OB/GYN Grand Rounds-11989
7/21/2010, Niswonger Children's Hospital
Howard Herrell, M.D.
Reports there is NOT a financial interest/arrangement of affiliation with one or more organizations which could be perceived as a real or apparent COI in the context of this presentation.
Does not anticipate discussing the unapproved/investigative use of a commercial product/device during this lecture.
This Continuing Medical Education activity has not received support from any commercial source.
'Laparoscopic Entry Techniques'
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
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Identify various methods of laparoscopy entry technique          
Understand safety issues and complications associated with different techniques          
Speaker presentation skills          
Balanced, Objectives          
Evidenced Based          
Appropriate for intended audience          
Free of commercial bias    
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How well did this activity address a need you have in your practice          
Which physician attributes (core competencies) did the speaker incorporate into their presentation? Please choose all which apply:
Patient care
Practice-based learning and improvement
Interpersonal and communication skills
Medical knowledge
Systems-based practice
Based on what you heard today
Which method of laparoscopic entry is associated with the least vascular injuries?
A. Direct entry
B. Veress needle
C. Optical trochars
D. Hasson method
Correct answer is: D        
What new information/strategy do you plan to implement into your clinical practice?
What challenges or barriers might prevent you from implementing this new information/strategy?
What topics do you feel need to be addressed in future CME activities in this clinical area or others?
If you have questions, concerns, or comments about this activity, please contact: Barbara Sucher, M.B.A., Associate Dean for CME cmeadean@etsu.edu or 423.439.8081.