Release date: February 1, 2017
Valid through: February 1, 2020
This CME/CE activity is intended for emergency physicians and family physicians and nurses.
- Recognize specific conditions in patients presenting to the emergency department
- Apply state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic techniques to patients with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
- Discuss the differential diagnosis of the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
- Explain both the likely and rare complications that may be associated with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication.
- Maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits
- 3.0 ACEP Credits
- 1.5 AAFP Credits per monograph
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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 activity is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 3.0 hours of ACEP Category 1 Credits.
This Enduring Material activity, Emergency Medicine Reports, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 01/01/2017. 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. Approved for 3 AAFP Prescribed credits.
Jeremy Rohrlich, MD, Emergency Medicine Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Parkland Hospital, Dallas.
Richard Williams, DO, Emergency Medicine Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Parkland Hospital, Dallas.
Fernando Benitez, MD, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas.
Larissa Velez, MD, Program Director and Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas.
Catherine A. Marco, MD, FACEP, Professor, Emergency Medicine and Surgery, Wright State University, Dayton, OH.
Paula A. Fessler, RN, MS, NP, Vice President Emergency Medicine Service Line, Northwell Health, New Hyde Park, New York
Sandra M. Schneider, MD, Professor, Emergency Medicine, Hofstra North Shore–LIJ, School of Medicine, Manhasset, New York, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas
J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD, Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Scholarly Projects Advisor, University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, Emergency Department, Maricopa Integrated Health System
Executive Editor: Shelly Morrow Mark
To reveal any potential bias in this publication, and in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education guidelines, we disclose that Dr. Farel (CME question reviewer) owns stock in Johnson & Johnson. Dr. Schneider (editor), Dr. Rohrlich (author), Dr. Williams (author), Dr. Benitez (author), Dr. Velez (author), Dr. Marco (peer reviewer), Dr. Stapczynski (editor), Ms. Fessler (nurse planner), Ms. Mark (executive editor), and Ms. Coplin (executive editor) report no financial relationships with companies related to the field of study covered by this CME activity.
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