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4.7
312 calificaciones
78 revisiones
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Habilidades que obtendrás

Chronic RhinosinusitisSurgeryAcute RhinosinusitisDiagnostic Evaluation
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Sugerido: 2 hours...
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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
Hours to complete
20 minutos para completar

CME Information, Accreditation

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2 readings
Reading2 lecturas
CME Information10m
How To Receive CME Credit10m
Hours to complete
22 minutos para completar

Introduction

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Reading
1 videos (Total: 2 min), 2 readings
Video1 videos
Reading2 lecturas
Dr. Satish Govindaraj Bio10m
Course Objectives10m
Semana
2
Hours to complete
29 minutos para completar

Module 1: Normal Sinus Anatomy and Function

Dr. Govindaraj of the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, describes an overview of the normal sinus anatomy and function. Illustrated images and CT scans are used to review the anatomy of the paranasal sinuses. The microscopic appearance of the sinus mucosa is reviewed, utilizing dynamic multimedia to enhance the viewer’s understanding. The module concludes with a review of the various sinus drainage pathways. Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: a) Describe the normal anatomy of the sinuses. b) Describe normal sinus function. c) Assess the importance of mucociliary function....
Reading
1 videos (Total: 13 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 lecturas
Introduction to Acute and Chronic Rhinosinusitus Glossary of Terms and Objectives10m
Quiz1 ejercicios de práctica
The Basics of Sinus Disease6m
Semana
3
Hours to complete
1 horas para completar

Module 2: Acute Rhinosinusitis: Diagnosis and Treatment

In this module about acute sinusitis Dr. Govindaraj will focus on diagnosis and management. This will help you distinguish between acute bacterial from viral rhinosinusitis. The bacterial pathogens responsible for acute sinusitis are covered in-depth, as well as when antibiotic therapy can be withheld in select cases. In addition, the current Academy Guidelines for the management of acute sinusitis are reviewed, focusing on the diagnostic criteria, as well as evidence-based management of this disease process. Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: a) Explain difference between acute and chronic rhinosinusitis. b) Appropriately diagnose acute and chronic rhinosinusitis. c) Recognize the proposed pathogenesis of acute and chronic rhinosinusitis....
Reading
1 videos (Total: 17 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 lecturas
Etiology and Pathogenesis of Acute Sinusitis Objectives10m
Quiz1 ejercicios de práctica
Acute Rhinosinusitis8m
Semana
4
Hours to complete
1 horas para completar

Module 3: Chronic Rhinoinusitis: Diagnosis and Treatment

Dr. Govindaraj focuses on the diagnosis and management of chronic rhinosinusitis. The diagnostic criteria is reviewed and compared to acute sinusitis which will help to clearly distinguish between these two entities. Associated disorders that predispose patients to chronic sinusitis are discussed, as well as the diagnostic evaluation that should be performed in the workup of these patients. The role of systemic and topical therapies is also reviewed. Additionally, the current Academy Guidelines are covered in-depth, as well as the evidence-based medical management of this disease process. Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: a) Identify the causative agents for acute and chronic rhinosinusitis. b) Assess the medical management of acute and chronic rhinosinusitis. c) Evaluate the recommended antibiotic choices for acute and chronic rhinosinusitis...
Reading
1 videos (Total: 18 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Reading1 lecturas
Etiology and Pathogenesis of Chronic Rhinosinusitis Objectives10m
Quiz1 ejercicios de práctica
Chronic Rhinosinusitis Review6m
4.7

Principales revisiones

por ACFeb 7th 2017

This course has been designed to help everyone understand the basics of sinusitis, both acute and chronic, including the treatment. I would recommend this course for all.

por HFDec 22nd 2017

A brilliant and easy-to-go discussion of rhino-sinusitis, starting off with basic anatomy, and ending up in novel therapies and surgical procedures. Highly recommended.

Instructores

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Satish Govindaraj, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New York City is a leader in medical and scientific training and education, biomedical research and patient care....

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