Rheumatology On-Demand Board Review Course (NYU)
Reviewed by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Rheumatology CME Credit Hours...27.5.
Awarded by....The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School.
Cost...........$1,045 to $1,995 depending on format.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Format...Formats available: Online Streaming, DVD Video with MP4,
Audio CD with MP3, and combinations. All formats feature an indexed,
Target Audience...Rheumatologists, Orthopedists and, Internists with
a special interest in Rheumatology.
Educational material last updated...May 10, 2013.
Expiration of CME credit...May 10, 2015
Advanced Rheumatology On-Demand Board Review Course reviews and
addresses those areas of recent, solid knowledge in the
treatment of rheumatic diseases as well as those areas of new
science that are likely to prove important to the near-future
management of patients with rheumatic disease.
At the conclusion of the NYU
Advanced Rheumatology On-Demand Board Review Course , you should
be able to:
• Evaluate new and future treatment approaches for lupus
management as well as the role of specific immune cells, genetics
and cytokines in the pathogenesis of lupus and the potential to
exploit these mechanisms for therapeutic targets
• Recognize the benefits and manage risks of newly
available biologic therapies for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis,
psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
• Describe the mechanisms of fibrosis in scleroderma and
the impact of this understanding on future approaches to treatment
• Describe the mechanisms of current and pipeline
urate-lowering and anti-inflammatory therapies and their specific
roles in gout management
• Apply ACR guidelines for gout treatment to ensure better
outcomes for their patients
• Recognize the benefits and manage the risks of
established therapies for vasculitis, and develop strategies to
incorporate new approaches into the treatment algorithm
• Determine the most effective method to assess and manage
infectious status in vasculitis patients