Discover the Latest in Spinal Cord, Root, and Plexus Disorders While Earning CME through Continuum

August 11, 2011

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The August issue of Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology® presents timely articles about spinal cord, root, and plexus disorders while offering the opportunity to earn up to 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This issue is available now online at www.aan.com/continuum.

"Spinal cord, root, and plexus disorders represent a significant proportion of general neurologic problems and overlap with many subspecialty areas. This issue features a mix of diagnostic, therapeutic, and rehabilitative topics meant to assist neurologists in achieving efficient, high-quality care for patients with these disorders," said guest editor Dean Wingerchuk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), FAAN, professor of neurology at Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, AZ.

Specifically, the new Continuum® includes articles on:

  • Treatment of Acute Transverse Myelitis and Its Early Complications
  • Diagnostic Approach to Myeloneuropathy
  • Infectious, Autoimmune, and Hereditary Myelopathies
  • Rehabilitation in Transverse Myelitis
  • Acute and Chronic Polyradiculopathies
  • Metastases Involving Spinal Cord, Roots, and Plexus
  • Motor Vehicle Operation in the Setting of Multiple Sclerosis With Myelopathy: Assessment, Adaptive Equipment, Counseling, and Cessation of Driving
  • Spinal Cord Injury and a Request to Stop Treatment

You'll benefit from the insights of a distinguished multidisciplinary faculty:

  • Benjamin M. Greenberg, MD, MHS
  • Brent P. Goodman, MD
  • Joseph R. Berger, MD, FACP, FAAN
  • Sean J. Pittock, MD
  • Vanda A. Lennon, MD, PhD
  • Eoin P. Flanagan, MBBCh
  • Peter Hedera, MD, PhD
  • Cristina Sadowsky, MD
  • Daniel Becker, MD
  • Glendaliz Bosques, MD, FAAPMR
  • Janet Dean, MS, RN, CPNP, CRRN
  • John W. McDonald III, MD, PhD
  • Albert Recio, MD, RPT, PTRP
  • Elliot M. Frohman MD, PhD, FAAN
  • Devon I. Rubin, MD, FAAN
  • Kurt A. Jaeckle, MD, FAAN
  • Patricia M. Niewoehner, OTR/L, CDRS
  • Florian P. Thomas, MD, MA, PhD, FAAN
  • James Gordon, MD, FRCPC, FAAN

We welcome your feedback about any of the articles included in Continuum®. Send correspondence and letters to Editor-in-Chief Aaron Miller, MD, FAAN, at aweiss@aan.com.

For more information, visit www.aan.com/continuum.