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UHM Journal-Based CME Volume 43, Issue 4

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  • Course Description
  • Course Credits

Table of Contents

  1. A favorable outcome despite a 39-hour treatment delay for arterial gas embolism: case report
    Derek Covington, Anthony Bielawski, Charlotte Sadler, Emi Latham
    University of California –San Diego (UCSD), San Diego, California U.S.
  2. Applying quality improvement methods in a hyperbaric oxygen program: reducing unnecessary glucose testing
    Sarah L. Stevens, Atsushi Sorita, Anthony J. Narr, Paul L. Claus, Ann Tescher, Martha P. Millman, Raymond C. Shields, William G. Buchta, Robert Haddon, M. Hassan Murad
    Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.

Each participant is expected to read and reflect on the provided Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Journal papers and answer 3 questions after each one with a score of 60% or higher to receive CME credit.  

Cost

  • Non-Member: $45
  • Regular UHMS Member: $35
  • Associate UHMS Member: $25

“The process to identify and disclose to learners the relevant financial relationships of the article’s authors and editors or to resolve their conflicts of interest is handled by the Journal Editors. Disclosure by authors is a standard component of published articles, and the editorial review process manages the resolution of any conflicts of interest. The UHMS Education Committee does identify, resolve and disclose relevant financial relationships for those involved in planning the journal-based CME activity evaluation mechanism and they are listed below.”

The content has been reviewed and is free of commercial bias. Any relevant relationships noted have been resolved prior to the start of the activity.

This activity reports no commercial support.

 

Name of Individual

Individuals Role in Activity

Name of Commercial Interest (If Applicable)

Nature of Relationship

Renee Duncan

Planner, Managing Editor

None

None

Stacy Rupert

Planner, CME Coordinator

None

None

Enrico Camporesi, MD

Planner, Editor

None

None

 

OBJECTIVES:

  1. To describe the implementation of a quality improvement (QI) project that aimed at improving and standardizing glucose checks on patients with diabetes undergoing hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy.

  2. Understand CAGE, an extremely rare complication of EGD and the treatment protocols with hyperbaric medicine. Currently, there are only 13 documented cases of cerebral arterial gas embolism following EGD

 Goal

For over 45 years the UHMS has been the primary source of information for hyperbaric medicine and physiology worldwide. This evidence based, peer-reviewed scientific journal-based CME has as its goal to address identified professional practice gaps and provide a quality CME opportunity which will improve scientific knowledge and skills for undersea, hyperbaric and wound care physicians, nurses and technicians, and other clinicians and personnel whose practice includes undersea, hyperbaric medicine and wound care.

Target Audience – Included in the “goal”

Date of the activity’s original release – January 15, 2017
Termination date – January 15, 2020

Accreditation Statement: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement: Physician CME: The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this journal-based activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC ABPM: This activity has been approved by the American Board of Preventive Medicine for up to 2 MOC credits. Claiming ABPM MOC credit is appropriate for those who are ABPM diplomates.

Nursing/RRT Contact: Hours: 2
License types: RN, LPN, CNS, ARNP, CNA

Provided through the Florida State Board of Nursing and the CE is reciprocal for nurses in the United States. Florida nursing credits are reciprocal and approved for nurses within all states. Receiving credit for Florida providers is simple, attend the course and our staff will upload your credits directly to the Florida State database. For out of state credit, we provide all the necessary paperwork for you to file with the respective nursing board.

NBDHMT: This journal-based activity is approved for 2 Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 330, Columbia, South Carolina 29203.

Full Disclosure Statement: All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by UHMS are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity.

UHMS Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only. The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), its affiliates or its employees.

Hardware/Software Requirements:

Hardware required for a learner to participate in this journal-based enduring material activity includes:

  • Computer with internet connection and a modern, updated browser
    • Note: If using IE 6, IE 7, or IE 8 we cannot guarantee that the courses will work.
  • Keyboard to take the quizzes
  • This journal-based enduring material activity is produced for online use.

Provider Contact Information

If at any time during participation in this online CME enduring material event, a learner can contact UHMS, by clicking on "Contact Us" tab located on the far right hand side of the main menu bar found at the top of the screen. Also, the contact phone number and email address (hotlink) is always displayed on the top center of the screen, under the main menu bar. 

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS)
631 U.S. Highway 1, Suite 307
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Phone: +1-919-490-5140/877-533-8467
Fax: +1-919-490-5140
Email: uhms@uhms.org

 

Copyright © 2017 Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine is a publication of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc., which holds the copyright thereto. No portion of this publication may be reproduced, displayed or transmitted in any form or using any information storage and retrieval system including photocopying (except for personal use) without prior written permission of the copyright owner.

Course Credits

2
2
2
2

Continuing Education Credits are provided when a participant passes the course with 60% or higher on their overall grade of the course quizzes. Each quiz also will allow two attempts. If a participant fails the course, the UHMS will allow a re-take of the course at a 50% discount to their designated full price rate.

The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only.  The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed, however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), its affiliates or its employees.

Undersea and Hyperbaric
Medical Society (UHMS)
631 U.S. Highway 1, Suite 307
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
USA
Phone: +1-919-490-5140
Toll Free: 877-533-8467
Fax: +1-919-490-5140
Email: uhms@uhms.org

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