Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - A Comprehensive Review

The Oakstone Institute Specialty Review

Improve clinical performance and your ability to develop state-of-the-art rehabilitation plans with this authoritative review.

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A Comprehensive Review of PM&R

This audio program with PowerPoint slides consists of 36 state-of-the-art lectures designed to improve knowledge, competence, and performance in all subspecialty areas of PM&R. The program will enhance the learner’s ability to evaluate patients, diagnose appropriately, and develop comprehensive treatment plans designed to restore maximum function. Topics cover complex clinical problems while highlighting the most up-to-date research. It is designed for physiatrists and residents and fellows in physical medicine and rehabilitation.

It will help you to better:

  • Perform a thorough history taking, with emphasis on functional impact, and a comprehensive physical examination
  • Apply current literature to the evaluation and management of patients
  • Collaborate with colleagues in various healthcare disciplines to provide the most effective care
  • Assess relevant treatment options and draw up comprehensive treatment plans
  • Explain treatment options, rehabilitation outcomes, and prognoses to patients and families
  • Assess the need for referral to a subspecialist physiatrist or specialist in another field

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based update, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in physical medicine and rehabilitation provides a maximum of 30.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online or on disk, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so that you may expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

General Evaluation and Considerations

  • Therapeutic Modalities - Adam S. Tenforde, MD

Spine and Sports

  • Stress Fractures - Michael Fredericson, MD
  • Lumbar Spine Care Updates - Alec L. Meleger, MD
  • Cervical Spine Care Updates - Venu Akuthota, MD
  • The Role of Intervention Procedures in Spine Care - Zacharia Isaac, MD
  • The Knee and Shoulder in Sports - Dana H. Kotler, MD
  • Osteoarthritis Update - Todd P. Stitik, MD, RMSK
  • Hip Dysfunction and Pain - Kelly C. McInnis, DO
  • Exercise - Edward M. Phillips, MD
  • Concepts in Pain Management - Jennifer L. Kurz, MD
  • Current Concepts in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound - Joanne Borg-Stein, MD
  • Paralympic Sports - Cheri A. Blauwet, MD

Neuromuscular and Medical Disorders

  • Nerve Conduction and EMG Basics - Timothy R. Dilligham, MD, MS
  • Radiculopathy - James L. Sarni, MD
  • Motor Neuron Disease - Sabrina Paganoni, MD, PhD
  • Adult Neuromuscular Disease - Sabrina Paganoni, MD, PhD
  • Myopathies - Lawrence R. Robinson, MD
  • Cancer Rehabilitation - Julie K. Silver, MD
  • Cardiopulmonary Concerns - Matthew N. Bartels, MD, MPH

Pediatrics

  • Cerebral Palsy - Marykatharine Nutini, DO
  • Special Pediatric Issues in Trauma - David J. Fogelman, MD

Neurorehabilitation and General Rehabilitation

  • Rehabilitation Approach to Common Stroke Syndromes - Yong-Tae Lee, MD
  • Aphasia - Denise M. Ambrosi, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Dysphagia - Denise M. Ambrosi, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Update - Seth D. Herman, MD
  • Disorders of Consciousness - Joseph T. Giacino, PhD
  • Spinal Cord Injury Update - Sunil Sabharwal, MD, MS
  • Neurogenic Bladder and Bowel - Jayne Donovan, MD
  • Pain After Spinal Cord Injury - Thomas N. Bryce, MD
  • Sports-Related Concussion - Ross D. Zafonte, DO
  • Neuroimaging - Steven R. Flanagan, MD
  • Spasticity - Cindy B. Ivanhoe, MD
  • Burn Care - Jeffrey C. Schneider, MD
  • Amputee Care - David M. Crandell, MD
  • Palliative Care and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Dorothy Weiss Tolchin, MD, EdM

Course Directors

Ross D. Zafonte, DO

  • Earle P. and Ida S. Charlton Professor and Chair
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
  • Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

 

Jeffrey C. Schneider, MD

  • Medical Director, Trauma, Burn & Orthopedic Program
  • Division Chief, Comprehensive Rehabilitation
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Speakers

Venu Akuthota, MD

  • Professor and Vice Chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Director, PM&R Residency Program and Spine Center
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Aurora, CO

Denise M. Ambrosi, MS, CCC-SLP

  • Director of Speech Language Pathology
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Communications Sciences and Disorders
  • MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Charlestown, MA

Matthew N. Bartels, MD, MPH

  • Professor and Chairman of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Chairman, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Bronx, NY

Cheri A. Blauwet, MD

  • Instructor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School
  • Attending Physician
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital Orthopedic Sports Medicine Service
  • Director of Disability Access and Awareness
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
  • Boston, MA

Joanne Borg-Stein, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Chief, Division of Sports and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Thomas N. Bryce, MD

  • Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai University
  • New York, NY

David M. Crandell, MD

  • Instructor, Harvard Medical School
  • Medical Director, Amputee Program
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA

Timothy R. Dillingham, MD, MS

  • The William J. Erdman II Professor and Chair
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Chief Medical Officer
  • Pennsylvania Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Philadelphia, PA

Jayne Donovan, MD

  • Instructor, Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA

Steven R. Flanagan, MD

  • Howard A. Rusk Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • New York University Langone Medical Center
  • New York, NY

David J. Fogelman, MD

  • Pediatric Physiatrist
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Clinical Instructor
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Michael Fredericson, MD

  • Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Stanford, CA

Joseph T. Giacino, PhD

  • Director of Rehabilitation Neuropsychology
  • Project Director, Spaulding-Harvard TBI Model System
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Neuropsychologist, Department of Psychiatry
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Seth D. Herman, MD

  • Director of Brain Injury Medicine Fellowship
  • Instructor, Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA

Zacharia Isaac, MD

  • Director of the Division of Spine Care and Interventional Pain Management
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Associate Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Cindy B. Ivanhoe, MD

  • Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, TX

Dana H. Kotler, MD

  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA
  • Spaulding Outpatient Center – Wellesley
  • Wellesley, MA
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital
  • Newton, MA

 

Jennifer L. Kurz, MD

  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Yong-Tae Lee, MD

  • Staff Physiatrist, Clinical Instructor
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA

Kelly C. McInnis, DO

  • Instructor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Sports Medicine Center
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Alec L. Meleger, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA
  • Associate Director, Spine Center
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital
  • Newton, MA
  • Staff Attending, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA

Marykatharine Nutini, DO

  • Associate Medical Director, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston, MA
  • Associate Medical Director, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship Faculty Advisor
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Sabrina Paganoni, MD, PhD

  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Neurological Clinical Research Institute (NCRI)
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Edward M. Phillips, MD

  • Director, Institute of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Lawrence R. Robinson, MD

  • Chief, Rehabilitation Services
  • John and Sally Eaton Chair in Rehabilitation Science
  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center
  • Professor and Division Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
  • Toronto, ON

Sunil Sabharwal, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

James L. Sarni, MD

  • Clinical Instructor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Physiatrist, Massachusetts General Hospital Orthopedic Spine Clinic
  • Boston, MA

Jeffrey C. Schneider, MD

  • Medical Director, Trauma, Burn & Orthopedic Program
  • Division Chief, Comprehensive Rehabilitation
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Charlestown, MA
  • Assistant Professor
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Julie K. Silver, MD

  • Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
  • Boston, MA

Todd P. Stitik, MD, RMSK

  • Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of
  • New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • New Brunswick, NJ

Adam S. Tenforde, MD

  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Spaulding National Running Center
  • Charlestown, MA

Dorothy Weiss Tolchin, MD, EdM

  • Research Fellow
  • Harvard Law School Project on Disability
  • Cambridge, MA

Ross D. Zafonte, DO

  • Earle P. And Ida S. Charlton Professor and Chair
  • Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
  • Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 30.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: November 1, 2015
Date Credits Expire: November 1, 2018
Estimated Time to Complete: 30.5 hours

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and a post-test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this CME activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Perform a thorough history taking, with emphasis on functional impact, and a comprehensive physical examination
  • Apply current literature to the evaluation and management of patients
  • Collaborate with colleagues in various healthcare disciplines to provide the most effective care
  • Assess relevant treatment options and draw up comprehensive treatment plans
  • Explain treatment options, rehabilitation outcomes, and prognoses to patients and families
  • Assess the need for referral to a subspecialist physiatrist or specialist in another field

Intended Audience

This activity is intended for Physiatrists in Practice and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residents and Fellows.

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