Aneurysms and Subarachnoid Hemorrhages: State-of-the-Art Endovascular Treatment

Ruptured aneurysms is a deadly disease. This course will discuss the pitfalls in the diagnosis of subarachnoid hemorrhage. 

Target Audience

Adult and Pediatric Neurologists, Adult and Pediatric Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Neuro-Oncologists, Stroke Neurologists, Neuroradiologists, Diagnostic Radiologists, Radiation Oncologists, Critical Care Physicians, Neurointensivists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Internal Medicine Physicians, Interventional Neuroradiologists, Family Physicians, General Internists, Neuropsychologists, Respiratory Therapists and Clinical Pharmacists.

Learning Objectives

  • Implement radiologic evaluation to determine the prognosis and treatment of subarachnoid hemorrhage.
  • Recognize the importance of radiologic interventional procedures for the management of this condition.
Additional information
Bibliography: 

Brott, T. G., Halperin, J. L., Abbara, S., Bacharach, J. M., Barr, J. D., Bush, R. L., ... & Hertzberg, V. S. (2011). 2011 ASA/ACCF/AHA/AANN/AANS/ACR/ASNR/CNS/SAIP/SCAI/SIR/SNIS/SVM/SVS guideline on the management of patients with extracranial carotid and vertebral artery disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines, and the American Stroke Association, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, American College of Radiology, American Society of Neuroradiology, Congress of Neurological .... Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 57(8), e16-e94.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 ABIM MOC
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/01/2020
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Guilherme Dabus, M.D.
Medical Director, Fellowship Program in Interventional Neuroradiology and Endovascular Neurosurgery
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Baptist Neuroscience Center
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, Neurology and Neurosurgery
Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Guilherme Dabus, M.D., has indicated that he is a consultant and on the speakers' bureau for Medtronic, Penumbra and Microvention. He is a stock shareholder with Stryker, Medtronic, Elum, Three Rivers and In Neuro Co. He will include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
              
Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC 

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 0.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. 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 points. ABIM MOC Points will be submitted the first week following the month of completion.

Your participation information will be shared with the ACCME, which will in turn report your points to ABIM. Successful completion of a course examination is required to earn ABIM MOC points.

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 ABIM MOC
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 0.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 0.50 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/01/2020
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