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CME / CE

A 2021 Review of What's New in the Surgical Application and Reversal of Neuromuscular Blockade

  • Authors: J. Ross Renew, MD; Sorin J. Brull, MD, FCARCSI (Hon)
  • CME / CE Released: 12/21/2021
  • Valid for credit through: 12/21/2022
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    Nurses - 0.50 ANCC Contact Hour(s) (0.5 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology)

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for anesthesiologists, surgeons, neurologists and nurses. 

The goal of this activity is to provide anesthesiologists, surgeons, and nurses with the most up-to-date information on new data regarding how best to avoid residual paralysis following neuromuscular blockade (NMB) in surgical patients.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • New guidelines relating to the safe and effective use of NMB in surgical settings
    • Regulatory updates relating to medications used in NMB in the surgical setting
    • New data related to advances in NMB during anesthesia


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Faculty

  • J. Ross Renew, MD

    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
    Vice Chair for Research
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
    Mayo Clinic
    Jacksonville, Florida

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: J. Ross Renew, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Grants for clinical research from: Merck

  • Sorin J. Brull, MD, FCARCSI (Hon)

    Emeritus Professor of Anesthesiology
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
    Mayo Clinic
    Jacksonville, Florida

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Sorin J. Brull, MD, FCARCSI (Hon), has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Senzime AB
    Grants for clinical research from: Merck, Inc.
    Stocks, stock options, or bonds from: Senzime AB

Editor

  • Frances McFarland, PhD, MA

    Associate Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Frances McFarland, PhD, MA, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME Reviewer/Nurse Planner

  • Stephanie Corder, ND, RN, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Stephanie Corder, ND, RN, CHCP, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

None of the nonfaculty planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, reselling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


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    For Physicians

  • Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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    For Nurses

  • Awarded 0.50 contact hour(s) of nursing continuing professional development for RNs and APNs; 0.50 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology.

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CME / CE

A 2021 Review of What's New in the Surgical Application and Reversal of Neuromuscular Blockade

Authors: J. Ross Renew, MD; Sorin J. Brull, MD, FCARCSI (Hon)Faculty and Disclosures

CME / CE Released: 12/21/2021

Valid for credit through: 12/21/2022

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