Neurology Alert - March 1, 2015

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Release date: March 2015

Valid through: March 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the neurologist.

Subjects

  • Take Me Out of the Ball Game: Acute Management and Long-term Consequences of Concussion in Childhood
  • Neuroimaging Differences in Dyslexics: Chicken or Egg?
  • How Common Are Neuromuscular Disorders?
  • Predictors of Refractory Status Epilepticus
  • Stroke Alert: Report from the International Stroke Conference 2015

Objectives

  • Discuss current scientific data regarding the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disease
  • Discuss the pathogenesis and treatment of pain
  • Describe the basic science of brain function
  • Discuss new information regarding new drugs for commonly diagnosed neurological conditions

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Matthew T. McCarthy, MD, Resident, Department of Pediatric Neurology, New-York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College.

Barry E. Kosofsky, MD, PhD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Goldsmith Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neuroscience, and Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Alon Seifan, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Memory Disorders Program

Michael Rubin, MD, Professor of Clinical Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Padmaja Kandula, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Weill Cornell Medical College

Matthew E. Fink, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurologist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital

Editors

Medical Editor: Matthew E. Fink, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Neurologist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital

AHC Media executive editor: Leslie G. Coplin

Managing editor: Leslie Hamlin

Financial Disclosure

Authors Matthew T. McCarthy, MD, Barry E. Kosofsky, MD, PhD, Alon Seifan, MD, MS, Michael Rubin, MD, and Padmaja Kandula, MD report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

Neurology Alert's editor in chief, Matthew Fink, MD, is a retained consultant for Procter & Gamble. Peer reviewer M. Flint Beal, MD; executive editor Leslie Coplin; and managing editor Leslie Hamlin report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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