Gynecologic Complaints in the Adolescent Female - Emergency Medicine Reports - Jul 14, 2013

Target Audience:

This CME activity is intended for emergency physicians and family physicians.

Accreditation:

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Credit Designation:

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
This activity is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 2.25 hours of ACEP Category 1 credits.
 
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Faculty Listing:

Editors
J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD
Chair
Emergency Medicine Department
Maricopa Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Sandra M. Schneider, MD
Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Rochester, New York

CME Question Reviewer
Roger Farel, MD
Retired
Newport Beach, CA

Executive Editor
Shelley Mark

Managing Editor
Leslie Hamlin

Authors
Brianne Jo Steele, MD
Stanford Kaiser Emergency Medicine Residency

Sophia Yen, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Division of Adolescent Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital/
Stanford University Medical School

N. Ewen Wang, MD
Associate Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Division of Emergency Medicine
Department of Surgery
Stanford University Medical School

Peer Reviewer
Ghazala Q. Sharieff, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAAP
Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Palomar Pomerado Health System/
California Emergency Physicians
Clinical Professor
University of California, San Diego

Subjects:

  • Gynecologic Complaints in the Adolescent Female

Objectives:

  • recognize specific conditions in patients presenting to the emergency department
  • apply state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic techniques to patients with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
  • discuss the differential diagnosis of the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
  • explain both the likely and rare complications that may be associated with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication.

Financial Disclosure:

To reveal any potential bias in this publication, and in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education guidelines, we disclose that Roger Farel, MD (CME question reviewer) owns stock in Johnson & Johnson. Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP (editor of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports), Brian S. Skrainka, MD, FAAP, FACEP (CME question reviewer for Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports), Sandra M. Schneider, MD (editor), J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD (editor), Brianne Jo Steele, MD (author), Sophia Yen, MD, MPH (author), N. Ewen Wang, MD (author), Ghazala Q. Sharieff, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAAP (Peer Review), Shelley Mark (executive editor), and Leslie Hamlin (managing editor) report no financial relationships with companies related to the field of study covered by this CME activity.

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