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Improve patient safety with the new Patient Safety Module – Perioperative Delirium. Gain knowledge and skills to effectively utilize tools for assessing delirium, recognize the risk factors associated with delirium and identify potential prevention and treatment options for perioperative delirium.
CME Credit:1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
CERTIFIED PROFESSIONALS IN PATIENT SAFETY (CPPS)This activity meets the criteria of the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety for 1.0 CPPS CE hours.
Activity Release Date:07/22/2016
Activity Expiration Date:07/23/2019
Learning ObjectivesAfter completing this activity, the learner will be able to:- Identify tools for assessing delirium- Discuss outcomes associated with delirium- Recognize risk factors for delirium- Identify potential prevention and treatment options for perioperative deliriumTarget...
Learning ObjectivesAfter completing this activity, the learner will be able to:- Identify tools for assessing delirium- Discuss outcomes associated with delirium- Recognize risk factors for delirium- Identify potential prevention and treatment options for perioperative deliriumTarget AudienceAnesthesiologists
Faculty and DisclosuresThe following course authors, planners, reviewers, and ASA staff have reported no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Course Authors:Christopher G. Hughes, M.D.
Course Planner:Daniel Brown, M.D.
Course Reviewer:Lorri Lee, M.D.
ASA Staff:Joseph Barnett
CME Accreditation StatementThe American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit DesignationThe American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure StatementThe American Society of Anesthesiologists remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence-based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any potential conflict of interest identified by our faculty members. It is not the intent of the American Society of Anesthesiologists to eliminate all situations of potential conflict of interest, but rather to enable those who are working with the American Society of Anesthesiologists to recognize situations that may be subject to question by others. All disclosed conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. The American Society of Anesthesiologists educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all American Society of Anesthesiologists CME activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relationships will be made available for all educational activities.
DisclaimerThe information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
Required Hardware / SoftwareInternet connection, web browser version must have been released within the last three years.
Activity Release Date: 07/22/2016
Activity Expiration Date: 07/23/2019
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