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Alert: Clinical Cardiology Alert now awards nursing contact hours, but please be aware that the January, February, and March 2018 issues do not offer that particular credit. Subscribers can still earn credits from more current issues or by rereading past issues that offer credit and taking the online test with a passing score.
Now in its 37th year of publication, Clinical Cardiology Alert provides clinicians with unbiased expert physician commentary on the most current topics in cardiovascular research. Every month, this time-saving publication examines studies from leading peer-reviewed journals and highlights the most relevant information for cardiologists. Each 8-page issue includes 4-6 peer-reviewed abstracts of studies and provides valuable commentary added by distinguished experts at leading medical schools. These noteworthy reviews save readers valuable time. Our physician editors and writers do the reading for you!
Subscribers can earn up to 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue (27 credits per year), 2.25 nursing contact hours per issue (27 per year), and 2.25 American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points (27 per year). Click here to see all recently published issues/articles from Clinical Cardiology Alert.
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Benefits of Subscribing to Clinical Cardiology Alert Include:
Michael H. Crawford, MD Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief of Cardiology for Education
University of California
Susan Zhao, MD
Director, Adult Echocardiography Laboratory
Associate Chief, Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Aurelia Macabasco-O'Connell, PhD, ACNP-BC, RN, PHN, FAHA
Azusa Pacific University School of Nursing
Editorial Advisory Board:
Joshua D. Moss, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Cardiology
University of California, San Francisco
Van Selby, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
UCSF Cardiology Division
Advanced Heart Failure Section
Jeffrey Zimmet, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
San Francisco VA Medical Center
Continuing Education Information:
This education activity is intended for cardiologists.
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Relias LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (27 per year).
Relias LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Contact hours [2.25] will be awarded to participants who meet the criteria for successful completion. California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP#13791.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2.25 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.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity in effect for 36 months after the date of publication.
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Physicians and nurses participate in this CME/CE activity by reading the issues, using the provided references for further research, and studying the questions at the end of each issue. Participants will then be directed to a website, where they will complete an online assessment to show what they've learned. They must score 100 on the assessment in order to complete the activity, but they are allowed to answer the questions multiple times if needed. After they have successfully completed the assessment, they will receive their credit letter. Participants will be asked to complete two activity evaluations annually.