Conference Session F: 10:15 - 11:30 am
northeast regional nurse practitioner conference
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.
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.
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.
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.
* Approved for Pharmacology Credits