Activity information

The certificate of this workshop includes 4 CME credits. To complete the workshop you need to solve all cases. 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 online enduring material activity for a maximum of 4AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Desired Outcomes

  1. Apply an evidence-based, structured approach to patients being considered and undergoing PCI related procedures
  2. Master the terminology used in the cath lab when performing a PCI procedure
  3. Decide if PCI is indicated for specific conditions and in individual patients
  4. Describe why certain equipment is used during PCI procedures
  5. Follow the basic steps required to perform a successful PCI procedure
  6. Utilize the PCI techniques used for specific lesion subgroups (e.g., calcified vessels, bifurcations) in real-life cases

Target Audience

This activity is geared to meet the educational requirements of trainee Interventional Cardiologists and those considering subspecialty training in coronary intervention.

Core Competencies

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

Format

The presentational methods for this activity will be Lecture and Case Presentation.

Instructions for participation

Each participant must successfully pass all quizzes of this activity with a grade of 100% and complete a post-evaluation form. Once completed, your certificate will be made available immediately for download. If you receive a score of less than 100%, 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

Planners

The following planners for this activity have stated they have no relevant financial relationships: Franz Wiesbauer, MD, MPH; Asha Daigle; Shirley Hutchinson; Shelley Jacobs, PhD; Clemens Lang, MD; Laura Pacey, PhD; Jessica Phillips, MD; Magdalena Schimke, PhD; Anna Wonnerth, MD; William T. Choctaw, MD, JD; Harold D. Damuth, Jr., MD; Lester Holstein, MD; Michael Marchiano, MD; Nancy Williams; Stephanie Santos; Priscilla Graham.

Faculty

David G. O’Brien, MD, FRCP, 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

Medmastery is committed to protecting the privacy of personal and other information of its members. Medmastery will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the ACCME. Medmastery will keep your personal and credit information confidential when you participate in a CME Internet-based program. Medmastery collects only the information necessary to provide you with the services that you request. Additional information regarding Medmastery’s Privacy Policy can be viewed at: https://www.medmastery.com/privacy-policy

Release Date

This activity was released for credit on September 23, 2019.

Termination Date

This activity is valid for credit through September 23, 2021.