Surgery

Surgery

Lessons

0.5 hours | ACCME, ANCC

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Surgeons play an important role helping patients make preference-sensitive decisions, but they can sometimes miss opportunities to have these discussions. Although patients generally prefer being involved in decision making, they frequently do not know how best to engage in the process with their surgeons. Studies indicate that patients actively engaged in the decision-making process are more likely to receive patient-focused care. In previous research, standardized question prompt lists (QPLs) have been shown to effectively improve patient engagement in other settings. Several QPL tools are available, but greater efforts are needed to improve patient engagement in surgical decision making

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CME Information

Content

Quiz

Evaluation

Standard: Free
0.5 hours | ACCME, ANCC
COURSE DESCRIPTION

American Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting is the world’s largest educational meeting supporting the specialty, with presentations on hundreds of newly completed studies.

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CME Information

Content

Quiz

Evaluation

Standard: Free