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Case Studies: Threatened Abortion

Overview

CME Credit Information

Credit Type
SA-CME

AMA Category 1 credits that also serve as Self Assessment Module (SAM) credits, as defined by the American Board of Radiology. Other specialists should consult their respective specialty board for applicability. SA-CME credits are accepted by the ARDMS, CCI and Sonography Canada.

Number of Credits
1

Course Objectives

1. Understand the updated Consensus Panel guidelines published in 2013 regarding threatened abortion.
2. Understand what constitutes pregnancy failure and what constitutes pregnancy of uncertain viability.
3. Be able to recommend appropriate follow up studies.

Target Audience

Physicians, sonographers and others who perform and/or interpret obstetric ultrasound.

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), Sonography Canada and most other credentialing organizations.

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

Estimated Time for Completion
Approximately 1 hour
Date of Release
Date of Most Recent Review
Expiration Date

Faculty

Anthony L. Filly MD
Chairman, Dept of Medicine
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
Monterey, California
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
Stanford University
Palo Alto, California

Disclosure

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

Tony Filly MD discloses no financial interests with commercial interests.

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

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