Activity information

The certificate of this course includes 6 CME credits. To complete the course you need to pass all quizzes. Only participants with an active Pro Membership will be able to claim CME. If you want to claim CME too, please upgrade to a Pro Membership.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education(ACCME) through the joint providership of CME Consultants and Medmastery GMBH. CME Consultants is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

CME Consultants designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Desired Outcomes

  1. Acquire high-quality cardiac CT scans.
  2. Communicate using the standard cardiac CT terminology.
  3. Identify and minimize artifacts on cardiac CT images.
  4. Recognize the appearances of normal and abnormal cardiac and coronary anatomy on CT images.
  5. Apply cardiac and coronary CT analytic techniques with confidence.
  6. Write and structure an exemplary cardiac CT report.
  7. Identify and describe congenital coronary anomalies.
  8. Evaluate coronary plaque morphology and stenosis severity.
  9. Reduce the doses of ionizing radiation during cardiac CT examinations.

Target Audience

This activity is geared to meet the educational requirements of Cardiologists, Cardiologists in training (primarily), Radiologists in training, and other specialties, as interested.

Core Competencies

This activity will encompass the following desirable physician attributes: Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, Interpersonal & Communication Skills, and Practice-Based Learning & Improvement.

Format

The presentational method for this activity is Lecture.

Instructions for participation

Each participant must watch all the video lessons, successfully pass all quizzes of this activity with a grade of 70% or higher and complete a post-evaluation form. Once completed, your certificate will be made available immediately for download. If you receive a score of 69% or less, you may retake the quiz until successful.

Hardware and software requirements

Medmastery requires a modern Web browser (Internet Explorer 10+, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Google Chrome) and the latest version of Adobe Flash. Moreover, a PDF-Reader is required in order to view certain downloads. For questions or technical support, please contact [email protected].

Disclosure statement

 

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this activity.

 

Planners

The planners of this activity have nothing to disclose

Faculty

Ronak Rajani, MD, FESC, FRCP, FSCCT has nothing to disclose. The course content has been peer-reviewed for content validity and found to be evidenced-based, fair, balanced, and free from commercial bias..

 

 

Privacy statement

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Release Date

This activity was originally released for credit on December 19, 2017.

Review Date

This activity was reviewed on November 22, 2019 and December 10, 2021.

Termination Date

This activity is valid for credit through December 19, 2023.