Online: Paroxysmal Events

Andrew Mower, MD is the Clinical Director of Neurology at Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware and a voluntary Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. In this Lunchtime Pediatrics session, he discusses the differential diagnosis for seizures and other neurological events, the elements in the patient history that helps differentiate whether the paroxysmal spell is or is not a seizure/neurological event, and what initial diagnostic work-up is needed to guide management. This program was captured at Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware Lunchtime Pediatrics session on October 13, 2022.

 

Target Audience

Physicians and all Pediatric Health Care providers

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants will be able to:

  • Describe the differential diagnosis for seizures and other neurological events.
  • Recognize elements in the patient history that help different whether the paroxysmal spell is a seizure/neurological event.
  • Identify what initial diagnostic work-up is needed to guide management.

 

Contact Information: If you have any questions regarding this course please contact the Course Coordinator, Betsy Lee at Betsy.Lee@nemours.org

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 MOC ABS – Surgery
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirements of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    The Nemours Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Nemours Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 0.75 Continuing Education
    This activity is designated for 0.75 continuing education credits.
Course opens: 
01/01/2024
Course expires: 
10/12/2024
Cost:
$0.00

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Speaker(s)

Andrew Mower, MS, MD

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 MOC ABS – Surgery
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirements of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    The Nemours Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Nemours Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 0.75 Continuing Education
    This activity is designated for 0.75 continuing education credits.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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