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In this issue of Rehab Grand Rounds, Doctors Michael C. Munin, Marzena Buzanowska, Jessica Berry, and Patrick Kortebein, MD join together to discuss Sarcopenia: A Primer for Physiatrists.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
• Define sarcopenia and proposed diagnostic criteria.
• Discuss the underlying pathophysiology of sarcopenia including the muscle as well as the nerve processes.
• List the main components of the diagnostic criteria of sarcopenia.
• Discuss the main treatment options in sarcopenia.
Doctors Buzanowska and Berry have reported no relevant relationships with any entities producing healthcare goods or services.
Dr. Munin has financial interests with the following any entity or entities producing health care goods or services as indicated below:
Dr. Kortebein has financial interests with the following any entity or entities producing health care goods or services as indicated below:
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.05) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to 0.5 contact hour.
For your credit transcript, please access our website 4 weeks post-completion at http://ccehs.upmc.edu and follow the link to the Credit Transcript page. If you do not provide the last 5 digits of your SSN on the next page you will not be able to access a CME credit transcript. Providing your SSN is voluntary.
Release Date: 6/11/2013 | Last Modified On: 6/11/2013 | Expires: 6/11/2014