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 online enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- Acquire lung ultrasound images in suspected COVID-19.
- Recognize the ultrasound findings consistent with COVID-19.
- Interpret and integrate the ultrasound results given the patient’s history and the prevalence of disease in the community.
- Apply the evidence for POCUS in COVID-19.
- Institute appropriate infection control precautions for the ultrasound system during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This activity is geared to meet the educational requirements of Emergency Physicians, Critical Care Medicine Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians, Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants.
This activity encompasses the following desirable physician attributes: Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-Based Learning & Improvement, and Systems-Based Practice.
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].
There is no commercial support for this activity.
The following planners for this activity have stated they have no relevant financial relationships: Franz Wiesbauer, MD, MPH; Elana Pearl Ben-Joseph, MD; Janice Burnett; Jessica Caporuscio; Brie Claunch; Melissa Crawford; Asha Daigle; Shirley Hutchinson; Shelley Jacobs, PhD; Madeleine Kearns; Clemens Lang, MD; Tori O’Daniel; Laura Pacey, PhD; William T. Choctaw, MD, JD; Harold D. Damuth, Jr., MD; Lester Holstein, MD; Michael Marchiano, MD; Nancy Williams; and Priscilla Graham.
David Mackenzie, MD, CM 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.
October 12, 2020.
This activity is valid for credit through October 12, 2022.