This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and PRIMO Education, LLC. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Postgraduate Institute of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with their extent of the participation in the activity.
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity for 15.5 contact hours is provided by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses will be designated on your certificate.
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contradictions and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacture’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
If you wish to receive acknowledgement for completing this activity, please complete the evaluation on www.cmeuniversity.com. On the navigation menu, click on “Find Post-test/Evaluation by Course” and search by course ID 12583. Upon registering and completing the activity evaluation, your certificate will be made available immediately. For Nurses: Upon registering and completing the activity evaluation form, you will be provided a PDF worksheet to calculate contact hours for sessions attended and to self-report maximum credit obtained.
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest or a commercial interest
This activity is supported in part by an educational grant from AbbVie.
Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and PRIMO Education, LLC.