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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session F: 10:15 - 11:30 am

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

Session 21

2015 UPDATE ON HAND/WRIST DISORDERS
Anthony Mollano, MD

  • Understand treatment options for thumb basal joint arthritis.
  • Understand workup and treatment options for wrist injuries and arthritis.
  • Understand workup and treatment options for thumb sprains and ligament injuries.
  • Understand treatment options for hand tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome.

 

Session 22

TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT

Patti Duprey, MS, APRN

  • Identify various tech devices to assist in the management of diabetes.
  • Describe appropriate patient selection for different devices.

 

Session 23

MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE OVERDOSE

Martin Black, MD

  • Discuss common agents of abuse in this patient population.
  • Explain management of the acute overdose patient.
  • Discuss issues that need to be addressed following early recovery.

 

Session 24

PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY FOR THE PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER 
Mary Anne Milbert, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

  • Name the four most common congenital heart defects.
  • Discuss surgical versus device treatment for atrial septal defects.
  • Understand sub-acute bacterial endocarditis (SBE) prophylaxis according to the 2007 AHA guidelines.
  • Identify when a referral is needed for a murmur. 

 

* Eligible for pharmacology contact hours