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Point of Care 

Release date: October 1, 2015

Expiration date: October 1, 2018

Overview

This Point-Of-Care product on Access Medicine allows physicians to research a topic and receive credit for that research. 

Target Audience

This activity is designed for family physicians.

Learning Objective

To answer clinical questions with current and relevant data to improve patient care.

Accreditation and Designation

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 Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association (IPMA) and McGraw-Hill Companies. The IPMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association designates this internet point of care activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Each structured internet point of care search is designated for .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Commercial Support

None.

Faculty and Planners Disclosure Statement

As a provider dedicated to independent education and accredited by the ACCME, IPMA must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. It is the policy of IPMA to require disclosure of the existence of any significant financial interest or other relationship a faculty member, planner, or a sponsor has with either the commercial supporter of this activity or the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation:

Editorial Board and Author Disclosures

The following individuals disclose no financial relationships:

Book

Author

Title

Adams & Victor's Principles of Neurology

Martin A. Samuels

MD

Adams & Victor's Principles of Neurology

Allan Ropper

MD

Advisory Board

Brian Sites

MD

Advisory Board

Stephen Thomas

MD

Advisory Board

Sandy Werner

MD, FACEP

Advisory Board

Mary Jo Wagner

MD, FACEP

Advisory Board

Mark A. Graber

MD, MSHCE, FACEP

Advisory Board

Camille Sabella

MD

Advisory Board

David M. Cline

MD, FACEP

Advisory Board

Gerard Doherty

MD

Advisory Board

Charles Brunicardi

MD

Advisory Board

Anderson Spickard

MD, MS, FACP

Advisory Board

Mark Dershwitz

MD, PhD

Advisory Board

Judith E. Tintinalli

MD, MS, FACEP

Advisory Board

Diane Levine

MD

Advisory Board

Madelyn Kahana

MD

Atlas of Emergency Medicine

R. Jason Thurman

MD

Atlas of Emergency Medicine

Kevin J. Knoop

MD

Atlas of Emergency Medicine

Alan B. Storrow

MD

Atlas of Emergency Medicine

Lawrence B Stack

MD

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics

Robin Deterding

MD

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics

Myron J. Levin

MD

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics

William W. Hay, Jr.

MD

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Pediatrics

Mark J. Abzug

MD

CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Surgery

Gerard Doherty

MD

Emergency Orthopedics

Robert Simon

MD

Emergency Orthopedics

Scott Sherman

MD

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Allan Pack

MBChB, PhD

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Robert Kotloff

MD

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Robert Senior

MD

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Jack A. Elias

MD

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Michael Grippi

MD

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

Joseph Loscalzo

MD, PhD

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

Anthony S. Fauci

MD

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

J. Larry Jameson

MD

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

Dan L. Longo

MD

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

Dennis L. Kasper

MD

Management of the Difficult and Failed Airway

Orlando Hung

MD

Morgan and Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology

John Wasnick

MD

Morgan and Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology

David C. Mackey

MD

Pediatric Practice: Gastroenterology

Warren P. Bishop

MD

Pediatric Practice: Infectious Disease

Samir S. Shah

MD

Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine

Jeffrey S. Ginsberg

MD

Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine

Sylvia C. McKean

MD

Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine

Daniel J. Brotman

MD

Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine

John Ross

MD

The following individuals disclose the following financial relationships:

Book

Name

Title

Commercial Interest(s)

Activity

Commercial Interest

Activity

Advisory Board

Michael D. Cabana

MD, MPH

Merck, Boerhinger Ingelheim, Pfizer, Genentech

Advisory Board

Genentech

Speakers Bureau

Advisory Board

Vincent Chiang

MD, FAAP

2minutemedicine, AugMI labs

Advisory Board

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Mark D. Siegel

MD

Sieman's

Consultant

Fishman's Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders

Jay A. Fishman

MD

Revolution Medicines, Third Rock Ventures Inc

Consultant/Advisory Board

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

Stephen Hauser

MD

Annexon, Symbiotix, Bionure

Advisory Board

Kuerer's Breast Surgical Oncology

Henry M. Kuerer

MD

Lightpoint Medical Inc

Advisory Board

Management of the Difficult and Failed Airway

Michael F. Murphy

MD

Airway Management

Advisory Board

Morgan and Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology

John F. Butterworth

MD

Cerner Corporation

Advisory Board

Planner Disclosures

The following planners disclosure no financial relationships:

Michael Crumsho

McGraw-Hill Education International & Professional, Director of Platforms, New York, NY

Heidi Ness

IPMA, Director of Education and Accreditation, Madison, WI

Method of Participation to Earn CME/CE Credit

There are no fees or pre-requisites for participating in and receiving credit for this online educational activity.  In order to obtain credit for participating in this activity during the period of October 1, 2015 through October 1, 2018, participants must: Read the educational objective and disclosure statements

  1. Complete a topic search
  1. Complete the evaluation form which includes identifying the sources used to arrive at your clinical topic answer, description of how you applied what was learned to your practice and whether it resulted in a change in knowledge, competence or performance

Credit will be issued only upon completed activity evaluation.  After submitting these forms, you will be able to print out your credit certificate.

Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in the enduring educational activity are those of the authors. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Further, attendees/participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program.

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Copyright

© Copyright 2015 by McGraw-Hill Companies. This also contains material copyrighted by third parties.

Contact Information

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