29th Annual Conference Handouts
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Thank you for registering for the 2017 Texas Nurse Practitioner Conference. This information is available to all registered attendees of the 29th Annual TNP Conference. Below you will find the handouts for all sessions associated with the 2017 conference. (Each session is assigned a number. These numbers are referenced in the online brochure, onsite program, online evaluation forms and CE certificates). Some handouts were submitted in color so if you do not wish to print in color please be sure to check your printer settings and opt for black-n-white.

Please note that TNP will not be providing hard copies of these materials. Therefore, if you wish to have copies of these materials during the session, please print and bring them with you to the conference. Also, WIFI will not be available in the meeting rooms, so if you plan to access handouts electronically during the session, please download them to your device before entering the meeting room.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

WS01: Pharmacology Update (add'l handouts 1 & 2)
WS02: Basic Suturing
WS03: 12 Lead ECG Interpretation: The Basics and Beyond (add'l handout)
WS04: Keep Up! Hot Topics in Women's Health
WS05: Introduction to Auricular Acupuncture for Pain Management
WS06: Primary Sexual Healthcare for Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Patients
WS07: Safe Prescribing of Controlled Substances
WS08: Advanced Wound Closure
WS09: Skin Biopsy
WS10: The Management of Sexual Abuse in the Pediatric Population
WS11: Imaging Essentials: What Advanced Practice Nurses Need to Know
WS12: Substance Induced Mood and Psychotic Disorders

Friday, September 8, 2017

GS01: Legislative Welcome
GS02: Lawful Prescribing and Prevention of Diversion
F01: My Patient is Bleeding: What Do I Do? (add'l handout)
F02: Advanced Therapeutic Options for Management of the Type II Diabetic Patient
F03: Insights from Aging Mexican-American Women with a Lived Experience of Intimate Partner Violence
F04: Diagnosing and Treating ADHD in Children and Adolescents
F05: Management of Wounds in the Ambulatory Care Setting
F06: Common Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Issues that Trigger Inspector General Action
F07: Antimicrobial Resistance and Appropriate Antibiotic Selection (add'l handout)
F08: Jurisprudence for Advanced Practice Nurses in Texas
F09: Chronic Daily Headache - Who Is at Risk, and What Can the Provider do About it?
F10: Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Youth
F11: Understanding Heart Failure with Preserved EF
F12: Flipping the OSCE: A Teaching Innovation
F13: Diagnosing and Treating Cervical Spine Disorders
F14: Dermatology Diagnostic Pearls, Part 1
F15: Strategies in Treating Resistant Hypertension
F16: Contraceptives: Un-complicated
F17: Hypoglycemic Unawareness in the Geriatric Patient: A Safety Concern
F18: Financial Intelligence: What the NP Needs to Know
F19: Beyond Haldol: Pharmacological Management of Agitation in the Acute Medical Setting
F20: Dermatology Diagnostic Pearls, Part 2
F21: Genetic Variation in Candidate Biomarkers Predicts Recover & May Affect Biomarker Utility
F22: Mindful Training for Adolescents at High Risk for Depression
F23: Management of Chronic Kidney Disease and Complications in Primary Care
F24: Forensically Minded Documentation

Saturday, September 9, 2017

S25: You Want Me to Take Care of That? Basic Assessment & Treatment of Complicated Wounds
S26: The Obesity Epidemic: What Makes Us Fat?
S27: Managing Atrial Fibrillation in the Primary Care Setting
S28: Updates in Cystic Fibrosis
S29: Diagnosing and Managing Bipolar and Related Disorders in Primary Care
S30: Ethical Dilemmas in Advanced Practice: Origins and Resolutions
S31: Establishing and Evaluation a Nighttime Medical-Surgical Unit NP Program
S32: Providing Healthcare to Patients with Intellectual Disability
S33: Ventricular Rhythm Disturbances
S34: Updates in Adolescent and Adult Immunizations in Ambulatory Care (add'l handout)
S35: Understanding Syncope: Diagnosis, Risk Assessment, and Treatment
S36: Primary Care vs Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Scope of Practice (add'l handouts 1 & 2)
S37: Appraising the Evidence: Research, Guidelines, QI
S38: Treating Obesity - NOT Just with Surgery
S39: Common Thyroid Disorders
S40: Ventilation
S41: Precepting the Challenges and Rewards
S42: What Every NP Student Needs to Know Before They Graduate
S43: Antibiotic Rates, Resistance & Stewardship: The Role as the APRN
S44: Delivering Quality Care in 15 Minutes (or less) Time Slot
S45: Evaluating Chest Pain in Primary Care - additional handout
S46: Delirium vs. Dementia in Critical Care
S47: Sepsis 2016 Guidelines - What's New?
S48: Bio? Abstract? Basic Tools of the Trade
S49: Transplant - Cutting Edge Treatment for Choice for End Stage Organ Failure
S50: Cardioversion: Keys to a Safe & Successful Cardioversion
S51: Common Dermatological Conditions Referred to Surgery
S52: Follow Your Dreams: Be Your Own Boss
S53: Managing Psychiatric Conditions in Primary Care Beyond the Basics
S54: Stay Ahead of the Curve: Don't Become a Malpractice Case Study 

Sunday, September 10, 2017

GS03: The 85th Legislative Session
GS04: Secondary Prevention of ASCVD
GS05: Updates in Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis


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