Anesthesiology, August 2012 CME
The focus of ANESTHESIOLOGY Journal CME is to educate readers on current developments in the science and clinical practice of anesthesiology.
Read the article by Dahmani et al. entitled “Severe emergence agitation after myringotomy in a 3-year-old child” on page 399 of this issue.
After completing this exercise, the participant will be able to:
- Dentify patients at risk for emergence agitation (EA)
- Administer appropriate medications to mitigate EA
- Provide nonpharmacologic activities to mitigate EA
- Discuss postoperative maladaptive behavioral changes with parents
Faculty & Credentials:
Authors: Souhayl Dahmani, M.D., Ph.D., Jean Mantz, M.D., Ph.D., and Francis Veyckemans, M.D.,
Editor-in-Chief: James C. Eisenach, M.D.
CME Editors: Leslie C. Jameson, M.D., and Dan J. Kopacz, M.D.
Core Competencies:Medical knowledge
CME Credit:1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.1.00 Non-physician Credit
Non-physicians may receive a Certificate of Completion stating that this activity was designated for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Required Hardware / Software:
Internet connection, Adobe Acrobat Reader