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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the pathophysiology of perioperative peripheral nerve injury and associated risk factors.
  2. Distinguish various perioperative peripheral nerve injuries based on their signs and symptoms.
  3. Explain the role of intraoperative neuromonitoring in detecting and preventing perioperative peripheral nerve injuries.
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  • ACCME 2.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: CNE0322B
Published: March 30, 2022
Expires: 3/29/2025
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Daniel Kiridly, MD, MBA, Alexander M. Satin, MD, and Peter B. Derman, MD, MBA
Categories: Spine
Specialties: Neurology, Neurosurgery, Surgery