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Neuromuscular Disease Review/ Management, in partnership with Midwestern State University

Course: #1641Level: Introductory 2 Hours 197 Reviews

This course reviews neuromuscular diseases and associated treatment strategies within the scope of Respiratory Therapy. In addition, this course also discusses the importance of an interdisciplinary approach to caring for neuromuscular patients.

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Course created on November 8, 2022

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Course Type: Audio, Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AARC - CRCE/2.0; CE Broker/2.0 Direct Delivery Of Respiratory Care Services, CE Broker #20-966060; IACET/0.2

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify common neuromuscular diseases with regard to respiratory therapy.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss common treatment strategies for managing neuromuscular patients.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize the role of the Respiratory Therapist in providing patient-centered care for neuromuscular patients across various healthcare disciplines.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-30 Minutes Review of Diseases
30-60 Minutes Treatment Strategies
60-100 Minutes Interdisciplinary Approach/Education
100-115 Minutes Case Review
115-120 Minutes Summary and Q&A


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Presenter Disclosure: Financial disclosures: Dr. Kurszewski is an assistant professor and clinical chair at Midwestern State University. She received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial disclosures: Dr. Kurszewski is the secretary for the Texas Society for Respiratory Care. She is also a site visitor with the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.

Financial: Dr. Jessica Fino is an assistant professor of respiratory care at Midwestern State University. She received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: There are no relevant non-financial disclosures.

Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by Midwestern State University in partnership with Continued Respiratory Therapy.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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Passing an online exam and completing a course evaluation will be required to earn continuing education credit.

Live Webinars allow presenter and participant interaction. The exam and course evaluation for these courses must be completed within 7 days of the event.

On-demand courses include texts, video and audio recordings of live webinars, and multimedia formats. The exam and course evaluation for on-demand courses must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

To participate in the course, complete the exam and course evaluation, and earn continuing education credit, you must be a Continued Respiratory Therapy member. Participants must complete the entire course; partial credit is not allowed.

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American Association for Respiratory Care

American Association for Respiratory Care

This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 2 contact hour(s) Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 188385000

CE Broker

CE Broker

Continued Respiratory Therapy is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-30700. This course is offered for 2.0 hours. If you are a licensed respiratory therapist in Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you. For Florida respiratory therapists, this course is registered in the Direct Delivery of Respiratory Care Services category.

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

Continued, LLC, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, Continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. Continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.

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