A Trauma Case Review: What Do I Do About This?

Des Moines, IA US
March 6, 2013


To provide updates in diagnostics and treatment of health care problems affecting Trauma Patients. 

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, residents and medical students who have experience in the area of trauma.

Learning Objectives

  1. Review specific recommendations from the 2013 SCCM Pain, Agitation, and Delirium guidelines that pertain directly to the trauma/surgical population.
  2. Recognize what Propofol infusions syndrome is and the risk factors associated with it.
  3. Discuss roles of various sedatives in light of the ongoing Propofol shortage.
  4. Identify specific limitations associated with using methadone for acute pain.


Rosemary Grover, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Specialist, 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).

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    03/06/2013 - 7:00am CST
    Event ends: 
    03/06/2013 - 8:00am CST
    Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
    East Tower Conference Room #8
    1111 6th Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50314
    United States

    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).

    Available Credit

    • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B


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