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13th Annual Temporal Bone Surgical Course With an Update in Otologic Surgery

Release Date: December 15, 2015
Expiration Date: December, 14, 2018

PROGRAM AGENDA

13th Annual Temporal Bone Surgical Course With an Update in Otologic Surgery
Brandon Isaacson, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Dr. Isaacson has consulted for Stryker, Advanced Bionics and Medtronic, and the CME Program has determined there is no conflict of interest.

Target Audience

This continuing medical education activity is intended for practicing ENTs, graduating senior residents and other physicians interested in an otologic surgery update.

Media
Recorded slides and audio presentation. Resource materials may include downloads of videos, print materials, slides or web pages.

Learning Objectives
After participating in this activity participants will be able to

  • Recognize the latest clinical and surgical strategies in the treatment of cholesteatoma
  • Recognize the etiologies of stapes fixation and understand the methods of modern surgical management of otosclerosis

Accreditation Statement

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Planning Committee

Cliff A. Megerian, MD, FACS
Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Richard W. and Patricia R. Pogue Chair in Auditory Surgery and Hearing Sciences
Director, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Medical Director of Cochlear Implantation
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Dr. Megerian reported no financial relationship with a commercial interest relevant to this activity.

Maroun Semaan, MD
Course Director
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Dr. Semaan reported no financial relationship with a commercial interest relevant to this activity.


Disclosure Statement

The policy of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine CME Program (CWRU CME) requires that the Activity Director, planning committee members and all activity faculty (that is, anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity) disclose to the activity participants all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Where disclosures have been made, conflicts of interest, real or apparent, must be resolved. Disclosure will be made to activity participants prior to the commencement of the activity. CWRU CME also requires that faculty make clinical recommendations based on the best available scientific evidence and that faculty identify any discussion of “off-label” or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or medical devices. 


Instructions

To receive a statement of credit for up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTMyou must:

  1. Review and reflect on the full content of the recorded sessions.
  2. Successfully complete the post-test. A score of 75% is required for passage.
  3. Complete the evaluation.

Your credits will be recorded by the CWRU CME Program and made a part of your cumulative transcript.


Estimated Time to Complete this Educational Activity
Including review of any resource material and completion of the post-test, this activity is expected to take 1.5 hours to complete.


Fee
There is no fee for this program.


To contact the CME Provider:
Email CWRU CME at medcme@case.edu


Medical Disclaimer

Medicine is an ever-changing science. As new research and clinical experience broaden our knowledge, changes in treatment and drug therapy are required. The authors have checked with sources believed to be reliable in their efforts to provide information that is complete and generally in accord with the standards accepted at the time of publication.

Although every effort is made to ensure that this material is accurate and up-to-date, it is provided for the convenience of the user and should not be considered definitive.  Since medicine is an ever-changing science, neither the authors nor Case Western Reserve School of Medicine nor any other party who has been involved in the preparation or publication of this work warrants that the information contained herein is in every respect accurate or complete, and they are not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. 

Readers are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other sources.  This information should not be construed as personal medical advice and is not intended to replace medical advice offered by physicians. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising therefrom.


Temporal Bone Resources

Kutz, Joe Walter, et al. "Management of spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea." The Laryngoscope 118.12 (2008): 2195-2199.

Isaacson, Brandon, et al. "Pediatric otogenic intracranial abscesses."Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 142.3 (2010): 434-437.

Kutz Jr, Joe Walter, Brandon Isaacson, and Peter Sargent Roland. "Canal Wall Down Mastoidectomy." Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013. 369-369.

Kutz Jr, Joe Walter, Brandon Isaacson, and Peter S. Roland. "Radical Mastoidectomy." Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013. 2237-2237.

 

 

 

 

Presenter

Brandon Isaacson, MD

Brandon Isaacson, MD Associate Professor, Otolaryngology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
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