Release date: June 2016
Valid through: June 2019
This activity is intended for primary care and family practice physicians.
- Summarize recent, significant studies related to the practice of primary care medicine
- Evaluate the credibility of published data and recommendations related to primary care medicine
- Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of new diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the primary care setting.
- Maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits
- 2.25 AAFP Credits
- 3.0 ABIM MOC points
This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.
AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Osteopathic Association has approved this continuing education activity for up to 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits.
This Enduring Material activity, Primary Care Reports, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 27.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2016. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Jonathan Thornton, MD, Emergency Medicine Resident, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Thomas Hellmich, MD, Emergency Medicine Consultant, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Jeffrey Bullard-Berent, MD, Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Medical Editor: Gregory T. Wise, MD, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine, Oscar Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, President, Kettering Physicians Network, Dayton, OH
AHC Media Executive Editor: Leslie G. Coplin
Authors Jonathan Thornton, MD, and Thomas Hellmich, MD, and peer reviewer Jeffrey Bullard-Berent, MD, report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
Primary Care Reports’ editor Gregory R. Wise, MD, reports he is on the speakers bureau for the Medicines Company. Executive editor Leslie G. Coplin, and executive editor Shelly Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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