Unique Neurological Issues

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 minutes

Unique Neurological Issues

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the classification of seizure disorders.
  2. Identify the appropriate diagnostic evaluation for a patient suspected of having a seizure disorder.
  3. List the medications used to treat an acute convulsion.
  4. Select the common medications for epilepsy and appropriately monitor them.
  5. Describe the unique features of managing seizures in the pregnant patient.
  6. Diagnose and treat migraine headaches.
  7. Recognize the indications for neuroimaging in the evaluation of headaches.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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William J. Geiger, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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