Virtual Echo Review Series | On Demand

CME/MOC On Demand
Online Education

The Virtual Echo Review is an online educational program with the Texas Heart Institute and Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center” The lecture series is designed to prepare cardiovascular specialists for the National Board of Echocardiography (NBE) examinations.

Strain Assessment: Cardio-Oncology & Other Uses

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Strain Assessment: Cardio-Oncology & Other Uses
Date of Online Release: July 21, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: July 21, 2022
Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.75 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Plana will review the basics of strain imaging and its clinical applications.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Define strain and strain rate
  • Identify the normal reference values
  • Cite the application of strain imaging in Cardio-Oncology, heart failure, and valvular heart disease

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty, and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 0.75 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 0.75 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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Strain Assessment: Cardio-Oncology & Other Uses, on July 10, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

July 21, 2020 – July 21, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from July 21, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On July 16, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Juan Carlos Plana, MD, FASE has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Cardiomyopathies

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Cardiomyopathies
Date of Online Release: July 28, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: July 28, 2022
Credits: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 1.25 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Cardiomyopathy is defined as a disease of heart muscle; they include a variety of myocardial disorders with familial and nonfamilial types. Identification of various cardiomyopathy phenotypes relies primarily upon echocardiographic assessment. Evaluation of the anatomic and functional characteristics of the heart is key for the diagnosis of dilated, hypertrophic, arrhythmogenic right ventricular, or restrictive cardiomyopathies.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize echocardiographic predictors of CMP.
  • Review echo assessment criteria for CMPs, and evaluation of systolic and diastolic function.
  • Recognize the echo images related to each of the CMPs.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 1.25 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 1.25 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 1 hour and 25 minutes.

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Cardiomyopathies, on July 15, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

July 28, 2020 – July 28, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from July 28, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On July 21, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Stephanie Coulter, MD, FACC has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Assessment of Right Ventricle Size, Function & Hemodynamics

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Assessment of Right Ventricle Size, Function & Hemodynamics
Date of Online Release: July 28, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: July 28, 2022
Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.75 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Zhang will describe echo features of evaluation of RV size and function; how to use dopplers to assess pulmonary arterial pressures.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Explain dimensions and volume cutoffs of RV and RA dilation; how indexed indices have wide ranges of normality.
  • Define echo signs of RV pressure and volume overload.
  • Explain Doppler’s to assess PAPs and pulmonary resistance.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 0.75 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 0.75 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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Assessment of Right Ventricle Size, Function & Hemodynamics, on July 17, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

July 28, 2020 – July 28, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from July 28, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On July 20, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Lily Zhang, MD has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Board Review Questions in Ultrasound Physics

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Board Review Questions in Ultrasound
Date of Online Release: August 14, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: August 14, 2022
Credits: 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.50 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Arya will review important concepts in Ultrasound Physics in a multiple-choice question format.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Define basic concepts of ultrasound physics including pulse repetition frequency, axial, lateral, temporal and spatial resolution.
  • Explain the fundamentals of the doppler equation.
  • Apply the doppler equation to clinical scenarios to calculate hemodynamic parameters

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Board Review Questions in Ultrasound Physics, on July 29, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

August 14, 2020 – August 14, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from August 14, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On July 30, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Basant Arya, MD, FACC, FAS has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Cardiac Masses

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Cardiac Masses
Date of Online Release: August 14, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: August 14, 2022
Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.75 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Thompson will review benign cardiac masses, malignant cardiac masses, and cardiac pseudomasses.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Explain and categorize cardiac masses.
  • Illustrate examples of various masses.
  • Describe echo findings of various masses.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 0.75 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 0.75 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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Board Review Questions in Ultrasound Physics, on July 29, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

August 14, 2020 – August 14, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from August 14, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 3, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Kara Thompson, MD, FAC has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Mechanical Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Mechanical Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction
Date of Online Release: August 14, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: August 14, 2022
Credits: 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.50 MOC  points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Navarijo will review the mechanical complications of acute myocardial infarction

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Explain echocardiographic features of mechanical complications in infarction.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Mechanical Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction, on August 5, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

August 14, 2020 – August 14, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from August 14, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 11, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Joseph Navarijo, MD has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Pericardial Disease

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Pericardial Disease
Date of Online Release: August 14, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: August 14, 2022
Credits: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 1.00 MOC points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Hamzeh will review the anatomy of the pericardium, normal variants on ECHO, and disease processes: pericardial effusion, cardiac tamponade and constrictive pericarditis.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Define the pericardial anatomy and the appearance of pericardial fat and effusion on Echo.
  • Explain the pathophysiology in cardiac tamponade and how to evaluate by Echo.
  • Apply the pathophysiology of constrictive pericarditis and its manifestation on Echo.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 1.00 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 1.00 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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Pericardial Disease, on August 7, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

August 14, 2020 – August 14, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from August 14, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 11, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Ihab Hamzeh, MD has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

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Simple Congenital Heart Disease

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Simple Congenital Heart Disease
Date of Online Release: August 21, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: August 21, 2022
Credits: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 1.00 MOC points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Ermis will review briefly, epidemiology of adults with congenital heart disease and echo-based review of simple congenital heart disease.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the basics related to adult congenital heart disease epidemiology.
  • Review simple congenital heart disease diagnoses focusing on echo images and parameters.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 1.00 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 1.00 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 50 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Simple Congenital Heart Disease, on August 14, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

August 21, 2020 – August 21, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from August 21, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 18, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Peter Ermis, MD has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Endocardiography in Endocarditis

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Endocardiography in Endocarditis
Date of Online Release: September 8, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: September 8, 2022
Credits: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 0.75 MOC points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Despite medical and technological advances, timely diagnosis of infective endocarditis remains a challenge. Dr. Heinle will review the appropriate use of echocardiography for the diagnosis and prognosis of this condition.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Identify clinical risk factors for infective endocarditis.
  • Recognize appreciation for the diagnostic challenges associated with infective endocarditis.
  • Explain the diagnostic and prognostic role of echocardiography for patients with suspected or known infective endocarditis

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 0.75 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 0.75 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 45 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Endocardiography in Endocarditis, on August 19, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

September 8, 2020 – September 8, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from September 8, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 20, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Sheila Heinle, MD, FASE has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Tricuspid and Pulmonary Valve Disease

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Tricuspid and Pulmonary Valve Disease
Date of Online Release: September 8, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: September 8, 2022
Credits: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 1.00 MOC points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Stainback will review normal anatomy and function & abnormal anatomy and function of both the tricuspid and pulmonary valves as evaluated by echocardiography.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Identify a framework for tricuspid and pulmonary valve disease that can be translated into reporting.
  • Differentiate acquired and congenital tricuspid and pulmonary valve diseases.
  • Calculate the systolic pulmonary artery pressure from the TR velocity.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 1.00 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 1.00 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 55 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Tricuspid and Pulmonary Valve Disease, on August 28, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

September 8, 2020 – September 8, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from September 8, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On August 31, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Ihab Hamzeh, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine; Echocardiography, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center; Houston, Texas. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.

Use of Stress Echocardiography in Coronary Artery Disease

The On-Demand video is located at the end of the Course Materials. Please read all Course Materials before participating in this activity.

Course Materials

CME Information

Title of program: Virtual Echo Review Series: Use of Stress Echocardiography in Coronary Artery Disease
Date of Online Release: September 11, 2020
Recent Review: July 14, 2021
Termination Date: September 11, 2022
Credits: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
MOC: 1.00 MOC points
CME Information – Overview

Overview

Dr. Misra will discuss the performance and interpretation of stress echo for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease.

Educational Objectives

The intended result of this activity is increased knowledge. At the conclusion of this symposium, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the stressors used for stress echo.
  • Identify the views and visualized segments needed for full evaluation.
  • Discern between a normal and abnormal stress echo and understand the implications.

Target Audience

The intended audience for this continuing medical education activity includes physicians, faculty and fellows/residents that would like to prepare for the NBE examinations.

Method of Instruction / Participation

This internet activity comprises slide sets with text and audio with post-activity assessment and evaluation.

Evaluation / Feedback

We value your feedback; please send your suggestions and comments to the Office of Continuing Medical Education at Texas Heart Institute, cme@texasheart.org.

Program Director

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute; CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health
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 1.00 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 1.00 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 60 minutes

Repurposing Statement

If you previously completed and received credit for the live activity entitled, Virtual Echo Review Series: Use of Stress Echocardiography in Coronary Artery Disease, on September 2, 2020, please note that you will not receive credit for completing this activity. Participants who take part in an identical activity, even in order to validate learning or to clarify specific topics, cannot claim, nor will the Texas Heart Institute award, duplicate credit for the activity.

Term of Approval

September 11, 2020 – September 11, 2022. Continuation of CME credit from September 11, 2022 depends upon a thorough review of the content for currency and accuracy.

Peer Review

On September 4, 2020, this continuing medical education activity was reviewed for currency and accuracy of content by Raymond Stainback, MD, Texas Heart Institute, CHI Baylor St. Luke’s Health. The course was reviewed for accuracy again on July 14, 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.

Faculty Disclosure

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.

Arunima Misra, MD has nothing to disclose relevant to this presentation.

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

This internet activity comprises of 1 presentation. By clicking on the Course Materials link, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above. After viewing the presentation, you must complete an assessment and evaluation to obtain CME credit and MOC points for this activity.

Please do not hesitate to contact the THI Office of Continuing Medical Education for further assistance at cme@texasheart.org.


By completing the Course Materials below, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the CME information provided above.

The video includes a Course Evaluation Survey and link to download your Certificate of Completion at the end.

COURSE MATERIALS

*By providing the information above, I agree to allow the Texas Heart Institute to contact me about news and events.