Understanding the Patient with Heart Failure: What Has Changed and What Is Changing During a Complicated Time
Dates and Times
Start: 9/22/2021 8:00 AM
End: 9/22/2021 9:00 AM
1. To understand the basic classification of heart failure stages and types and the current epidemiology of heart failure.
2. To appreciate the pharmacological and device-based therapeutic options that are available for patients with stable (Stage C) and advanced (Stage D) heart failure.
3. To appreciate the importance of continuous prognostic assessment of patients with heart failure, awareness of advanced heart failure, and timely referral to heart failure specialists when appropriate.
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 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 credit.