General Surgery CME 2015‑2016 | CMEList.com


General Surgery CME Online Bundle with Gift Card
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General Surgery Board Review
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit Hours...50 for the Board Review plus 0.25 hours for every article you read in Practical Reviews (unlimited).
CME Credits Awarded by...Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
Cost...........$2095.
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Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures and Journal Summaries.
Formats...Online Video.
Target Audience...General Surgery.
Educational material last updated...November 1, 2014.
Expiration of CME credit...November 1, 2017.
The General Surgery CME Online Bundle with Gift Card bundle features:
• From CMEinfo - The New York General Surgery Board Review Course, featuring 53 lectures for an all-encompassing review
• From Practical Reviews - A one-year subscription, including the FREE mobile app
• A $500 Amazon.com gift card
Topics include:
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, Surgical Endoscopy, Bariatric Surgery, Fluids and Electrolytes, Operating Room Safety, Vascular Diseases, Diseases of the Breast , Burns, Laparoscopic Surgery, Hepato-Biliary Disease, Transplantation, Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy, Organ Trauma and many others.
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The New York General Surgery Board Review CourseGeneral Surgery Board Review 
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD. 
General Surgery CME Credit Hours..50.
CME Credits Awarded by....Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
Cost...........$1295 to $2095 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...Video DVD, Video MP4 DVD, Online Streaming Video, Free CME Quiz or a Combination Package. 
Target Audience:
• Diplomates of the American Board of Surgery preparing for recertification
• Residents in general surgery and surgeons who have completed their residency training and are preparing for the Qualifying Examination, the ABSITE®, the American Board of Surgery SCORE® Curriculum, as well as the American Board of Surgery MOC Examination (formerly Recertification Examination)
• Surgeons in practice who want to update and refresh their knowledge base
• Fellows in surgical specialties
• Those looking to obtain Category I CME and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program
The program fulfills the requirements of the ABMS MOC program.
Educational material last updated...November 1, 2014.
Expiration of CME credit...November 1, 2017.
The New York General Surgery Board Review Course covers the full range of general surgery subjects. Some topics include:
Cardiac Physiology, Respiratory Physiology, Anatomy that Matters (Even if you Never Operate in Those Areas), Critical Issues in the SICU, How to Improve Scores on ABS Multiple Choice Examinations, How to Pass the Certifying Exam (Oral Exam), Breast Imaging and hundreds more.

The New York General Surgery Board Review Course guides you through the maze of general surgery in a meaningful way that allows you to focus on the salient issues and enables you to take the examinations with confidence, and to achieve the required competency in medical knowledge expected by the American Board of Surgery. 

2014 Bonus Materials:
• 500 Multiple Choice Question (Bank Review): You will receive an exclusive set of 500 multiple-choice questions. 
• Study Pearls Book by Drs. Widmann, Hardy and Jacob. This review book has been updated and edited to focus on the topics most frequently covered on surgical examinations. 
• Review Sessions: There are three sessions: "How to Improve MCQ Scores and Exam-Taking Skills," and a 100-question review. "How to Pass the Certifying Exam (Oral Exam)," followed by "Demonstrations: Mock Oral Examination." There will also be two sessions for those not actively preparing for exams, including "The Next Surgical Frontier: Global Surgery" and "Medical Aspects of Presidential Assassinations." with an additional 100-question review.
• Self Assessment: The New York General Surgery Board Review Course provides up to 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program for Physicians. In order to claim the self-assessment credits, you must score 75% or higher on the post-test. 

SESAP 15 Audio Companion General Surgery Board Review 
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit Hours...30.
CME Credits Awarded by....American College of Surgeons.
Cost...........Residents...$695;  ACS Members...795; Non-Members...$895.
Instruction Type...Audio interviews with SESAP 15 authors and other experts.
Format... Audio CD, MP3 digital disc or Online Download.
Target Audience...GENERAL SURGERY.
Educational material last updated...December, 2013.
CME Credit Expires...December, 2016.
SESAP 15 Audio Companion
• Clinically focused dialogue on the SESAP 15 syllabus
• QuickFlash Review Cards that conveniently summarize essential information from each audio session
After listening to SESAP 15 Audio Companion, you should be better able to:
• Assess the current state of your knowledge of surgery and surgical conditions
• Interpret knowledge gaps in key areas of surgery and surgical conditions
• Apply new problem-solving skills to improve the health of your patients
• Apply this learning as a helpful experience in preparing for recertification examinations

Comprehensive Review of Colon and Rectal Surgery Colorectal Surgery Board Review
The Oakstone Institute Board Review

Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Colorectal CME Credit Hours...22. Also offers self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.
CME Credits Awarded by....Oakstone Publishing LLC.
Cost...........$995 to 1495 depending on the format you choose.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Format...Video - DVD & MP4; Digital-Video Stream, MP3 Download.
Target Audience...COLORECTAL SURGERY, GENERAL SURGERY.
Educational material last updated...May 30, 2015.
CME Credit Expires...May 30, 2018.
Comprehensive Review of Colon and Rectal Surgery provides a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of colorectal surgical practice. 
Topics include: 
Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer, Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Bowel Obstruction, Ileus, Diverticulitis, Colon Polyps, Colorectal Polyps, Fecal Incontinence, Rectal Prolapse, Hemorrhoids, Fissures, Fistula Disease, Colonoscopy and many others.
At the conclusion of Comprehensive Review of Colon and Rectal Surgery you should be able to:
• Outline an increased scientific and technical knowledge base in colorectal surgical practice
• Describe current patterns of care for colorectal surgical disorders
• Apply the information learned into his or her colorectal surgical practice
• Use improved competence in performing current colorectal surgical techniques

Comprehensive Review of Endocrine and Head and Neck Surgery Endocrinology CME
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Endocrine Surgery CME Credit Hours...23.25.
CME Credits Awarded by....Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
Cost...........Prices vary according to the format, from $995 to $1495.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Format...Video DVD, Video MP4, Audio CD, Audio MP3 DVD, Online Video and combination packages.
Target Audience...Practicing general surgeons, otolaryngologists and endocrine and head and neck surgeons as well as general surgery, otolaryngology and endocrine and head and neck surgical residents and fellows, medical students and nurses interested in endocrine and head and neck surgery.
Educational material last updated...January 15, 2014.
Expiration of CME credit...January 15, 2017.
With Comprehensive Review of Endocrine and Head and Neck Surgery, understand current practices in endocrine and head and neck surgery, such as managing thyroiditis, goiter surgery, reconstruction of post-ablative head and neck defects, management of parotid masses and of the compromised airway, and transoral robotic surgery for head and neck cancer.
Learn about thyroid nodules, childhood thyroid carcinoma, HPV, cutaneous malignancies of the head and neck, thyroid cancer, primary hyperparathyroidism, oral cavity lesions, and head and neck tumors.
Upon completion of Comprehensive Review of Endocrine and Head and Neck Surgery, you will be able to:
• Outline an increased scientific and technical knowledge base in endocrine and head and neck surgical practice
• Describe current patterns of care for endocrine and head and neck surgical disorders
• Apply the information learned into his or her endocrine and head and neck surgical practice
• Use improved competence in performing current endocrine and head and neck surgical techniques
• Identify areas for personal practice quality improvement and expanded breadth of service

Perioperative Management
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...18.5.
CME Credits Awarded by....Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Cost..........$695 to 1295 according to the formats you choose.
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Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Formats...Video DVD, Video MP4 DVD, Online Streaming Video, CME Information or a Combination Package. 
Target Audiences...ANESTHESIOLOGY, CRITICAL CARE, SURGERY, HOSPITAL MEDICINE, INTERNAL MEDICINE, NURSE PRACTITIONER, PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT.
Educational material last updated...July 1, 2013.
Expiration of CME credit...June 30, 2016.
Perioperative Management CME will help you to limit patient risk by proper preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management, and postoperative care.
Topics include: Perioperative Stress Response, Perioperative Management of the Hypertensive Patient, Perioperative Management of Patients with Cardiomyopathy, Allergy and Anaphylaxis, Perioperative Management of Diabetes and Hyperglycemia, Perioperative Glucose Management in the Brittle Diabetic, Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Testing, Preoperative Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Heart Failure and many more.
After viewing Perioperative Management, you will be better able to:
• Describe current guidelines for preoperative cardiac and pulmonary risk assessment and list ways to predict and prevent cardiac and pulmonary complications using preoperative testing, and intraoperative and postoperative interventions 
• Describe the perioperative risks associated with diabetes, obesity, renal insufficiency, and cognitive decline and list medical and/or surgical management strategies to minimize complications in patients with these conditions 
• Describe bleeding and thrombotic risks in surgical patients and list several strategies to reduce complications through evidence-based use of blood conservation methods, transfusion, anti-fibrinolytic agents and management of anti-thrombotic drug therapies

Practical Reviews in General Surgery General Surgery CME Practical Reviews in General Surgery
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Credit hours...56 hours per year (4 hours per issue-14 issues per year).
CME Credits Awarded by....Johns Hopkins.
Cost....Online 1 year $499; Online 2 years $998; Online PLUS Audio CD 1 year $549; Online PLUS Audio CD 2 years $1098.
Format...Audio Plus Text.
Target Audience...GENERAL SURGERY.
Educational material updated monthly (14 issues per year).
Expiration of CME credit...Two years after date of publication.
Practical Reviews in General Surgery keeps you informed of the most important research and clinical findings published in General Surgery each month.  Each issue contains: up to 22 general surgery articles summarized and reviewed , including 10-12 in downloadable audio format; downloadable PDF of written reviews with Take-Home Pearls that reinforce the audio material and give you a valuable reference for instant recall by subject; and self-assessment online quizzes to highlight key points and reinforce what you've learned.
Special Offers on Subscriptions to Practical Reviews On Demand. Unlimited Access to 28 specialties and Unlimited CME Credits.  
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Audio Digest General Surgery Platinum One Year Membership with Free $1,000 Gift Card General Surgery CME
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit Hours...Unlimited.
CME Credits Awarded by....Audio-Digest Foundation.
Cost...........$1999 includes free $1000 Gift Card.
Instruction Type...Audio Lectures.
Formats...Audio CD and MP3. 
Target Audiences...GENERAL SURGERY.
Educational material continually updated
Audio Digest General Surgery Platinum One Year Membership with Free $1,000 Gift Card includes:
Audio Digest Library - Unlimited access to over 4,000 accredited courses, presented by experts from over 120 leading institutions. Listen to relevant courses from over 500+ topic areas to cover your unique learning requirements or interests. 
Audio Digest Board Review Courses - All-new lectures specifically designed for Audio Digest, and recorded by luminary faculty from the top teaching institutions across the country. Course content is based on the ABS requirements and is appropriate for certification and recertification exam prep as well as a comprehensive review. 
MOC Self-Assessment Credit - Relevant Audio Digest General Surgery CME activities with accompanying tests can be used for ABS and/or ABCRS MOC Part 2 Self-Assessment credit.

Audio Digest General Surgery Platinum Two Year Membership with Free $2,000 Gift Card
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit Hours...Unlimited.
CME Credits Awarded by....Audio-Digest Foundation.
Cost...........$3998 includes free $2000 Gift Card.
Instruction Type...Audio Lectures.
Formats...Audio CD and MP3. 
Target Audiences...GENERAL SURGERY.
Educational material continually updated.
Audio Digest General Surgery Platinum Two Year Membership with Free $2,000 Gift Card includes:
Audio Digest Library - Unlimited access to over 4,000 accredited courses, presented by experts from over 120 leading institutions. Listen to relevant courses from over 500+ topic areas to cover your unique learning requirements or interests. 
Audio Digest Board Review Courses - All-new lectures specifically designed for Audio Digest, and recorded by luminary faculty from the top teaching institutions across the country. Course content is based on the ABS requirements and is appropriate for certification and recertification exam prep as well as a comprehensive review. 
MOC Self-Assessment Credit - Relevant Audio Digest General Surgery CME activities with accompanying tests can be used for ABS and/or ABCRS MOC Part 2 Self-Assessment credit.

Board Vitals Surgery MOC Recertification Question Bank and Prep Surgery MOC Recertification Question Bank and Prep
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
One month subscription $249; three months subscription $429; six months subscription $629.
Instruction Type...Question Bank with extensive discussion of answers.
Target Audience...Surgeons preparing for the Surgery MOC exam.
Educational material continuously updated.
CME Credits are not awarded for this program.
The Board Vitals Surgery MOC Recertification Question Bank and Prep contains 1100 Surgery MOC targeted review questions. The program offers questions, answers, explanations, and images specific to the Surgery MOC exam.
Board Vitals Surgery MOC Recertification Question Bank and Prep Features:
• Take timed exams to simulate real Surgery exam conditions (or view the Surgery MOC content in review mode)
• Topics are mapped to the Surgery Cognitive Assessment portion of the re-certification process
• Access the question bank on mobile, tablet, laptop, or desktop computers
Surgeons preparing for Board Certification should see the Board Vitals Surgery Board Review Question Bank and Study Program.

Audio-Digest General Surgery Surgery CME Audio-Digest General Surgery
Recommended by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
General Surgery CME Credit hours...24 issues (2 hours per issue) for total of 48 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Audio-Digest Foundation.
Cost...........$449.
Format...Online MP3 or Audio CD.
Target Audiences...General Surgery.
Educational material updated monthly.
Expiration of CME credit...Three years after release.
Audio-Digest General Surgery updates are based on the ABS American Board of Surgery Clinical Competencies. Audio-Digest General Surgery is designed to provide you with state-of-the-art information in general surgery, including:
• Hazards in the operating room; 
• Professional liability, risk management, and quality improvement; 
• Blood products and transfusion issues; 
• Comorbid illness in the surgical patient; 
• Surgical management of oncologic conditions;
• Intraoperative and postoperative infection; 
• Preoperative patient evaluation, including surgical risk assessment; 
• Critical care, postoperative recovery and complications; 
• Management of acute and chronic pain; and 
• Trauma and burns.

Subscribe to Audio Digest Platinum General Surgery for one or two years and receive a $1000 Gift Card (One Year) or a $2000 Gift Card (Two Years) at no charge.