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2016 Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology (RCA) - The latest research and educational findings
THIS IS AN ONLINE COURSE - NO HARDCOPY BOOKS ARE AVAILABLE.
This newly designed online program includes 17 edited and peer-reviewed lectures selected from the ASA Refresher Courses presented at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2015. Each module contains the author’s manuscript, a pre-test and post-test. Plus, select modules contain author interviews in a podcast format.
Receive immediate access to the first five modules, plus the monthly-released module, when you purchase the full subscription!
CME Credit: 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for the full subscription. 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for each module.
Activity Release Date: August 23, 2016; modules will be released monthly and will appear in your enrollments on the ASA® Education Center.
Activity Release Date:08/23/2016
Activity Expiration Date:07/24/2020
Schedule of release of modules August 2016 module: Positioning Problems You Hope to Never Encounter (release date 8/23/16) September 2016 module: Update on Thoracic Anesthesia (release date 9/27/16) October 2016 module: My Laryngoscopy Failed. What Next? (release date 10/25/16) November 2016...
Schedule of release of modules August 2016 module: Positioning Problems You Hope to Never Encounter (release date 8/23/16) September 2016 module: Update on Thoracic Anesthesia (release date 9/27/16) October 2016 module: My Laryngoscopy Failed. What Next? (release date 10/25/16) November 2016 module: Coexisting Disease in Infants and Children: Navigating the Difficult Pathway to the Operating Room (release date 11/22/16) Stay tuned for the release of the remaining modules.
Listen to the bonus content included in the podcast author interviews.
Required Hardware / Software: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Internet connection, Media Player. Web browser version must have been released within the last three years.
Learning Objectives: After completing this activity, the learner should be able to describe the most current developments in anesthesiology, identify current theories, pharmacology, physiology and technology requisite for the practice of anesthesiology, and apply new knowledge to clinical practices.
Target Audience: Physicians involved with anesthesiology education, clinical practice and research.
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for each module.
Disclosure Statement:The American Society of Anesthesiologists remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence-based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any potential conflict of interest identified by our faculty members. It is not the intent of the American Society of Anesthesiologists to eliminate all situations of potential conflict of interest, but rather to enable those who are working with the American Society of Anesthesiologists to recognize situations that may be subject to question by others. All disclosed conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. The American Society of Anesthesiologists educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all American Society of Anesthesiologists CME activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relationships will be made available for all educational activities.
Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition.
Activity Release Date: 8/23/2016Activity Expiration Date: 8/22/2019
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