Clinical Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT Meeting on Demand

The 2016 Recent Advances in Clinical Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT Meeting on DemandTM Program is perfect for you if you are:

  • Interested in earning your IAC accreditation requirements of 15 Nuclear Credit Hours
  • Preparing for the Nuclear (CBNC) and/or Cardiac CT (CBCCT) Boards
  • Looking for a review of 101 evidence-based cases focusing on technical and clinical problems commonly encountered in practice to increase your interpretive skills


Date of Release: July 27, 2016

Term of Approval/Date of CME & MOC Expiration: July 27, 2019**

Designed to meet the needs of professionals who perform or request nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT or cardiac MRI studies, this online course emphasizes the use of these modalities across the spectrum of patients with suspected or known coronary disease as well as other non-coronary cardiac disease states.

Join a faculty of expert cardiac imaging clinicians and scientists from across the country who will guide you through the latest advances in nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT and other imaging modalities while you:

  • Explore the latest instrumentation/protocols to improve accuracy and reduce radiation
  • Discover the latest imaging procedures to improve patient outcomes and/or reduce costs
  • Discuss the evidence supporting value-based imaging

Editors:

Daniel S. Berman, MD, FACC, FASNC, FSCCT
Guido Germano, PhD, MBA, FACC
Jamshid Maddahi, MD, FACC
James K. Min, MD, FACC, FSCCT

  Format and Pricing
  Format and Pricing

Format:

This program is available in a convenient online format featuring slides synchronized with accompanying audio, interactive self-assessment questions, downloadable PDFs of all slides, and MP3 audio files.

Pricing:

Members: $550
Nonmembers: $750
FIT/Emeritus: $400
 
  Accreditation
  Accreditation

Physicians
The American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The ACCF designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCP) recognizes attendance at CE offerings which provide AMA Category 1 credits for the purpose of recertification.

Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC)
15 hours relevant to nuclear medicine to meet the IAC Nuclear/PET accreditation requirements.

While offering credits noted above, the course is not intended to provide extensive training or certification in the field.

 
  Learner Objectives
  Learner Objectives

The overall goal of this course is to provide emerging science and developments in nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT and other imaging modalities while offering information useful in preparation for the Nuclear (CBNC) and Cardiac CT (CBCCT) Boards.

Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to —

  • Discuss the latest acquisition and processing protocols for existing and new multimodality instrumentation and software
  • Recognize strategies to reduce patient radiation exposure while conducting efficient and quality multimodality studies
  • Utilize pharmacologic stress agents and perform pharmacologic stress testing most effectively
  • Create optimal reports that integrate test findings with clinical information
  • Identify the latest information regarding test findings to guide patient management decisions
  • Use criteria and evidence-based strategies to reduce inappropriate testing
  • Identify knowledge gaps regarding blueprints for the CBNC and CBCCT Boards
 
  Target Audience
  Target Audience

This course is intended for cardiologists, radiologists, nuclear medicine specialists, physician assistants, cardiac imaging technologists and other health care professionals seeking education to maintain their license as well as those currently preparing for the nuclear and cardiac boards.

 
  60-Day Risk-Free Return Policy
  60-Day Risk-Free Return Policy

ACC guarantees its educational products. If you are dissatisfied with your product within 60 days of purchase, you may return the product at your expense. Please contact our Resource Center (toll-free 800-253-4636, x5603; direct dial 202-375-6000, x5603; email resource@acc.org) for return instructions. Please note that if you have already claimed CME, CNE, or MOC credit for the product, you will not be eligible for a refund. If you have already claimed your $500 gift card, $500 will be deducted from your refund.


**Please note that you must claim CME and MOC credit prior to the expiration date noted above, although the product will remain available to you online for one year after the expiration date.