Rehabilitation Pearls for the Pediatric Trauma Patient
The trauma conference will provide updates in diagnostics and treatment of health care problems affecting trauma patients.
Physicians, nurses, residents and medical students who have experience in the area of trauma.
- Identify indications for pediatric rehabilitation services.
- Describe indications for PT, OT, ST consultations.
- Discuss day to day management of the pediatric rehabilitation patient: bowel, skin, DVT/PE management.
- Describe injury prevention and the process of becoming an ambassador.
Fred Klingbiel, MD
Medical Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine at Childserve
Medical Director of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine at Mercy Children's Hospital and Clinics
Fred Klingbeil, MD, is the only board-certified pediatric physiatrist practicing in the state of Iowa. He serves as Medical Director of ChildServe's Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine program. Dr. Klingbeil is a renowned expert in the field of pediatric rehabilitation medicine. He earned his medical degree from Wayne State University and completed his residency at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan. His extensive authorships, panel and presentation experience includes providing clinical education at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.
Willie McCiairen, MD, FACS
Trauma Services Medical Director, Mercy Medical Center
Speaker(s) will disclose to attendees the nature of any financial relationships they have with the commercial firms providing support as well as the commercial manufacturers of products and/or the providers of services discussed in their presentations. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Continuing Education Credit
- DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 Category 2-A CME credit(s).
- 1.00 AOA Category 2A