Clinical Cardiology Alert (Vol. 34, No. 3) - March 1, 2015

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Release date: March 2015

Valid through: March 2018

Target Audience

This activity is intended for the cardiologist.

Subjects

  • IV fluids
  • Bridging
  • Infective endocarditis
  • Refractory angina
  • Ticagrelor

Objectives

  • To present the latest information regarding diagnosis and treatment of cardiac disease
  • To discuss the pros and cons of these interventions, as well as possible complications
  • To discuss the pros, cons, and cost-effectiveness of new and traditional diagnostic tests
  • To present current data regarding outpatient care of cardiac patients

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Sponsor

This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

Accreditation Statement

AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Edward P. Gerstenfeld, MD, Professor of Medicine, Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco

Editors

AHC Media executive editor: Leslie Coplin

Managing editor: Neill Kimball

Editorial Board Members 

Bernard J. Gersh, MD, Professor of Medicine,Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

Edward P. Gerstenfeld, MD, Professor of Medicine, Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California, San Francisco

Atillio Maseri, MD, FRCP, Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University, Rome, Italy

Gerald M. Pohost, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Jeffrey Zimmet, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, San Francisco VA Medical Center

Financial Disclosure

Clinical Cardiology Alert's Editor, Michael H. Crawford, MD, reports no financial relationships relevant to this field of study, and peer reviewer, Ethan Weiss, MD, is a scientific advisory board member for Bionovo. Managing Editor, Neill Kimball, and Executive Editor, Leslie Coplin, report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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