Approach to Pulmonary Nodules


February 16th, 2018 - February 16th, 2021
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points

Description

Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Approach to Pulmonary Nodules.

Viewing this presentation will provide learners with a framework to approach incidental pulmonary nodules as well as those identified on lung cancer screening examinations. Learners should also be able to identify nodule characteristics suggestive of benign and malignant etiology.

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Dates and Times

End Date: 2/16/2021

Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the basic approach to management of pulmonary nodules; and UNDERSTAND the difference between nodules identified on lung cancer screening examinations and incidentally discovered pulmonary nodules.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Causes of pulmonary nodules
  • Risk stratification and pulmonary nodules
  • Bronchoscopic versus CT-guided needle biopsy
  • Contrast-enhanced versus non-contrast CT scans
  • Whether everyone should get a screening chest CT

Webcasts Files

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Approach to Pulmonary Nodules - 2

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Approach to Pulmonary Nodules - 4

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers

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Speakers

  • Dr. Edwin Jackson, DO
    • Approach to Pulmonary Nodules

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.