Course Director

Evan D. Kharasch, M.D., Ph.D


Lauren K. Dunn, MD, PhD

Department of Anesthesiology,
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Marcel E. Durieux, MD, PhD

Department of Anesthesiology
University of Virginia Health Sciences Center
Charlottesville, Virginia

Accredited by

American Society of Anesthesiologists

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Course Description

After successfully completing this activity, the learner will be able to do the following:
- Identify the potential perioperative benefits of lidocaine infusion (5,6)
- Differentiate between the surgical procedures for which intravenous lidocaine infusion may be useful and those for which it may not (2,4,5)
- Describe the possible mechanisms of clinical effect of perioperative lidocaine infusion (1,3)

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Mar-14
Expiration Date:2020-Mar-13
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
System Requirements:
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Internet connection. Web browser version must have been released within the last three years.

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