Videoconferenced to: Big Flats, Corning Centerway, Corning Hospital, Ithaca, Owego, Southport, Troy Community Hospital and Wellsboro. (Lunch will be provided)
Presenter: Mark J. Lema, MD, PhD., Professor of Anesthesiology and Oncology, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: *Explain the reasons why acute pain may impact the development of chronic pain. *Analyze the evidence supporting and contradicting the linkage between acute and chronic pain. *Describe how and if anesthesiologists can impact the development of chronic postoperative pain.
This program is intended for: General Internists, Hospitalists, Family Practitioners, Medical Specialists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
Accreditation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.” Designation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic designates this live activity for a maximum of (1.0) AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.” Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement “Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by the Guthrie Health are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).