Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to discuss the epidemiology, screening, staging work up and treatment modalities used for colon and rectal cancers.
Dates and Times
End Date: 2/23/2021
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: LEARN basic concepts of colon and rectal cancer treatment; and IDENTIFY the differences in treatment approach between colon and rectal cancers.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Incidence of colorectal cancer
- Risk factors for colorectal cancer
- Colorectal cancer without precursor polyps
- Different types of polyps
- Prophylactic colectomy
- The barium enema in 2018
- Patterns of metastasis
- Who gets a colostomy
- What patients should expect after a partial colectomy
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.