{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Intrathecal Baclofen Infusion: A Treatment for Spasticity and Secondary Generalized Dystonia - Vol. 40, No. 14

Activity Steps

Description

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

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.

Accreditation Statement:
Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Assess spasticity and the mechanism of action for intrathecal baclofen therapy.
  2. Evaluate the appropriate indications for institution of intrathecal baclofen therapy.
  3. Distinguish the basic steps for surgical placement of a subcutaneous pump and spinal catheter and complications associated with the procedure.
Price: $49.00

Credits:

  • ACPE 2.0 CEU

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. UAN# 0431-0000-19-020-H04-P

Professions: Pharmacist
Test Code: CNE0918BPH
Published: April 2019
Expires: 4/1/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Wendell B. Lake, MD