Peripheral Neuropathy

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Perform evidence-based differential diagnosis to differentiate peripheral neuropathy from other conditions with similar symptoms.
2. Counsel patients on how to make healthy behavior changes, including adopting a healthy diet, engaging in regular exercise, limiting heavy alcohol consumption and avoiding exposure to toxic substances.
3. Develop an evidence-based treatment plan, including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic methods, for patients with neuropathic pain.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

Paul D Simmons, MD, FAAFP, Faculty Physician, St. Mary’s Family Medicine Residency Program, Grand Junction, Colorado

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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