      Dedicated Exhibit Time
    • 10:00 - 12:00 noon

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
      • Humerus Level
      • Elbow/Forearm Level
      • Wrist Level
      • CTS Measurement Techniques
    • 12:00 - 1:30 pm

      Working Lunch: Billing and Coding for Ultrasound
    • 1:30 - 3:30 pm

      DIAGNOSTIC HANDS ON SCANNING LABORATORY
    • 3:30 pm

      Closing Remarks
    • 4:00 pm

      Program Concludes
  • An Ultrasound Approach to Nerves: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathies for the Upper Limb

    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

    COURSE FACULTY

    • Jeffrey Strakowski, MD

      COURSE CHAIRMAN Jeffrey Strakowski, MD

      • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of PM&R
      • Ohio State University
      • Columbus, Ohio
    • Scott J. Primack, DO

      Scott J. Primack, DO

    A WORD FROM OUR FACULTY

    Jeff Strakowski, MD, Course Director "This is a comprehensive peripheral nerve ultrasound course designed to develop skills in diagnostic and therapeutic applications for peripheral nerves of the upper limb. The didactics will include assessment of both common and less common entrapment neuropathies. This course is designed for practitioners interested in peripheral nerve anatomy and disease and designed to gain skills in localization of diagnostic assessment and pathologic condition and approach to ultrasound guided needle procedures."

    Dr. Scott Primack "With advancing ultrasound technology, it would be inevitable that neurosonology would the next area of focus since the explosion of musculoskeletal ultrasound. Specialists in sports medicine, physical medicine, neurology, orthopedics and plastic surgery will want to participate in this course to learn the anatomic relationships of structures at nerve entrapment areas in the upper and lower extremities. The course will provide outstanding training to assist the clinician in indentifying the cause, degree of the loss of function and structural abnormalities at the site of disease/injury. With the emphasis on diagnostics, the increased understanding of the anatomic characteristics of peripheral nerves and the surrounding structures will optimize ones ability management and treat patients better than ever before."

  • An Ultrasound Approach to Nerves: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment of Entrapment Neuropathies for the Upper Limb

    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

    COURSE DETAILS

    • WHO SHOULD ATTEND

      Neurologists
      Physiatrists
      Orthopedists
      Sports medicine physicians
      Anesthesiologists

    • LOCATION

      Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
      1900 E Buena Vista Drive
      Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830

    • CME ACCREDITATION

      MD CME HOURS

      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 the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons (NJAOPS) and Expert Education Institute.


      The New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. It is the policy of the NJAOPS to comply with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education. In keeping with these standards, all faculty participating in continuing medical education provided by NJAOPS are expected to disclose to the activity audience any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of their presentations. Joint providership of CME by NJAOPS in no way implies endorsement of any product or service. This activity is not supported by commercial funding.

      DO CME CREDIT HOURS

      This course has been accredited by the Maryland Association of Osteopathic Physicians (MAOP). MAOP is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians.

      MAOP designates this program for a maximum of 18 of AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

    • SPONSORED BY EXPERT EDUCATION INSTITUTE

      The Americans with Disabilities Act Information: Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by emailing agnes@exedinstitute.com.



      Faculty Disclosure: All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services, used on or consumed by patients.

    • Cost

      $995.00 Registration Fee

      LMITED TO 30 SPOTS TO ENSURE A LOW STUDENT TO FACULTY RATIO

    • HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

      Marriott Orlando World Center
      8701 World Center Drive
      Orlando, Florida 32821
      Phone: (407) 239-4200

    • CANCELLATION POLICY

      Cancellations made 30 days or more in advance of the event date, will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations made within 30 days will incur a 20% cancellation fee or may opt for a full credit for use toward another event.

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    November 5-7,2020 - Orlando, FL

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