Kidney Stones


September 9th, 2016 - September 9th, 2019
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points

Description

Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Kidney Stones. This presentation will review the prevalence and cost of kidney stones in the United States.  An overview of the imaging strategies for stone disease will be discussed including their sensitivities and specificities.  Strategies to reduce radiation exposure in stone patients will also be addressed.  An overview of the surgical options for stones based on the recently updated AUA Surgical Guidelines will be provided. This webcast will also discuss the medical management for prevention of kidney stones. 

Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 9/9/2019

Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: DISCUSS types of kidney stones; IDENTIFY risk factors for kidney stone and discuss etiology of these risk factors; DISCUSS medical management for prevention of kidney stones; DESCRIBE the prevalence of kidney stones in the United States; EXPLAIN the surgical options for lower pole kidney stones > 1.0 cm.

Webcasts Files

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Speakers

  • Dr. Bodo Knudsen, MD
    • Kidney Stones
  • Dr. Ganesh Shidham, MD
    • Kidney Stones

Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim 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.