Topics in General Surgery Short Course (12 AMA PRA – Category 1 CME)


This 12 unit course is consistent with a seminar of 3-4 days duration and includes 6 CDs and accompanying detailed written summaries on the material discussed by the lecturer on each CD.

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Course Description

Emergency General Surgery in Pregnancy/Intra-Abdominal Infections
Audio-Digest General Surgery (5/7/23)
Emergency General Surgery in Pregnancy – Lindsey Beffa, MD
Management of Intra-Abdominal Infections – E. Patchen Dellinger, MD
Complications in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for the General Surgeon
Audio-Digest General Surgery (4/21/23)
Complications in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Part 1 – MacKenzie Landin, MD
Complications in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Part 2 – MacKenzie Landin, MD
Palliative Care/Pulmonary Embolism/Limb Salvage Interventions
Audio-Digest General Surgery (4/7/23)
Palliative Care as a Partner in Patient Care – Kara Bischoff, MD
Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism in the Trauma Patient – Jonathan D. Paul, MD
Limb Salvage Interventions in Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia – Laura Shin, DPM, PhD
Surgical Management of Local Breast Cancer Recurrence/Prescription Analgesics
Audio-Digest General Surgery (3/21/23)
Surgical Management of Local Breast Cancer Recurrence – Stephanie Valente, DO
Prescription Analgesics: Pearls and Pitfalls – Mark C. Bicket, MD
Imaging for Blunt Abdominal Trauma/Peripheral Arterial Injuries/Updates in Critical Care
Audio-Digest General Surgery (3/7/23)
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma vs Computed Tomography for Blunt Abdominal Trauma – Jennifer T. Cone, MD, MHS
Peripheral Arterial Injuries – Jennifer T. Cone, MD, MHS
Intravenous Fluid Administration in the Intensive Care Unit – Jason W. Smith, MD, PhD
Intensive Care Unit Delirium – Alan H. Tyroch, MD
Infectious Diseases
Audio-Digest General Surgery (2/21/23)
Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections – Elizabeth R. Benjamin, MD, PhD
Therapy for the Septic Abdomen – Mark J. Kaplan, MD
The Expanding Puzzle of SARS and COVID-19 – Eric J. Chow, MD, MPH
(GS 70:4-9)

Cancellation Policy

A course may be cancelled up to 7 days before the seminar is scheduled to take place. Once we recieve back the seminar material we will refund your tuition, minus a $50 administrative fee, to your credit card.

COURSE MATERIALS CANNOT BE REISSUED. Keep your original course materials and photocopies of your test forms until you have received full credit and documentation from TMS. Replacement test forms will be provided at a charge of $15 per test form. No exceptions.

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