CME Credit Information

Number of Credits: 1 CME Credit

Credit Type:

AMA CAT. 1

Course Objectives

After completing this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Know the etiologies of aortic stenosis (AS)
  2. Understand the technical basics of AS evaluation with echocardiography
  3. Know the echocardiographic criteria for AS
  4. Improve the management of AS evaluation difficulties
  5. Use AS echocardiography measurements in the treatment strategy

Faculty

Sergei Yakovlev MD
Cardiac Imaging Consultant
I.V. Davidovsky Clinical Hospital
N.N.Blokhin Russian Oncological Scientific Center
Moscow, Russia

 

Accreditation

The Institute for Advanced Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Institute for Advanced Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

These credits are accepted by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).

For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board or other credentialing organization.

Target Audience

Cardiologists, echocardiographers and others who perform and/or interpret echocardiography.

System Requirements

. In order to complete this program you must have a computer with a recent browser version. You must also have the capability to display and print PDF files in order to view and print out your certificate. (Note: Your CME certificate is stored in your account and is available at any time.)

For any questions or problems concerning this program or for problems related to the printing of the certificate, please contact IAME at 802-824-4433 or info@iame.com .

Instructions for Participation and Credit

This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity during the valid credit period. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 70% on the post-test.

Follow these steps to earn CME credit:

  • Read the target audience, learning objectives, and author disclosures.
  • Study the educational content online or printed out.
  • Take the CME quiz. Choose the best answer to each test question. To receive a certificate, you must receive a passing score of 70%. We encourage you to complete the Activity Evaluation to provide feedback for future programming.

Your CME credits will be archived in the account you create and can be accessed at any time.

Estimated Time for Completion of Tutorial: Approximately 1 hour
Date of Release: October 21, 2020
Expiration Date: October 20, 2023

Disclosure

In compliance with the Essentials and Standards of the ACCME, the authors of this CME tutorial are required to disclose any significant financial or other relationships they may have with commercial interests.

Dr. Yakovlev discloses no such relationships exist.

No one at IAME who had control over the planning or content of this activity has relationships with commercial interests.