CME Credit Hours...Varies from time to time.
CME Credits Awarded by....Medscape and many other sponsoring organizations.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics, Text-Only, Slide-Audio Lecture, Slide-Video
Lecture and Case-Based-Interactive.
Educational material last updated...New activities posted daily.
Financial Support...Many academic, specialty, and commercial sources as well as
self-supported by Medscape.
Expiration of CME Credit...Credit for most activities expires one year after posting.
activities of special interest to rheumatologists. Medscape contains a variety of educational formats:
- Reports of advances presented at
major medical conferences; typically includes several tracks with news
stories, expert interviews, and in-depth topic overviews.
- Comprehensive original
review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
FAST TRACK CLINICAL UPDATE
- Narrowly focused
original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
- Real-time online events with
synchronized visuals, and interactive questions and answers; archived
for 1 year.
- Daily reports of major current
medical research articles; 0.25 credits each
- Articles selected from a wide
selection of peer-reviewed journals.
SPECIAL REPORT CME
- Topic-based monthly email
newsletter distributed to Medscape's professional member database by
INTERACTIVE PATIENT CASES
- Original CME
activity presented to the physician in an interactive, clinical
case-based format. (See especially eMedicine CME Case Presentations
- Multimedia content certified by
professional education providers, typically from live symposia or
monographs, and then posted on Medscape and archived for one year.