Through patient cases, the Clinical Cases in PAH I: Cardiovascular Considerations slide kit shows the key considerations to manage PAH-associated with heart diseases. Patient cases include a patient with PAH associated with congenital heart disease (PAH-CHD) and right heart failure (RHF) in a patient with PAH which progresses to ICU management.
Launch Date: March 28, 2023
ACPE Release Date: March 28, 2023
Expiration Date: February 29, 2024
Simply Speaking Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) activities are designed for healthcare providers who are involved in the clinical care of patients with PAH. This may include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and pharmacists.
Upon completion of this enduring material, participants should be better able to:
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION / HOW TO RECEIVE CREDIT
- There are no fees for participating in and receiving credit for this enduring material.
- Review the learning objectives and activity information
- Review all modules associated with this activity
- Successfully complete the post-test ( accuracy or better)
- Complete the online evaluation
- The estimated time to complete this enduring material is hour(s)
- Upon successful completion, your AMA or ANCC certificate will be emailed to you. ACPE credit will be submitted to Duquesne University and posted to CPE Monitor.
- If you are seeking ACPE credit, the completed evaluation must be received within 30 days of the activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Practice Point Communications, Inc. University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this activity for ANCC contact hour. Nurses should only claim credit for the actual time spent participating in the activity.
This knowledge-based activity is accredited for
contact hour, or .1 CEU. Duquesne University School of Pharmacy will report all credit to CPE Monitor after receiving evidence of successful completion of the course (must be within 30 days of the date the learner engaged in the CPE activity). Successful completion includes achieving a score of at least 80% on the test and a completed evaluation.
Duquesne University School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (
). Participation in the entire knowledge-based activity is required to obtain a certificate. This activity is being presented without bias and with commercial support.
Effective January 1, 2012, all pharmacists are required to provide their NABP e-Profile ID # and Date of Birth (in MMDD format) for issuance of CE credits for any ACPE-accredited CPE sessions. Please go to the following website for full details: https://nabp.pharmacy/cpe-monitor-service
or contact Michael Kurilla, M.Ed at email@example.com
In compliance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, it is the policy for all accreditors of this accredited continuing education activity as named above to ensure accuracy, balance, objectivity, independence, and scientific rigor in all their educational activities, and to commit to protecting learners from promotion, marketing, and commercial bias. All faculty, planners and others in a position to control continuing education content participating in an accredited continuing education activity are required to disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. Ineligible companies are organizations whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. This enduring material may include presentations in which faculty may discuss off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments not yet FDA-approved. Participants should note that the use of products outside currently FDA-approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for FDA-approved indications. All materials are included with the permission of the faculty. The opinions expressed are those of the faculty and are not to be construed as those of the accredited providers and Practice Point Communications.
The accredited providers have mitigated and are disclosing identified relevant financial relationships for the following faculty, planners, and others in control of content prior to assuming their roles:
PLANNING COMMITTEE DISCLOSURE INFORMATION
The below planning committee members have nothing to disclose, with the exception of:
Karim El-Kersh, MD
Consultant: Acceleron, Actelion J&J, Merck, United Therapeutics
Steering Committee: United Therapeutics
Independent Contractor: Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Nothing to disclose
UNMC: Valeta Creason-Wahl; Heidi Keeler, PhD, MSN/MBA, RN; Renee Paulin, MSN, RN, CWOCN; Brenda Ram, CMP, CHCP; Tammy Wichman, MD
DU: Michael Kurilla, M. Ed; Amy G. Woods, PharmD, MS Leadership
PPC: Colleen Goodchild
Nicholas Hill, MD
Industry funded research/investigator: Fisher & Paykel
Consultant: Breas, Liquidia, Merck
Speaker Bureau, Faculty, Peer Reviewer: Gossamer Bio, Liquidia
Advisory Committee/Board: Liquidia
Usha Krishnan, MD, DM, FAHA
Nothing to disclose
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COMMERCIAL SUPPORT ACKNOWLEDGMENT
Supported by independent educational grants from United Therapeutics, a public benefit company; Bayer U.S.;
and Actelion Pharmaceuticals U.S., Inc., A Janssen Pharmaceutical Company of Johnson & Johnson