Anatomical Sources and Treatment of Back Pain
low back pain, intervertebral disc displacement, intervertebral disc degeneration, spinal diseases, spinal stenosis, facet joints
Medicine and Health Sciences | Musculoskeletal Diseases | Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms | Therapeutics
Speaker: Raphael Rey Roybal, MD, MBA
Chatham Orthopaedics Associates
Savannah Spine Institute
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine treatment options for patients presenting with back pain.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Analyze the most common sources of back pain.
Ø Evaluate and apply diagnostic procedures to determine the cause of back pain.
Ø Discuss treatment options for common sources of back pain.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Raphael Rey Roybal, MD, MBA, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: October 16, 2019
Expiration Date: October 16, 2021
Roybal, Raphael R. MD, "Anatomical Sources and Treatment of Back Pain" (2019). General Surgery. 6.