Ft. Worth Surgical Society Monthly Meeting: "The History of Surgical Chest Drains – Past to Present Innovation" (RP1605D-041216)

April 12, 2016

Each month, the Fort Worth Surgical Society holds its membership meeting and provides a different guest speaker for each one. The monthly programs provide ongoing professional development opportunities for learning assessment.    

Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians in general surgery, internal medicine, endocrinology, gastroenterology, and hematology; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, social workers, counselors and therapists. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the evidence supporting current and future treatments for many malignancies
  2. Review the advances in systemic therapies and their role in the management of advanced and potentially curable disease processes.
  3. Describe the pertinent anatomy and physiology as related to the presentation topic
  4. Identify the risk factors for the surgical procedures discussed. 
  5. Explain the most recent information about surgical intervention.


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/12/2016 - 6:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
04/12/2016 - 7:00pm CDT
Moncrief Cancer Institute
Ft Worth, TX
United States







Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance


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