Cleveland Clinic 4th Annual Updates in General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic’s 4th Annual Updates in General Surgery provides comprehensive focus on management and treatment options from a general surgical perspective. Complex procedures will be discussed, along with a variety of subjects affecting the rural/community surgeon. A myriad of cases and enhanced recovery protocols will be reviewed covering the wide variety of patients encountered in general surgical practice. Worth 18.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits™, this activity is eligible for American Board of Surgery (ABS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) self-assessment credits, and serves as an effective refresher course for the ABSITE training exam.
18.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits™ Plus ABS MOC Self Assessment Credits.
Hernia, colorectal and trauma surgery, surgical oncology, rural/community surgery, enhanced recovery protocols and much more!
Following this enduring material, the participants will be able to:
- Describe the management of common general surgery emergency cases.
- Describe the indications and contraindications for managing various cases of ventral and inguinal hernia repairs.
- Review and provide update on current enhanced recovery protocols.
- Rationalize patient management and treatment options for patients with breast and skin disease.
- Discuss evidence-based and cost-effective diagnostic approach for patients with common benign and malignant colorectal cases.
General surgeons, fellows, residents and other medical professionals.
Additional credit info
Release Date: 4/1/22
CME Expiration: 3/31/24
In support of improving patient care, Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.
18.5 Accredited CME & Self-Assessment credits towards ABS Continuous Certification Program.