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.
Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.
Allied Health Care Professionals
- Review the updated classification and diagnostic criteria for Pseudotumor Cerebri Syndrome
- Discuss cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) opening pressure reference range in children
- Describe the results of the Idiopathic Intracrania Hypertension Treatement Trial
PGIV Graduating Residents
John Cox, MD
Gregory Rozansky, MD
Activity Director: Derrick Shumate, DO
Ann Helms, MD
Chad Carlson, MD
David Sabsevitz, PhD
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.
This session will include:
Impetus for topic and introduction to concept of “stigma” and epilepsy
Rate the programs designed to educate the public and overcome psychosocial barriers to treatment
Review the literature about the unusual etiology of progressive muscle weakness
Describe the human interpretation of epileptic seizures throughout history
Discuss how subsequent social stigma have created barriers to the care of patients with epilepsy
Compare challenges to overcoming stigma and promote cultural competency in the care of an ethnically diverse population with epilepsy
Review the diagnosis and treatment
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 APAAPA credit.
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.