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Title of program: Innovative Technologies and Techniques | Episode 7.1 – Breaking the Barrier in Cardiac and Vascular Interventions
CMET event #: 9294
Date of Online Release: October 27, 2020
Date of Original Presentation: November 6, 2019
Credits: 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.50 MOC points
CME Information – Overview
This presentation will discuss the endovascular therapies available for peripheral arterial disease from the aortoiliac system to the distal lower extremity.
The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:
- Understand the patient-specific limitations to surgical revascularization.
- Understand success rates of endovascular repair of different peripheral arterial lesions and which may be better served with endovascular repair.
- Understand newer technologies available to treat small distal arterial disease in the lower extremity.
The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents.
Method of Instruction / Participation
This enduring material comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.
Evaluation / Feedback
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Zvonimir Krajcer, MD, FACC
Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; Houston, Texas
Acknowledgment of Support
No grants were received for the production of these online enduring materials.
Accreditation / Credit Designation
Texas Heart Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Texas Heart Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ABIM MOC Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.50 Medical Knowledge 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.
Estimated Study Time
The estimated time to complete this activity, including review of the materials and completion of the course assessment is 30 minutes.
Term of Approval
October 27, 2020 through October 27, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from October 27, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.
On October 20, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Zvonimir Krajcer, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on November 1, 2021 and has been renewed for one additional year.
Disclosure of Relationships
It is the intent of the Texas Heart Institute to ensure that its educational mission and its continuing medical activities, in particular, should not be influenced by the special interests of individuals associated with its program.
In accordance with the guidelines of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, faculty members have disclosed their relationships with either the manufacturers of commercial products discussed or the corporate organizations offering educational grants for this continuing medical education activity.
Zvonimir Krajcer, MD, FACC has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.
Miguel Montero-Baker, MD receives consulting fees and honoraria from Abbott, Bard, Boston Scientific, Cook, Limflow, and Philips; and equity from Profusa and Thermapeutics.
The Planning Committee Members have nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
The THI CME Staff have nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
The Program Reviewers have nothing to disclose relevant to this program.
Course Materials and CME Credit
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