Course Video

Part 1

Dr Richard Finkel and Dr Thomas Crawford introduce the new standard of care recommendations for SMA. They describe the diagnostic process and emphasize the importance of early diagnosis.
 

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Part 2

Dr Finkel and Dr Crawford discuss important considerations for multidisciplinary care in SMA, along with new developments in physical therapy and orthopedic care.
 

Part 3

Dr Finkel and Dr Crawford review the current best practices for nutrition and pulmonary care in SMA, and analyze how multidisciplinary care should be implemented in the acute care setting.
 

Part 4

Dr Finkel and Dr Crawford discuss how novel treatment options such as newly approved medications have impacted the outlook for patients with SMA and are changing the care setting.