Track: Obstetric Anesthesia
Difficult Airway Algorithm
Failed airway management is a major contributor to patient morbidity and mortality, and inadequate planning and judgment contribute to patient harm. This online course will walk you through steps for managing an unanticipated difficult airway to ensure you’re prepared for any situation.
After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:
- Conduct a preoperative airway assessment of the patient
- Identify features of the exam correlated with a possible difficult airway
- Pinpoint strategies for airway management in the anatomically difficult airway
.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Expiration Date: 07/13/2023
Put your anesthesiology knowledge to the test with this ASA best-seller. Challenge your knowledge of the fundamentals in anesthesia, including subspecialty content tailored to the generalist. The ACE program will keep you current with clinical and professional guidelines, as well as help in meeting your commitment to lifelong learning. ACE is a great learning resource for physician anesthesiologists, anesthesiology residents and members of the anesthesia care team.
Translate emerging anesthesia knowledge into your daily practice with SEE. Assess your grasp of emerging anesthesia concepts with content aggregated from more than 30 international medical journals with SEE. Receive the most important content on subjects ranging from clinical anesthesia, critical care and pain management. Stay abreast of the development of new drugs and techniques that are both relevant to your current practice and will shape your future practice.
Journal CME - 2019 June
Read the article by Guglielminotti et al. entitled “Adverse Events and Factors Associated with Potentially Avoidable Use of General Anesthesia in Cesarean Deliveries.”
This online activity educates readers on current developments in the science and clinical practice of anesthesiology.
Successful completion of this activity will enable you to:
- Describe what is classified as an avoidable use of general anesthesia for cesarean delivery
- Identify the patient- and hospital related factors associated with the risk of avoidable general anesthesia for cesarean delivery
- Discuss the potential complications of general anesthesia for cesarean delivery
Target Audience: All members of the anesthesia care team.
Expiration Date: 4/15/2022
2018 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology - April 2019 - Opioid and Other Substance Abuse in Pregnancy: Strategies for Success!
Many of the traditional therapies used during labor and delivery are inappropriate or inadequate for the care of the affected parturient. As such, it is crucial that anesthesia care providers understand the implications of opioid and other illicit substance use disorders, medication assisted therapies, and learn appropriate strategies for optimal care. This online course reviews the clinical and anesthetic management for women with substance use disorder in pregnancy. Expand your knowledge about important topics related to opioid and substance abuse in pregnancy and gain a deeper understanding of this refresher course lecture presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2017.
Expiration Date: 4/15/2022
2018 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology - October - Optimizing Pain Control and Minimizing Opioid Use Following Cesarean Delivery in Breastfeeding Parturients
This lecture summarizes various multi-modalanalgesic options to optimize pain managementpost-cesarean delivery. The role of neuraxialopioids, non-steroidal anti-inflammatories, acetaminophen, gabapentin, wound infiltration, transversus abdominis plane block, and futureanalgesic options will be reviewed. Analgesic drug exposure in breastfeeding neonates, andtechniques to minimize the transfer of analgesics into breast milk will also bediscussed.
Expiration Date: 10/22/2021
2017 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology - June 2018 - Anesthesia for Non-obstetric Surgery During Pregnancy
This refresher course lecture will provide the information required to safely anesthetize the pregnant patient presenting for non obstetric surgery. The physiologic changes of pregnancy and how it impacts on the mother, as well as the concepts of teratogenicity and apoptosis as it relates to the developing fetus will be discussed. An anesthetic plan for safely anesthetizing the mother will be presented.
Expiration Date: 06/18/2021
2018 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology - Full Subscription
2018 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology (RCA) - The latest research and educational findings THIS IS AN ONLINE COURSE - NO HARDCOPY BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE. This online program includes 15 edited and peer-reviewed lectures selected from the ASA Refresher Courses presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2017. Each module contains the author’s manuscript, a pre-test and post-test. Plus, select modules contain author interviews in a podcast format. Receive immediate access to the first three modules, plus the monthly-released module, when you purchase the full subscription! Credit Information: 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for the full subscription. 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for each module.
Expiration Date: 7/22/2022
Medication Safety and Drug Errors
Learn how to reduce medication errors and improve patient safety in the operating room. Follow and complete required actions in the medication administration process to change both behavior and processes to eliminate medication errors. This program educates through the use of compelling video and knowledge checks, and is available exclusively online.
Expiration Date: 11/21/2020
Patient Safety Highlights 2017 - Full Subscription
Learn from some of the outstanding sessions presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2017 selected to help fulfill MOCA 2.0® Part 2 Patient Safety. Test your knowledge.
Expiration Date: 01/11/2021
2017 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology - Full Subscription
This online program includes 16 edited and peer-reviewed lectures selected from the ASA Refresher Courses presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2016. Each module contains the author’s manuscript, a pre-test and post-test. Plus, select modules contain author interviews in a podcast format.
Expiration Date: 07/16/2021
Journal CME - 2018 Full Subscription
ASA’s journal, Anesthesiology, offers a CME program linked to its articles. The Anesthesiology CME Editors choose an article out of each month’s journal and write thought-provoking questions (six each month) associated with that article. The article, learning objectives, and an explanation of the program appear each month in the printed journal. By subscribing to the program and answering questions online, the user can receive up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per issue.
Expiration Date: 11/12/2021
Safe Sedation Training - SSTmoderate
Non-anesthesiologist physicians will want to know and use the most current practice to provide safe and effective moderate sedation to their patients. Make Safe Sedation Training the basis for credentialing at your facility with SSTmoderate. Group discounts available!
Expiration Date: 09/24/2020
Journal CME - 2017 Full Subscription
ASA's journal, Anesthesiology, offers a CME program linked to its articles. The Anesthesiology CME Editors choose an article out of each month’s journal and write thought-provoking questions (six each month) associated with that article. The article, learning objectives, and an explanation of the program appear each month in the printed journal. By subscribing to the program and answering questions online, the user can receive up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per issue.
Expiration Date: 11/13/2020