General Surgery Board Review: The Oakstone Institute Board Review
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit Hours..39.
CME Credits Awarded by....Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
Cost...........$1295 to $1795 according to which formats you choose.
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Instruction Type...Didactic lectures, case-based presentations,
question-and-answer sessions, and meet-the-professor discussions.
Formats...Online Video, Video DVD, Audio MP3 and combinations
Target Audience...Surgical residents and practicing surgeons preparing for the ABS and ABSITE exams and for surgeons looking to incorporate the latest guidelines and recommendations into daily practice.
Educational material last updated...December 15, 2015.
Expiration of CME credit...December 15, 2018.
Topics covered by the General Surgery Board
Diseases of the Head, Neck, Endocrine, Breast, Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine, Colon, Rectum and Anus, Hepato-Biliary Disease and the Pancreas, Spleen, Portal Hypertension, Diaphragm, Peritoneal Cavity, Laparoscopic Surgery, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Fluids, Nutrition, Surgical Infection and many others.
Studying the General Surgery Board
will help you to better:
• Prepare for the Qualification, Certification, and Maintenance of Certification Examinations administered by the American Board of Surgery, and the American Board of Surgery In-Service Training Examination
• Describe the appropriate evaluation and management of both common and uncommon problems encountered in clinical practice
• Demonstrate an increased comprehension of the current standards and concepts in the practice of surgery
• Recognize and apply new and evolving diagnostic and therapeutic interventions and their role in changing the classical approaches to problems in general, vascular, pediatric, and general thoracic surgery