• Danger Signaling: An Important New Principle in Trauma and Surgical Injury (Archived December 13, 2017 Session)

    Category: Administration, Education, Ethics, Other
    Carl J. Hauser, MD
    CME 1 CME Credit(s)

    Learning Objectives

    • Discuss the mechanistic similarities between infective and sterile inflammation.
    • Predict where future classifications of inflammation may discriminate between sepsis and ‘SIRS’.
    • Assess future technologic developments related to understanding sepsis and SIRS as they are proposed and tested.  
    • Create future methods of limiting Danger signaling through surgical interventions.
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    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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