InPHOCUS Pulmonary Hypertension Self-Study Module

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This free e-learning module Improving Pulmonary Hypertension Outcomes, Classification, and Utilization of novel Strategies (InPHOCUS) focuses on enhancing cross-disciplinary collaboration among physicians to address clinical-practice gaps and barriers for effective pulmonary hypertension (PH) diagnosis, personalized assessment, and treatment with a focus on PAH and CTEPH. Complete the module, which includes seven scholarly articles, a pretest, and a posttest for 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and 2.5 MOC points. 

Modules and Videos Include:

  • Exercise Intolerance in an Athlete: Importance of a thorough work-up
    Presented by Deborah Jo Levine, MD, FCCP and Ronald J. Oudiz, MD, FCCP
  • PH/Murmur/Fatigue: What is the cause of this patient's PH?
    Presented by Deborah Jo Levine, MD, FCCP and Ronald J. Oudiz, MD, FCCP
  • Evaluation of CTEPH
    Presented by Kim M. Kerr, MD, FCCP
  • Evaluation of surgical candidacy in CTEPH
    Presented by Nick H. Kim, MD

Course Objectives

  • Identify key indicators that support both the definitive PH diagnosis as well as the definitive diagnosis of PAH.
  • Outline special clinical considerations of patients who affect how treatment is selected and monitored.
  • Describe treatment options for patients with PAH based on their risk assessment.
  • Describe evaluation strategies for diagnosing CTEPH.
  • Summarize criteria for surgical candidacy in CTEPH.

This module includes 1-year access e-learning module. Access to the course and CME/MOC claiming will expire 1 year from the purchase date.

We gratefully acknowledge the following for their financial support of InPHOCUS Pulmonary Hypertension e-learning:

Bayer HealthCare

Item Number: 7209

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