Critical Care CME Courses

Credits: over 150 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Hardcopy, Online Publication
Price: $449 (see site for discount)
Summary: Emergency Medicine Practice is a journal both online and print Emergency Medicine CME specialiazing on a certain topic per issue, usually based on a single complaint; topics included are differential diagnosis, ED evaluation, diagnostic studies, special circumstances, treatment, common pitfalls, controversies, and patient disposition are covered. Subscribing to Emergency Medicine Practice will get a FREE subscription to EM Practice Guidelines Update. Current Emergency Medicine Practice subjects include: Infections In The Era Of Community-Acquired MRSA; Acetaminophen (Paracetamol, APAP) Overdose; Injuries Of The Pelvis And Hip; Toxic Alcohols; and more. The issue every month is good for up to 4 hours of Emergency Medicine CME credit.
Credits: 35 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Hardcopy, Online Publication
Price: $219 per guide
Release Date: Released annually in June
Expiration Date: 4 years after release
Summary: EB Medicineā€™s LLSA Study Guides aimed to help you be ready for The American Board of Emergency Medicine's annual Lifelong Learning Self-Assessment (LLSA) exam. Each of EB Medicineā€™s LLSA Study Guides contains: full reprint of the original article; answers and explanations; in-depth discussion; summary of key, must-know, points; a critique of the article; sample questions to help you quiz yourself; and a lot more. EB Medicineā€™s LLSA Study Guides is handy for immediate download or in a print form. This is a spiral bound and lays flat for studying. EB Medicine currently providing LLSA Guides for test for 2009 - 2012. Each LLSA Sudy Guide is good for about 35 hours of Emergency Medicine CME Credit.
By HPC
Credits: 21.5 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Live Course
Price: $1,345 - $1,495
Summary: This course covers procedures needed to work in the ER, ICU, and hospital wards, including what is needed for trauma management in the ER, as well as 4 hours of hands-on ultrasound education. Course topics are vascular access, arterial line placement, point-of-care ultrasound, mechanical ventilation, informed consent, procedural sedation, tube thoracostomy, thoracentesis, lumbar puncture, paracentesis, airway management. Lab skills are vascular access, ultrasound, airway management, lumbar puncture, thoracentesis, chest tube placement, paracentesis, pneumothorax evacuation, and needle decompression. Accredited by Postgraduate Institute of Medicine. Save $200-$250 with early registration at least 21 days before start of course
By HPC
Credits: 31.5 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Live Course
Price: $2,595 - $2,745
Summary: This course covers procedures needed to work in the ER, ICU, and hospital wards, including what is needed for trauma management in the ER, as well as 4 hours of hands-on ultrasound education. Course topics are vascular access, arterial line placement, point-of-care ultrasound, mechanical ventilation, informed consent, procedural sedation, tube thoracostomy, thoracentesis, lumbar puncture, paracentesis, airway management. Lab skills are vascular access, ultrasound, airway management, lumbar puncture, thoracentesis, chest tube placement, paracentesis, pneumothorax evacuation, and needle decompression. Accredited by Postgraduate Institute of Medicine. Save $200-$250 with early registration at least 21 days before start of course
By HPC
Credits: 11.5 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: $595
Expiration Date: 1/1/2018
Summary: Accredited by Postgraduate Institute of Medicine. This course from Hospital Procedures Consultants is being presented by faculty members Joseph S. Esherick, MD, FAAFP as well as Richard R. Rutherford, MD, FAAFP. This activity is directed to attending and resident physicians, midlevel providers, and medical students working in the emergency room, intensive care unit, or hospital wards. The CME course will be comprised of 17 online modules that will cover the indications, contraindications, techniques, complications, fluid analysis, and coding of these procedures.
Credits: 30 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Live Course, Multiple Formats
Price: $700
Expiration Date: 8/14/2020
Summary: Participants who attend the Critical Care Surgery Review will earn up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)ā„¢ by attending three days of didactic lectures with designated question and answer time at the end of each session and at the end of each day. The lectures will focus on best practices concepts, perioperative evaluation, surgical approaches, and strategies for follow-up. Areas of focus include: Oncologic Emergencies; Abdominal Trauma; Tumor Lysis Syndrome and Other Metabolic Complications; Acute Abdomen; Toxins and Antidotes; Anesthetic Complications and Pain Management; Thoracic Trauma; ARDS and Respiratory Failure; Thermal Injuries: Burns, Frost Bite and Hypothermia; Bleeding, Coagulation, Thrombosis and Pulmonary Emboli; SIRS and MOD and Sepsis Standards of Care; Compartment Syndromes: Extremity, Abdominal and Thoracic; Renal Physiology and Renal Failure (acute and chronic); Fluids, Electrolytes and Acid-Base; Perioperative Management of the Acute Cardiac Surgery Patient: Adult and Pediatric; GI Bleeding and Intra-Abdominal Problems in the ICU; Pelvic Trauma; Hemodynamic Assessment, Swan Ganz, Inotrope and Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump; Pediatric Trauma and Emergencies; Infectious Disease Management and Antibiotic Choices; Oxygen Transportations and Ventilator Management; Management of Endocrine Emergencies; Neurosurgical Critical Care; Managing Adult and Pediatric Transplant Patients in the ICU; Metabolism and Nutrition; and Ethical and Legal Issues in Surgical Critical Care Medicine. This review is will not only improve participantsā€™ clinical knowledge-base, but it will also help participants prepare for Critical Care Surgery exams (certifying and MOC).
Credits: over 150 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Hardcopy, Online Publication
Price: $449
Summary: Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice, a print and online Pediatric Emergency Medicine CME journal revolving around a single topic per issue, most often based on one complaint; controversies, within that topic, ED evaluation, treatment, differential diagnosis, patient disposition, special circumstances, common pitfalls, and diagnostic studies are covered. The topics that are included in the recent Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice are: Neonatal Emergencies; Jaundice; Wounds; Acute Gastroenteritis; Influenza; Anaphylaxis; and more. The monthly issue is good for up to 4 hours of Pediatric Emergency Medicine CME credit.