IJMSC: Posterior Fossa Lesion Load and Pathological Laughing and Crying in Multiple Sclerosis

Release Date: June 1, 2019Valid for Credit Through: June 1, 2020 Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health-care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Describe the association, or lack thereof, of posterior fossa lesions with the presentation […]

IJMSC: A Qualitative Study of Exercise and Physical Activity in Adolescents with Pediatric-Onset Multiple Sclerosis

Release Date: April 1, 2019Valid for Credit Through: April 1, 2020 Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health-care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Describe perceived barriers to physical activity participation for adolescents with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis […]

CMSC Practical Guidelines for the Selection of Disease Modifying Therapies in MS

Release Date: February 28, 2019Expiration Date: February 29, 2020 Introduction This guideline was developed by a group of multiple sclerosis (MS) specialists, convened by the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC), to serve as an educational guide and concise summary of available data and professional recommendations on the selection of disease-modifying therapy (DMT) for MS. […]

The Science of MS Management: Current Mechanisms in MS Therapy – Which Ones—and Why?

Release Date: February 28, 2019Credit for this program expires February 29, 2020 Target Audience This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, advanced practice clinicians, nursing professionals, pharmacists, and other members of the healthcare team who manage patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives Upon completion of this educational activity, the […]

IJMSC: Effectiveness of Fatigue Management Interventions in Reducing Severity and Impact of Fatigue in People with Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: A Systematic Review

Release Date: February 1, 2019Valid for Credit Through: February 1, 2020 Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health-care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Identify different methods of managing fatigue in people with progressive MS and the […]

New Diagnostic and MRI Criteria for MS: How Will They Change our Practice?

Target Audience This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, nurses, and advanced practice clinicians who manage patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Program Description MS care providers need to continually update best practices and procedures to accommodate guideline changes, research developments, and new therapeutic strategies. Among the newer guidelines are the updated […]

NEDA or MEDA? Defining Treatment Goals in Multiple Sclerosis

Target Audience This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, nurses, and advanced practice clinicians who manage patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Program Description In MS management, the concepts of NEDA for “no evidence of disease activity” and MEDA for “minimal evidence of disease activity” have emerged in an attempt to define […]

IJMSC: Impact of Shared Decision Making on Disease-Modifying Drug Adherence in MS

Target Audience The target audience for this activity is physicians, physician assistants, nursing professionals, and other health-care providers involved in the management of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Learning Objectives 1) Describe new approaches to optimize adherence through shared decision-making and patient engagement principles. 2) Integrate shared decision-making principles and models into clinical practice. Accreditation […]