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Session Information

FOC U008 - Case-Based Vignettes to Make Your Surgical Complications Less Complicated

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Thursday, August 01

CME Credits: 1.50

Location: Beekman

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Director: Yaohui Gloria Xu, MD, FAAD - Handout

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Recognize various common and uncommon surgical complications
  • Identify preventable causes to potentially reduce surgical complications
  • Determine how to manage various surgical complications with confidence

Surgical complications are a topic that never dies as it directly relates to quality patient care and patient satisfaction. It is inevitable that certain complications will occur. The key element is to partner with your patients in recognizing them, preventing them whenever possible, and managing them with confidence. Using case-based vignettes, the speaker will demonstrate that surgical complications can be less complicated, if managed correctly.