SPEAKER: Brett George, M.D., PGY2 University of Tennessee, HSC
TITLE: Psychiatric Considerations in the Burn Patient
DATE: Thursday, May 10, 2018
LOCATION: 956 Court Ave. Coleman Building-South Auditorium. A137
Following this activity, the participants should be able to:
- Recognize three distinct phases of treatment (acute, intermediate, and long-term) in patients with burn injuries.
- Utilize DSM-5 criteria to make a correct diagnosis of Delirium and Acute Stress Disorder in burn patients.
- Review pharmacotherapy with emphasis on practice guidelines in the treatment of the acute burn patients.
- Review psychological effects of burns and psychotherapy treatment goals.
DISCLOSURE: Dr. George has no disclosures which need to be revealed. He will not be discussing any off-label uses of products.
Accreditation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate only with the extent of their participation.
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