American Osteopathic Association

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ROME Rocky Mountain Presentations

​The list below includes submitted presentation handouts for the 2018 ROME Rocky Mountain conference, held Feb. 1-4 in Breckenridge, Colorado. All presentations are linked in PDF format.

This live activity, ROME Rocky Mountain 2018, with a beginning date of Feb. 1, 2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Update regarding availability of slides



 Thursday, Feb. 1

Hyperbaric Oxygen and its Use in Medical Conditions
Altitude Illness and its Effect on Preexisting Medical Conditions
Diagnosis and Treatment of Heavy Menses
Advances in Heart Failure
Cannabis for Chronic Pain

 Friday, Feb. 2

Osteoarthritis Update
Managing Competitive Young Athletes with Cardiovascular Conditions
Measuring What We DO: Milestones, EPAs, Competencies
Physician Burnout: Restoring the Joy of Practice
Famous People with Diabetes: A Case Study Exploring the Use of New and Emerging Basal Insulins
The Patient Hand-Off: Emergency Department, Hospital, and Ambulatory Communication of Patient Care Transitions

 Saturday, Feb. 3

OMM Workshop: Lumbar and Pelvic OMT
Targeted Disk Replacement Surgery vs. Spinal Fusion
Understanding Immunotherapy for Allergy Treatment
Review and Updates in Statistical Methodology in Medical Research – Deciphering Evidence
Prostate Cancer: Real World vs. Data in Structuring Best Treatment

 Sunday, Feb. 4

Exercise Prescription
Direct Primary Care Broad Scope Practice Design
Wellness in a New Reality: Physician Suicide, Our Silent Epidemic
Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: An Overview