CathSAP 5

CathSAP 5 is Coming in June 2017. Preorder Today!

CathSAP 5 is brand new, improved and has everything you need to:

Pass the Boards! Use CathSAP 5 to prepare for the Boards —

  • Familiarize yourself with the ABIM blueprint
  • Take a simulated Board exam session & identify areas of needed study
  • Learn from educational text and lectures
  • Practice with hundreds of ABIM-style questions with rationale and references
  • Take additional simulated Board exam sessions to see your progress
  • Repeat as necessary and keep track of your progress with CathSAP's user-friendly dashboard.

Perfect your knowledge of interventional cardiology.
Use CathSAP 5 to identify your knowledge gaps, reinforce your existing knowledge, and learn new information that you can apply in your clinical practice.

Earn CME/MOC credit.
CathSAP 5 offers enough CME/MOC credit for all your licensing and certification requirements for several years.

New Features

  • Educational material in both text and video format allows you to learn by reading or watching/listening to a presentation. CathSAP 5 includes concise text in bullet point format written by world-renowned experts, plus all of the presentations from ACC's Interventional Cardiology Board Review course.
  • Even better questions:
    • Challenge yourself with questions that are ALL case-based rather than simple knowledge questions.
    • Create custom quizzes and simulate Board exams to personalize your learning.
    • Compare your scores to your peers' and view your dashboard to judge how you are progressing.
    • Link from each question to its related text so you can quickly and easily learn more on that subject.
  • Downloadable "native" app so you can access CathSAP anywhere, with or without an internet connection.

Formats and Publishing Schedule

CathSAP 5 will be available in two convenient formats:

  • Online: You can access the online version on any device that has an internet connection -- desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone.
  • Downloadable App: A downloadable app will allow you to use the product on your mobile device with or without an active internet connection.
  • Members: $1,200
  • Nonmembers: $1,600
  • FIT: $700
  CathSAP 5 Table of Contents
  CathSAP 5 Table of Contents
  • Case Selection & Management
  • Procedural Techniques
  • Complications of Coronary Intervention
  • Catheter Based Management of Noncoronary Disease
  • Basic Science
  • Anatomy, Anatomic Variants, Anatomic Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Cardiac Imaging & Assessment
  • Miscellaneous Topics
  CathSAP 5 Editorial Team
  CathSAP 5 Editorial Team
  • Sunil V. Rao, MD, FACC (Editor in Chief)
  • Ajay J. Kirtane, MD, FACC (Chair, Question Writing Group)
  • Subhash Banerjee, MD, FACC
  • Aloke V. Finn, MD
  • Allen Jeremias, MD, FACC
  • David E. Kandzari, MD, FACC
  • Matthew J. Price, MD, FACC
  • Arnold H. Seto, MD, FACC
  • Mehdi H. Shishehbor, DO, MPH, FACC
  CME and MOC Information
  CME and MOC Information

Target Audience
The target audience for CathSAP 5 includes interventional cardiologists and other healthcare professionals with an interest in interventional cardiology.

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit

  Learner Objectives
  Learner Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Employ appropriate case selection and patient management strategies selection and patient management,
  • Apply the latest major clinical trial data for coronary intervention,
  • Define the indications and appropriate utilization of coronary intervention in the management of ischemic heart disease.
  • Discuss appropriate lesion-based techniques for coronary intervention.
  • Identify the issues of coronary imaging, radiation risks and safety as they relate to intervention techniques,
  • Cite the current basic information relating to vascular biology, including plaque formation, injury and restenosis,
  • Demonstrate the appropriate utilization of pharmaceuticals in coronary intervention, including antiplatelet agents, thrombolytics, anticoagulants, antiarrhythmics and vasoactive drugs.

Anticipated Date of Release: June 2017

Anticipated Term of Approval/Date of CME & MOC Expiration: June 2020

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 for return instructions. Please note that if you have already claimed CME or MOC credit for the product, you will not be eligible for a refund