Internal Medicine CME Courses

Credits: 0.75 (CE)
Format: Interactive Online
Price: Free
Release Date: Jan 19, 2018
Expiration Date: Jan 19, 2020
Summary:

This is an online, self online CME self-learning program for therapeutic updates, best practices, and emerging therapies for Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP). Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) is a chronic, acquired, autoimmune disorder affecting the peripheral nervous system. Occurring at an incidence of 4-9 people per 100,000, CIDP most commonly occurs in adults aged of 40 to 60, although it may also occur in children and the elderly.

By the end of the session the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the pathophysiology of CIDP such that it might inform treatment mechanisms
  • Identify the currently available and emerging pharmacotherapeutic treatments for management of CIDP and apply them to patient cases using evidence-based medicine
  • Modify an existing treatment plan for a specific patient with CIDP to optimize safety and efficacy following non-response to therapy
  • Describe non-pharmacological options to manage CIDP

Credits: 21 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video, DVD
Price: $595
Release Date: Nov 15, 2017
Expiration Date: Sept 30, 2020
Summary:

Meetings By Mail presents Cleveland Clinic’s Fundamental to Advanced Echocardiography. This activity meets Echocardiography Lab CME requirements for Physicians and Sonographers, and is also worth 21 ABIM MOC pointsThe program highlights practical issues in echocardiography, including new imaging technologies, multimodality imaging, the role of echo in clinical practice and guidance for structural heart interventions, as well as a focus on innovations. Several workshops will provide clinical guidance on echo’s optimal uses.

Topics include assessment of the Left Ventricle, Valvular Heart Disease, 3D Echo, Strain, Pericardial and Myocardial Disease, Stress Echo, Advanced Techniques, Lab Fundamentals, Structural Heart Disease and much more!

Credits: 13 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Interactive Online
Price: $399
Summary:
Credits: 1 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: March 22, 2017
Expiration Date: March 21, 2019
Summary:

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss the problem of “financial harm” for individual patients
  2. List the three steps of the “First, Do No Financial Harm” framework
  3. Demonstrate strategies for discussing costs and the value of recommended medical procedures with price-sensitive patients




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
Credits: 1.25 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: Dec 4, 2017
Expiration Date: Dec 4, 2019
Summary:

By the end of the session the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the role of the immune system in cancer and cancer therapy in metastatic melanoma.
  • Distinguish between the different forms of therapy presently approved for metastatic melanoma and apply them to practice, taking into account the following: treatment modalities and the recent clinical trial evidence supporting them.
  • Describe emerging (investigational) therapies for metastatic melanoma
  • Describe the challenges and barriers to care associated with treating patients with metastatic melanoma
Credits: 1 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Interactive Online
Price: Free
Release Date: 4/4/17
Expiration Date: 6/23/18
Summary:

Speakers

  • George T. Grossberg, MD Samuel W. Fordyce Professor; Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • David Beck, MD Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Topic and Learning Objectives

  • Identify different and various forms of agitation among patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD).
  • Review proposed mechanisms underlying agitation in AD and how pharmacologic agents may affect them
  • Evaluate body of evidence of current and emerging pharmacologic agents for the management of agitation/aggression in patients with AD

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: 1.25 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: Dec 4, 2017
Expiration Date: Dec 4, 2019
Summary:

By the end of the session the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the role of the immune system in cancer and cancer therapy in metastatic melanoma.
  • Distinguish between the different forms of therapy presently approved for metastatic melanoma and apply them to practice, taking into account the following: treatment modalities and the recent clinical trial evidence supporting them.
  • Describe emerging (investigational) therapies for metastatic melanoma
  • Describe the challenges and barriers to care associated with treating patients with metastatic melanoma
Credits: 4 (AMA PRA Category 1)
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: 9/14/2017
Expiration Date: 5/3/2018
Summary: