USACS Mountain North Morbidity & Mortality Conference

February 7, 2018

This course will review recent ED cases for education purposes.  Each case is selected for its educational value. The ED course is reviewed and discussed as a group.  Discussion revolves around improvements that could have been made in the ED care and on the clinical decision being made by the provider.  At the end of each case, there will be a clinical pearl which incorporates evidence based medicine that is relevant to the case.  Discussion will also incorporate imporvements that can be made to ED operations to improve patient care.

Target Audience

Physicians, APPs, RN

Learning Objectives

1. Incorporate evidence based medicine moving forward after hearing about relevant evidence based medicine for each case presented at the conference

2.  Discuss each case and the improvements that could have been made in ED care and decision making.

3. Discuss improvements that can be made to ED systems in order to improve care


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 1.50 Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/07/2018 - 1:00pm EST
Event ends: 
02/07/2018 - 2:00pm EST

Michael Ruygrok, MD




Disclosure of Faculty Financial Interests or Relationships:
It is the policy of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) to insure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities, and that all contributors present information in an objective, unbiased manner without endorsement or criticism of specific products or services and that the relationships that contributors disclose will not influence their contributions. In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias. All individuals in a position to control the content of this CME activity have indicated that he/she has no relevant financial relationships, which, in the context of this CME activity, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest. Complete disclosure of relevant (or no) financial relationships will be made to learners prior to the beginning of the CME activity. All faculty pictured may not be at all scheduled course dates.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 1.50 Certificate of Participation


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