• FEATURED

    Echocardiography – A Comprehensive Review: Oakstone Clinical Review

    Disorders covered in Echocardiography – A Comprehensive Review include:
    Coronary Artery Disease, Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Regurgitation, Mitral Stenosis, Mitral Regurgitation, Prosthetic Valves, Disease of the Myocardium, The Heart in Hypertension and many others.

    Studying Echocardiography – A Comprehensive Review will help you:
    • Select the right patients for echocardiography
    • Understand clinical indications and quality assurance issues
    • Recognize clinical uses, advantages, potential complications, and limitations of new available modalities
    • Know the techniques needed to evaluate various diseases and disorders
    • Summarize the characteristic findings of diseases of the myocardium
    • Discuss the role of echocardiography in the intraoperative, critical care, and emergency department settings

    Target Audiences:
    Cardiologists and others interested in Echocardiography.

    • Cost: $695 - $1,095
    • Credit hours: 28.25
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video, Online Audio, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: August 1, 2016
    • Expiration of CME credit: August 1, 2019
  • FEATURED

    BoardVitals Echocardiography Online CME + MOC Self-Assessment Activity with Free $1,000 Amazon or Apple Gift Card ($200 OFF – Limited Time Only!)

    Complete your CME and MOC Requirements Online with the BoardVitals Online CME + MOC Echocardiography Self-Assessment Activity with Free $1,000 Amazon or Apple Gift Card. Answer board-style questions and cases related to your specialty and earn credits fast!

    Key features of the BoardVitals Online CME + MOC Self-Assessment Activity include:
    • Thousands of board-style questions and cases with evidence based explanations for review
    • Aligned with the MOC / Recertification exam content for each specialty board
    • Answer questions to earn credits and correct wrong answers as you go
    • Earn up to 100 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and MOC credits (varies by specialty)
    • 12 month access + $1,000 Amazon or Apple Gift Card (your choice!)

    Target Audience: Physicians specializing in Echocardiogrpahy

    • Cost: $1,999
    • Credit hours: 30
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • FEATURED

    BoardVitals Echocardiography CME Self-Assessment Program ($200 OFF – Limited Time Only!)

    BoardVitals Echocardiography CME Self-Assessment Program
    • Complete your CME requirements with the BoardVitals Echocardiography CME online self-assessment program.
    • Stay current while earning up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
    • Access to more than 500 Echocardiography CME questions
    • Compare your performance against the national average – and correct your answers as you go
    • Earn credits from your smartphone, tablet, or desktop device on your schedule
    Upon completion of the Board Vitals Echocardiography CME Self-Assessment Program, you will be able to:
    • Understand basic ultrasound physics
    • Identify common associations with congenital heart defects
    • Quantify regurgitant lesions using echocardiography data

    Target Audience:
    Echocardiographers meeting CME requirements or preparing for the Echocardiography Board Exam.

    • Cost: $599
    • Credit hours: 30
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • Cleveland Clinic’s Valve Disease and Diastology Summit

    Meetings by Mail presents Cleveland Clinic’s Valve Disease and Diastology Summit. Physicians and Sonographers can meet their Echocardiography Lab CME requirements by completing this Cleveland Clinic activity. A dozen expert clinicians analyze valve disease, particularly the newest aspects of structural valve interventions.

    Topics include three dimensional echocardiography, strain imaging, echo guidance of transcatheter therapies, aortic stenosis, diastolic dysfunction, right heart function, valve regurgitation and much more. Available in Online Streaming and DVD-ROM formats.

    After completing Cleveland Clinic’s Valve Disease and Diastology Summit, you will be better able to:
    • Diagnose the severity, mechanism, etiology, and management of common and uncommon valve diseases such as aortic stenosis, mitral regurgitation, aortic regurgitation, prosthetic dysfunction, and tricuspid valve disorders
    • Assess the most recent innovations in structural valve interventions and describe their clinical use
    • Translate guideline criteria on imaging into current decision-making regarding structural valve interventions and surgical valve repair and replacement
    • Describe clinical methods

    Target Audience: Radiologists

    • Cost: $595
    • Credit hours: 17.5
    • CME credits awarded by: Cleveland Clinic
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: April 1, 2016
    • Expiration of CME credit: March 31, 2018
  • Cleveland Clinic’s Fundamental to Advanced Echocardiography

    Meetings By Mail presents Cleveland Clinic’s Fundamental to Advanced Echocardiography.

    This activity meets Echocardiography Lab CME requirements for Physicians and sonographers, and is also worth 21 ABIM MOC points. The program highlights practical issues in echocardiography, including new imaging technologies, multimodality imaging, the role of echo in clinical practice and guidance for structural heart interventions, as well as a focus on innovations. Several workshops will provide clinical guidance on echo’s optimal uses.

    Topics covered by Cleveland Clinic’s Fundamental to Advanced Echocardiography include:
    Assessment of the Left Ventricle, Valvular Heart Disease, 3D Echo, Strain, Pericardial and Myocardial Disease, Stress Echo, Advanced Techniques, Lab Fundamentals, Structural Heart Disease and much more!

    Target Audiences: Radiologists

    • Cost: $595
    • Credit hours: 21
    • CME credits awarded by: Cleveland Clinic
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: November 15, 2017
    • Expiration of CME credit: November 14, 2020
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)

    After registering, log on and navigate to JUM Tests. The Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM) provides 2 or 3 CME self-study tests in every issue. Areas of interest are: Breast, Basic Science, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Gynecology, Musculoskeletal, Obstetrics, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Radiology/General and Vascular.

    Some recent activities are:
    • Is Sonothrombolysis an Effective Stroke Treatment?
    • Use of Pelvic Computed Tomography and Sonography in Women of Reproductive Age in the Emergency Department
    • Accuracy of 3-Dimensional Sonography for Diagnosis and Classification of Congenital Uterine Anomalies
    You will also find 6 webinars in various aspects of ultrasound. Some recent titles are:
    • Basic Guidelines for Performing the Obstetrical Ultrasound Exam
    • Scanning the Post Thyroidectomy Neck Overview of Thyroid Cancer
    • Conducting Ultrasound Research and Getting It Published

    Target Audience:
    Radiologists and all other specialties utilizing ultrasound.

    • Cost: $40 - $60
    • Credit hours: 1 per course
    • CME credits awarded by: AIUM
    • Format: On-Demand Online
  • Echo University Online

    Echo University Online offers an opportunity to stay up to date on the latest advancements in Echo/Doppler. It provides an extensive digital library of clinical cases along with in-depth discussions. Multimodality correlation with angiography, MRI, and CT is included.

    Echo University Online should be useful for cardiologists and cardiology fellows preparing for the Echo Board Certification and Re-certification Examination. Yearly enrollment includes periodic updating with additional cases and content.

    Echo University Online is hosted by Dr Allan Zelinger MD FACC FASE, who directs Advocate Christ Hospital Echo Lab and teaches at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago.

    Target Audience: Cardiologists

    • Cost: $59 - $207
    • Credit hours: 50
    • CME credits awarded by: Dannemiller Inc
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute

    Some examples of topics covered by CME activities on the site include:
    • Adult Echocardiography
    • Anesthesiology
    • Critical Care Ultrasound
    • Emergency Medicine Ultrasound
    • Family Medicine/Primary Care
    • Fetal Echocardiography

    Target Audience: Radiologists

    • Cost: $40 per credit
    • Credit hours: 100+
    • CME credits awarded by: Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Live Online Meeting
  • Institute for Advanced Medical Education

    The site contains over 50 courses in medical imaging. The majority of offerings are in obstetrical ultrasound. Some nice pictures of black-and-white and color Doppler images.

    Some new courses include:
    • Vascular Laboratory Markers of Cardiovascular Risk
    • Principles of OB/GYN Sonography
    • Buzzwords in Sonography
    • Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

    Target Audience: Physicians specializing in OB-GYN, Radiology

    • Cost: $10 - $25 per credit
    • Credit hours: 1-3 per course
    • CME credits awarded by: Institute for Advanced Medical Education.
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
  • SonoWorld

    SonoWorld is devoted entirely to diagnostic ultrasound:
    Emergency and Urgent Care Ultrasound (1.75 hours; $35); and
    Infection Control in Ultrasound: Barrier Protection for Transducers in General and Endocavitary Scanning (0.5 hour; Free).

    Target Audience: Radiologists

    • Cost: $35
    • Credit hours: 2
    • CME credits awarded by: MedImage World
    • Format: On-Demand Online