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Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatment's for Parkinson's Disease

Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatments for Parkinson's Disease

Venue

Hyatt Regency Toronto
370 King Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 1J9
Canada

Course Description

The Evidence Based Medicine Update on Treatments for Parkinson's Disease will outline the concept of EBM and then present the findings from the recent reviews. This will be followed by case scenarios thereby putting the theory into practice.

Accreditation Statement

The Movement Disorder Society (MDS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MDS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, you should be able to accomplish the following:

  1. Explain the concept of evidence based medicine
  2. List the treatments available for the management of motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease
  3. Identify the role of each agent in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease as indicated by the evidence based review
  4. Discuss the clinical applications of each treatment in the management of Parkinson’s disease

Recommended Audience

This course is recommended for Movement Disorder specialists, general neurologists, geriatricians, neurosurgeons, neurologists in training and Health Professionals (non-physicians).

For more information contact:
MDS Education

 

Support

This course is supported in part by educational grants from: