The MDS Coffee Break CME: Tremor Module 2: Cerebellar, Cortical, Dystonic, Holmes’, Orthostatic, and Primary Writing Tremor course will provide a comprehensive overview of cerebellar, cortical, dystonic, Holmes', orthostatic, and primary writing tremor.
- Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders
FacultyJanis M. Miyasaki, MD, MEd, FRCPC ; Marcelo Merello, MD, PhD ; David Burn, FMedSci, MD, FRCP ; Robert Chen, MBBChir, MSc, FRCPC ; Carlo Colosimo, MD, FEAN ; Susan Fox, MRCP (UK), PhD ; Prashanth Kukkle, DM ; Binit Shah, MD
Course PurposeThe primary purpose of this program is to provide information on continuing education for physicians who care for Parkinson’s disease (PD) and movement disorders patients. Both standard approaches and new advances are highlighted.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this activity, learners will be able to:
1. List the characteristics of tremor
2. Identify the differential diagnoses for essential, kinetic postural, and rest tremor
3. Organize differentiating features for each diagnosis
4. List established treatments and emerging treatments for each diagnosis
Intended AudienceThis activity is intended for physicians, fellows or other practitioners in the field of Movement Disorders with an emphasis on current practice trends within the field of Movement Disorders.
Accreditation CreditThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society designates this education activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Method of ParticipationContained within the module is a pre-test, an article with supplementary case videos, a post-test, and an evaluation. Once you have complete the module and completed the evaluation, you will receive your CME certificate.
Staff DisclosureMDS staff members involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose.
Hardware and Software Requirements1. Active Internet connection (DSL or Cable). Dial-up connection will have constant buffering problem.
2. Compatible with Windows PC and MAC (256 MB of RAM or higher)
3. Activity is best viewed on Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.
4. Adobe Flash Player 12.0 (or higher).
5. Adobe Reader to print certificate.
6. Allow ActiveX controls to run on your computer: If the yellow strip appears on the top of your web browser while running the Webcast, right click on it and select Allow blocked contents to run.
7. Turn the Pop-up blocker off: On the Tools menu, point to Pop-up Blocker, and then click Turn Off Pop-up Blocker
MDS Secretariat LiaisonEricka Blackford
DisclaimerAll individuals in control of content for this course are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.