|This module is part of the 2021 Nebraska Medicine Primary Care Education On-Demand Series.|
Nasal Form and Function & Tackling the Drippy Nose
Christie Barnes, MD
Assistant professor; residency program director, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, UNMC
Katie Geelan-Hansen, MD
Assistant professor; facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, UNMC
Upon completion of this on-demand module, participants should be better able to:
- Identify nasal anatomy and function.
- Describe the different anatomic areas of the nose and their role in nasal obstruction.
- Describe the options for management of nasal obstruction.
- Describe the various stages of rhinorrhea.
- Identify treatment strategies for patients.
- List the potential indications for specialist referrals in the primary care setting.
Method of Participation
- Review the entire activity
- Complete the post-test and evaluation
- Print online certificate
This activity will take approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes to complete.
Term of Approval
Release Date: Mar. 17, 2021
Expiration Date: Dec. 15, 2022
Continuing Education Credits
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine. 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.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1.25 Contact Hours Awarded
Nebraska Medicine is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Faculty and Planning Committee Disclosures
Disclosure Declaration (PDF)
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:
The below faculty members have nothing to disclose:
- Christie Barnes, MD
- Katie Geelan-Hansen, MD
The below planning committee members have nothing to disclose:
- Michelle Grady, MHA
- Jacqueline Siebels, BSN, RN, NPD-BC
- Whitney Van Arsdall