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Fetal Cardiac Outflow Tracts: Normal and Abnormal Anatomy

    Overview

    CME Credit Information

    Credit Type
    AMA PRA Category 1 *
    Number of Credits
    2

    Course Objectives

    At the completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

    • Develop a systematic approach to four-chamber view assessment
    • Describe some of the risk factors that would increase the risk of congenital heart disease in the fetus
    • Identify some of the cardiac lesions that can be diagnosed during evaluation of the four-chamber view

    Target Audience

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

    * AMA Category 1 credits are used by physicians and other groups like PAs and certain nurses.  Category 1 credits are accepted by the ARDMS, CCI and Sonography Canada.

    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 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢. 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.

    Estimated Time for Completion
    2 hours
    Date of Release
    Expiration Date

    Faculty

    David E. Abel MD
    Chairperson, Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Ultrasound Web Based Training Committee
    Volunteer Clinical Faculty
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    University of California San Francisco
    San Francisco, 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.

    Dr. David Abel discloses no relationships 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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