Contemporary Management of Common Endocrine Surgery Problems

 Contemporary Management of Common Endocrine Surgery Problems

 

The modules included in this enduring material are recordings of presentations from the Contemporary Management of Common Endocrine Surgery Problems (a virtual conference) held February 5, 2021. The modules will provide important multidisciplinary medical information for providers caring for patients with endocrine surgical diseases.

Release Date: March 4, 2021
Expiration Date: March 4, 2022


TARGET AUDIENCE

This enduring material is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, fellows, residents, and students involved in the care of patients with endocrine surgical diseases. 


OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of these enduring material modules, participants should be better able to:

  1. Discuss common endocrine surgery problems (thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal diseases)
  2. Describe current guidelines regarding the evaluation and management of endocrine surgical diseases
  3. Review available treatment options for patients with endocrine surgical diseases

ACCREDITATION  

JA Provider MarkIn support of improving patient care, University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians

The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this activity for 3.5 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit for the actual time spent participating in the activity.


DISCLOSURE DECLARATION

As a jointly accredited provider, the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) ensures accuracy, balance, objectivity, independence, and scientific rigor in its educational activities and is committed to protecting learners from promotion, marketing, and commercial bias. Faculty (authors, presenters, speakers) are encouraged to provide a balanced view of therapeutic options by utilizing either generic names or other options available when utilizing trade names to ensure impartiality. 

All faculty, planners, and others in a position to control continuing education content participating in a UNMC-accredited activity are required to disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. As defined by the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, ineligible companies are organizations whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. The accredited provider is responsible for mitigating relevant financial relationships in accredited continuing education.  Disclosure of these commitments and/or relationships is included in these activity materials so that participants may formulate their own judgments in interpreting its content and evaluating its recommendations. 

This activity may include presentations in which faculty may discuss off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments not yet FDA-approved. Participants should note that the use of products outside currently FDA-approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for FDA-approved indications. 

All materials are included with the permission of the faculty. The opinions expressed are those of the faculty and are not to be construed as those of UNMC. 

DISCLOSURES

The accredited provider has mitigated and is disclosing identified relevant financial relationships for the following faculty, planners, and others in control of content prior to assuming their roles. 

FACULTY

The following faculty have nothing to disclose: 

PLANNING COMMITTEE

The following planning committee members have nothing to disclose: 


SPONSOR

This enduring material is sponsored by the UNMC Department of Surgery–Division of Surgical Oncology through the resources of the UNMC Center for Continuing Education.


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QUESTIONS

If you have questions regarding this activity, please contact Brenda Ram via email.