Preoperative Examination and Surgical Management

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Screen patients for risk factors before they undergo surgical procedures, and report subsequent risks to the patient’s surgical care team.
2. Evaluate patients for preoperative cardiac risk based on the risk and complexity of the surgery and the  functional status of the patient.
3. Understand the perioperative management of diabetes.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/01/2021
Parent activity set: 

Belinda Vail, MD, FAAFP, Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, Kansas

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/01/2021
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