General Surgery CME

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    BoardVitals Surgery CME Pro Plus w/ Bonus $3,000 Amazon or Visa Prepaid Card

    Complete your CME and MOC Requirements Online with the BoardVitals Online CME + MOC Surgery Self-Assessment Activity with up to a Bonus $3,000 Amazon or Visa Prepaid 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 CreditsTM and MOC credits (varies by specialty)
      • Up to 24-month access + a bonus $3,000 Amazon or Visa Prepaid Card (your choice!)

    Target Audience: Surgeons

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    • Cost: Varies
    • Credit hours: 60
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • Oakstone CME CMEinfo Insider General Surgery with up to $2,000 Gift Card

    Quick to learn and easy to use, CMEinfo Insider General Surgery gives you instant access to CMEInfo’s entire collection of specialty-based educational resources that you can view on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
    • View activities and progress on content you have selected, as well as relevant primary specialty recommendations from our Medical Contributors.
    • Get regular updates on hot topics in the Med Minute spotlight.
    • Manage your courses and AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM all in one convenient location.
    • Create instant certificates by date, specialty and credit category for all your completed CME activities.

    Target Audience: General Surgeons.

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    • Cost: $3849
    • Credit hours: Unlimited
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video, Online Audio
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
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    MDCalc CME With Free $2,750 Gift Card

    Maximize your CME allowance with MDCalc and get up to a $2,750 bonus gift card of your choice. Earn AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for clinical content on 150+ calculators across multiple medical specialties. Easily earn and redeem CME at the point-of-care, online on our website or mobile app. Over 1 million medical professionals use MDCalc’s 550+ tools daily to support clinical decision making at the bedside.

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    • Cost: Varies
    • Credit hours: Unlimited
    • CME credits awarded by: EBMedicine
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
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    Audio Digest Clinical Compendium: General Surgery

    Free gift card with purchase!

    Own a collection of hand-selected lectures in the General Surgery field. Clinical Compendium allows you unlimited access to 249 accredited lectures, presented by experts from the country’s leading medical institutions.

    Every lecture is accompanied by educational objectives, a written summary, and CME test questions. To make your access easy and efficient, we’ve grouped all these lectures into relevant clinical topics. Each topic is conveniently delivered in its own playlist to help you identify the content you are most interested in listening to at any time.

    CME credit is available for each lecture, with the potential to earn up to 128.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

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    • Cost: $1199
    • Credit hours: 128.75
    • CME credits awarded by: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Audio
    • Material last updated: Continuously updated
    • Expiration of CME credit: 3 years from date of publication
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    Oakstone CME Perioperative Assessment of the Maxillofacial Surgery Patient

    Discover New Guidelines with Online CME

    Perioperative Assessment of the Maxillofacial Surgery Patient covers a wide set of topics and provides you with the most relevant information on medical management of surgical patients. Led by Jeffrey Bennett, DMD, and Elie M. Ferneini, MD, DMD, it highlights best practices for managing complications and improving outcomes. This online CME course will help you to better:

    • Describe the current patterns of care for medical problems and diseases
    • Confront challenging issues in the management of the surgical patients
    • Identify and effectively overcome barriers to optimal patient care
    • Integrate the knowledge attained into daily practice to deliver quality care to your patients

    Learning Objectives

    At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

    • Describe the current patterns of care for medical problems and diseases
    • Apply the information learned into his or her daily clinical practice
    • Use improved knowledge in the medical management of the surgical patient thus improving patient outcomes and safety

    Intended Audience

    This educational activity was designed for Physicians active in oral and maxillofacial surgery, head and neck surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and periodontology, as well as nurse practitioners, physician assistants, medical or dental students and residents.

    Faculty Affiliations and Disclosures

    Oakstone Publishing has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing’s planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.

    Disclosure information for all individuals in control of the content of the activity is located on the disclosure slides in the PDF and printed syllabus.

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    • Cost: $795
    • Credit hours: 26
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video, Online Audio, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: January 31, 2019
    • Expiration of CME credit: January 31, 2022
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    Audio Companion for SESAP 16

    Surgical areas covered by the Audio Companion for SESAP 16 include:
    Head and Neck, Breast, Alimentary Tract, Abdomen, Vascular, Endocrine, Trauma, Perioperative Care, Surgical Critical Care, Oncology, Skin and Soft Tissue and many others.

    After you finish the Audio Companion for SESAP 16, you should be 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

    Target Audience: General Surgeons

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    • Cost: $695
    • Credit hours: 30
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Audio CD, Online Audio
    • Material last updated: January 31, 2017
    • Expiration of CME credit: January 31, 2020
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    Oakstone CME Perioperative Management

    Perioperative Management CME from the Experts

    The Perioperative Management continuing medical education course focuses on current and concise knowledge to improve patient outcomes through preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management, and postoperative care.

    Directed by Nauder Faraday, MD, MPH, and Sean Berenholtz, MD, MHS, FCCM, from Johns Hopkins, a leader in perioperative medicine, this online CME includes case-based lectures on topics like cardiac and pulmonary risk assessment, perioperative renal dysfunction, pain management, management of diabetes and hyperglycemia, and more. It will help you to better:

    • Illustrate effective management of bleeding and thrombotic risks in surgical patients
    • Identify strategies for controlling postoperative pain and reducing opioid dependency
    • Outline ways to prevent, diagnose and treat common infections that complicate surgical procedures
    • Discuss multi-disciplinary approaches to minimize complications and improve patient outcomes

    Learning Objectives

    Aftre completing this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

    • Describe current guidelines for preoperative cardiac and pulmonary risk assessment and list several ways to predict and prevent cardiac and pulmonary complications using preoperative testing and intraoperative and postoperative interventions.
    • Describe bleeding and thrombotic risks in surgical patients and list several strategies to reduce complications through evidence-based use of blood conservation methods, transfusion, coagulation testing, anticoagulant reversal agents, and/or management of anti-thrombotic drug therapies.
    • Describe strategies to control acute postoperative pain using multimodal analgesia and reduce risk for chronic opioid dependency.
    • Recognize how to prevent, diagnose, and treat common healthcare associated infections that complicate surgical procedures.
    • Describe the perioperative complications associated with diabetes, renal insufficiency, delirium, and frailty, and list management strategies to optimize outcomes in patients with these medical conditions.
    • Recognize the impact of structural and cultural factors related to the healthcare system (e.g., provider stress, safety culture, communication strategies) on the safety and quality of healthcare delivery, and describe the potential of various multi-disciplinary programs (e.g., enhanced recovery after surgery, perioperative surgical home, CUSP) to improve health outcomes.

    Intended Audience

    This activity is intended for anesthesiologists, internal medicine specialists, hospitalists, surgeons, family practitioners, nurse anesthetists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

    CONFIDENTIALITY DISCLAIMER FOR CME ACTIVITY PARTICIPANTS

    I certify that I am attending a Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine CME activity for accredited training and/or educational purposes. I understand that while I am attending in this capacity, I may be exposed to “protected health information,” as that term is defined and used in Hopkins policies and in the federal HIPAA privacy regulations (the “Privacy Regulations”). Protected health information is information about a person’s health or treatment that identifies the person.

    I pledge and agree to use and disclose any of this protected health information only for the training and/or educational purposes of my visit and to keep the information confidential. I agree not to post or discuss this protected health information, including pictures and/or videos, on any social media site (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, etc.), in any electronic messaging program or through any portable electronic device.

    I understand that I may direct to the Johns Hopkins Privacy Officer any questions I have about my obligations under this Confidentiality Pledge or under any of the Hopkins policies and procedures and applicable laws and regulations related to confidentiality. The contact information is: Johns Hopkins Privacy Officer, telephone: 410-735-6509, e-mail: [email protected]

    “The Office of Continuing Medical Education at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, as provider of this activity, has relayed information with the CME attendees/participants and certifies that the visitor is attending for training, education and/or observation purposes only.”

    For CME questions, please contact the CME Office
    (410) 955-2959 or e-mail [email protected]
    For CME Certificates, please call (410) 502-9634.

    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education
    Turner 20/720 Rutland Avenue
    Baltimore, Maryland 21205-2195

    Reviewed & Approved by:
    General Counsel, Johns Hopkins Medicine (4/1/03)
    (Updated 4/09 and 3/14)

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    • Cost: $795
    • Credit hours: 18.5
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video, Online Audio, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: April 1, 2019
    • Expiration of CME credit: April 1, 2022
  • BoardVitals Surgery CME Board Review

    The BoardVitals General Surgery CME Review offers clinicians 60 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, 60 MOC points, and over 1,000 General Surgery board review questions. The questions cover key topics including vascular, trauma, and surgery critical care. This question bank will assist clinicians with General Surgery certification and recertification.

    The BoardVitals General Surgery CME Review also features:

    • Quick and Convenient CME
    • Computer, phone, and tablet access
    • Constantly updated up-to-date questions
    • Questions that are targeted specifically to the exam
    • Online CME tracker
    • 100% Pass Guarantee
    • Statistical comparison to other General Surgery test-takers (Nationally)

     

    After completing this activity, you should be able to:

    • 
Describe the risks and benefits of surgical options.
    • Recognize and address common surgical complications.
    • Describe the range of surgical techniques that are currently available and assess the context in which the techniques should be used.

     

    Target Audience: Surgeons

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    • Cost: $599
    • Credit hours: 60
    • CME credits awarded by: BoardVitals
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • BoardVitals Surgery MOC Recertification Question Bank and Prep

    The BoardVitals 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.

    BoardVitals 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

    Target Audience:
    Surgeons preparing for the Surgery MOC exam.

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    • Cost: $249
    • Credit hours: 60
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
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    Oakstone CME Comprehensive Review of General Surgery

    Enhance Your General Surgery Knowledge with Online CME

    Stay current and earn CME credits online with the Comprehensive Review of General SurgeryAuthoritative speakers discuss preoperative evaluation, intraoperative techniques and patient care, as well as inpatient and outpatient management.

    Led by Jeffrey L. Ponsky, MD, and Andrew T. Strong, MD, this general surgery review covers a broad range of surgical areas (gastrointestinal, breast, cardiovascular, trauma, etc.), in addition to subspecialty areas like urology, ENT, advanced care planning, infectious disease, and more. It’s continuing medical education that will help you to better:

    • Describe surgical approaches for benign and malignant disorders of the pancreas
    • Predict complications and undesirable sequelae in transplantation surgery
    • Outline best surgical techniques for benign and malignant breast disease
    • Distinguish between esophageal and paraesophageal disorders requiring surgery
    • Evaluate coagulation disorders and the perioperative management of anticoagulation
    • Summarize initial evaluation and surgical approaches for trauma to the head and neck, chest and extremities
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    • Cost: $1195
    • Credit hours: 48.75
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: April 15, 2019
    • Expiration of CME credit: April 15, 2022