IAIME 2023 Mid-Year Virtual MedicoLegal Training Conference

June 2 - June 4, 2023

Thank you for participating in the 2023 Mid-Year Conference.

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Below is the CME/QME evaluation form. You must receive a 70% passing score on the question sections to receive the applicable CME/QME credits. Should you not receive a 70%, the form will be returned to you for another opportunity.

Please only rate the sessions you participated in.

Rate the quality of speaker presentations and answer the question(s) for each topic

1. Perspectives on Pain in the Workplace: Yngvild Olsen, MD, SAMSHA
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Which of these is NOT a physiological factor in opioid use disorder?
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2. Pain and Return to Work: Mark Hyman, MD, FIAIME
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Ignoring the results of an FCE is likely to cause permanent impairment in a patient with back pain.
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3. Marijuana in the Workplace: Jennifer Melamed, MBChB, FIAIME
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Impairment can persist for several hours after blood THC becomes undetectable.
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4. Interventional Pain in the Context of Medicolegal Evaluations: Yuri Tsirulnikov, DO, FIAIME
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Which statement is correct regarding the diagnosis facetogenic pain in the lumbar spine?
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5. Panel Discussion: Pain and Substance Abuse in the Workplace
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6. Objective Findings in the Physical Examination: Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME
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Which of the following physical examination findings are objective?
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7. The Independent Electrodiagnostic Evaluation - Michael Sellman, MD, FAAN
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You are performing an IME on an individual who reportedly has carpal tunnel syndrome for which surgery is being considered. The physical examination is equivocal. The electrodiagnostic study report diagnosis is median neuropathy at the wrist based exclusively on a slightly prolonged distal sensory latency of the median nerve. Which of the following factors would cause you to question validity of the diagnostic conclusion of CTS?
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8. Meet Your Colleagues for Further Q&A
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9. Pathway to Fellowship: Diana Kraemer, MD, FIAIME
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10. The Shoulder and Worker's Compensation: Ed McFarland, MD, FAAOS
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With regard to rotator cuff tears, which of the following statement is FALSE?
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11. MRI: Injury or Degeneration?: Lorelei Ma, MD, PhD
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In the evaluation of trauma what is the most important MRI sequence?
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12. Risk Factors for Substance Abuse: Daniel Bruns, Psy.D
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Which of the following psychological tests is strongly recommended by ACOEM?
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13. Strengthen Your Report Using Causation Analysis: Fabrice Czarnecki, MD, FIAIME
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What is the first step in the determination of the work relatedness of a medical condition?
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14. The Role of the Medical Expert: Thomas Vertetis, Esq.
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A testifying expert needs to be prepared by retaining counsel before a deposition.
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15. Panel Discussion: Educating the Trier of Fact: Fabrice Czarnecki, MD, FIAIME and Thomas Vertetis, Esq.
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A jury will appreciate the following in an expert.
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16. IME Principles & Ethics: Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME
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In keeping with their core obligations as medical professionals, physicians who practice as industry-employed physicians or independent medical examiners should:
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17. IME History and Physical Examination: Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME
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Which of the following statements about differences between a medicolegal/forensic evaluation and a regular office visit evaluation is/are true?
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18. Causation and Biostatistics: Diana Kraemer, MD, FIAIME
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A test that is 100% sensitive:
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19. Work Ability and Return to Work: Bhavesh Pandya, MD, FIAIME
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An FCE (Functional Capacity Evaluation) objectively measures a person's ability to RTW (return to work).
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20. MMI and Impairment Rating: Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME
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According to the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, when assessing impairment, there should be a consideration of the impact on Activities of Daily Living (ADLs). Which of the following is NOT considered an ADL?
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21. Writing Your Medical Expert Report: Bhavesh Pandya, MD, FIAIME
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Being OOW (out of work) may cause increased cardiovascular disease, diminished mental health, increased alcohol abuse and increase risk of death by 50%. These all can be reversed by returning to work.
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Overall would you say training conference:
Overall, were there any key points or 'pearls' that you discovered which can assist you in your IME practice?
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Do you have any suggestions or ideas for future topics?
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When completed, please allow 1 to 2 weeks for receipt of your certificate. If we have any questions for you, we will be reaching out to you. Thank you again for participating in the 2023 Mid-Year Conference.