Noticing Abnormal Movements and Listening with Intent: Charcot’s Parrot


Presidential Perspective

Andrew Lees, MD, FRCP, FMedSci
The National Hospital, Queen Square, London WC1, United Kingdom

Webinar Topic: Noticing Abnormal Movements and Listening with Intent: Charcot’s Parrot
Webinar Description: A reminder that although careful inspection is important for the accurate classification of abnormal movement disorders, instant neurological diagnosis is not advisable and can lead to errors of commission and omission

Learning Objectives:

  1. Diagnose abnormal movement disorders
  2. Appreciate the limitations of video quiz shows
  3. Listen more attentively
  4. Appreciate the importance of abductive reasoning

Target Audience: Doctors who see patients with abnormal movement disorders

This lecture will be made available for on-demand viewing starting on November 4, 2020.

Accreditation Statement:
This 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.

Credit Designation Statement:
The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Satisfactory Completion
Participants must complete an evaluation for each session they attend to receive continuing medical education credit. Your chosen session(s) must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit for individual sessions is not available.

Content Validity Statement:
All recommendations involving clinical medicine in MDS activities are based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the case of patients. All scientific research referred to, reported or used in CME in support or justification of a patient care recommendations conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis. Activities that promote recommendations, treatment or manners of practicing medicine not within the definition of CME or are knowing to have risks or dangers that outweigh the benefits or are knowing to be ineffective in the treatment of patients do not constitute valid CME.

Disclosure of Financial Relationships:
All individuals in control of content for this webinar are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME. Disclosure information is available here.

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