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The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and the Case
Thoracic Malignancies 2009: Up for Debate
April 18, 2009
InterContinental Hotel & Bank of America Conference Center
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New insights in the area of women’s health, particularly as it relates to exercise and orthopedics will be highlighted in this one day course. Didactic presentations will be designed to educate providers on the assessment and management of medical problems in athletic and exercising women. Lectures will be used to promote an understanding of the unique problems faced by female athletes. Issues to be addressed include metabolic changes throughout the lifespan, sport-specific injuries and bone and joint health in women.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Review innovations in management of lung cancer.
- Discuss the management of mesothelioma.
- Describe the multimodality treatment of esophageal carcinoma.
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this educational activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association Council for Continuing Medical Education for Category 2 credit.
The Ohio Board of Nursing will accept at face value the number of contact hours awarded for an educational activity that has been approved for CE by a nationally accredited system of CE approval. Therefore the 7.75 physician AMA PRA Category I Credits™ will be accepted for nursing credits. Nurses from other states should contact their State Board of Nursing.