5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

AMS – Cardiovascular Emergencies, Part 4: Tachycardias; Chest Pain; Cases – ACS; STEMI & NSTE-ACS: Literature Review

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Title: CARDIOVASCULAR EMERGENCIES, PART IV: TACHYCARDIAS; CHEST PAIN; Cases – ACS; STEMI & NSTE-ACS: Literature Review

Faculty: Amal Mattu, M.D., F.A.A.E.M., F.A.C.E.P.

Original Release Date: April 1, 2019  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Wide-Complex Tachycardias: Myths and Pitfalls.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. Identify difficulties in distinguishing amongst various types of wide complex tachycardias.
  2. Describe pitfalls in the diagnosis and treatment of WPW-related tachydysrhythmia.
  3. List the shortcomings associated with the use of amiodarone in managing patients with wide complex tachycardias.

TOPIC 2: Low-Risk Chest Pain: A 2018 Approach.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. Describe some common pearls and pitfalls that occur in the diagnosis of ACS.
  2. Review the most common accelerated diagnostic protocols for evaluating patients with suspected ACS.
  3. Describe a rational approach to the modern day evaluation of low risk chest pain

TOPIC 3: Updates “Remember That Patient You Saw Last Night?” Case Reviews in Missed ACS. 

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. List high risk groups that are associated with missed ACS.
  2. Discuss the shortcomings of stress testing and cardiac catheterization.
  3. Discuss the limitations of current troponin testing.

TOPIC 4: STEMI and NSTE-ACS: Recent Literature Updates.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. List newer ECG criteria that warrant acute reperfusion therapy.
  2. Describe the newest diagnostic strategies for ACS.
  3. Describe the updated treatment protocols ACS

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Title: CARDIOVASCULAR EMERGENCIES, PART IV: TACHYCARDIAS; CHEST PAIN; Cases – ACS; STEMI & NSTE-ACS: Literature Review

Faculty: Amal Mattu, M.D., F.A.A.E.M., F.A.C.E.P.

Original Release Date: April 1, 2019  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Wide-Complex Tachycardias: Myths and Pitfalls.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. Identify difficulties in distinguishing amongst various types of wide complex tachycardias.
  2. Describe pitfalls in the diagnosis and treatment of WPW-related tachydysrhythmia.
  3. List the shortcomings associated with the use of amiodarone in managing patients with wide complex tachycardias.

TOPIC 2: Low-Risk Chest Pain: A 2018 Approach.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. Describe some common pearls and pitfalls that occur in the diagnosis of ACS.
  2. Review the most common accelerated diagnostic protocols for evaluating patients with suspected ACS.
  3. Describe a rational approach to the modern day evaluation of low risk chest pain

TOPIC 3: Updates “Remember That Patient You Saw Last Night?” Case Reviews in Missed ACS. 

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. List high risk groups that are associated with missed ACS.
  2. Discuss the shortcomings of stress testing and cardiac catheterization.
  3. Discuss the limitations of current troponin testing.

TOPIC 4: STEMI and NSTE-ACS: Recent Literature Updates.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: COMP

  1. List newer ECG criteria that warrant acute reperfusion therapy.
  2. Describe the newest diagnostic strategies for ACS.
  3. Describe the updated treatment protocols ACS

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