- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.
Weekly grand rounds as a forum for clinical and basic research updates in neurology with respect to diagnosis and management of neurological disorders and advances in neuroscience. General areas of focus will include among others the following: neuromuscular, epilepsy, sleep, movement disorders, stroke and vascular disorders, neurodegenertive, dementia and memory disorders, headaches and cranial neuralgias, autonomic disorders, and general neurologic conditions.
Neurologists and Neuropsychologists as a specialty, including both generalists and sub-specialists. Health care providers including physicians (MD's, DO's) RN, APNP, PA, PhD, as well as students, residents, and fellows. Also included are basic and clinical researchers and clinicians throughout neurology, neurosurgery, and neuropsychology especially during the monthly interdisciplinary grand rounds presentations.
To present a representative case illustrating the pitfalls of necrotizing myopathy diagnosis.
To discuss the basic clinical presentation and pathology underlying necrotizing myopathies.
To disucss specific causes of necrotizing myopathy including anti-SRP and anti-HMG-CoA reductase antibodies.
Jonathan Florczak, MD
Department of Neurology
Ryan Jacobson, MD
Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan