The Role of Palliative Care in the Trauma Patient
To 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 how palliative care can be utilized in the trauma population.
- Discuss brain death diagnosis.
- Review prognostication tools for use in the intensive care unit.
David Jones, MD
Medical Director, Mercy Palliative Care Services, Mercy Medical Center
Willie McClairen, MD, FACS
Trauma Medical Director, Mercy Medical Center
Speakers/Moderator 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).
DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 AOA Category 1-B CME credit(s).
- 1.00 AOA Category 1B