It's fast, easy and a great learning experience. The Jefferson Ultrasound Institute courses are available as lectures on DVD with AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits. Meet regulatory requirements and get the benefit of these acclaimed courses without the time or expense of travel. Work through the outstanding lectures at your own pace, then complete the process on-line to get your CME certificate. Each DVD set provides CME for 2 individuals at no additional cost, but your entire team can also obtain CME for the course, at just $100 per person.
DVD Courses Approved for CME
The following DVD sets have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits and are currently available.
|Ob/Gyn Ultrasound - Core Course||
|Vascular Ultrasound - Core Course||
|Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course||
|Abdominal Ultrasound Course||
The above DVD sets each include TWO Key Codes, allowing two individuals to obtain CME credits online for viewing the DVD set. Additional Key Codes are available from the Institute at $100 each. The DVD sets provide a great way for a team to all obtain their CME credits quickly and conveniently, without having to travel or take time away from work.
Abdominal Ultrasound Course
The course covers the physical principles involved in ultrasound imaging and the anatomical imaging of the abdomen. Normal abdominal anatomy and common pathologies of the abdominal region are presented. Doppler applications in the abdomen are also covered.
15 CME credits
Click here to order the Abdominal DVD Series or to order Additional Key Codes for the Abdominal Series
Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Core Course
The lecture series covers the full range of ultrasound applications in obstetrics and gynecology including Doppler applications and 3-D imaging. Topics include physics review, ultrasound in gynecology, Normal and abnormal first trimester and ectopic pregnancy, a practical approach to fetal measurements and assessment, fetal anatomic survey, multiple gestations, the genetic sonogram.
32 CME credits
Click here to order the OB/Gyn DVD Series or to order Additional Key Codes for the OB/Gyn Series
Vascular Ultrasound-Core Course
The course is designed to provide a foundation for the use of state-of-the-art techniques in vascular diagnosis. Emphasis is placed on a thorough understanding of the basic principles underlying the Doppler examination and clinical applications using color and spectral Doppler techniques. Topics covered include cerebrovascular evaluation, peripheral arterial and venous studies and visceral vascular exams.
16 CME credits
Click here to order the Vascular-Core DVD Series or to order Additional Key Codes for the Vascular-Core Series
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to musculoskeletal ultrasound. Major joints and regions are covered including shoulder, hand, wrist, foot, ankle and knee. Soft tissue masses and ultrasound guided interventional procedures are alos presented.
10 CME credits
Click here to order the Musculoskeletal DVD Series or to order Additional Key Codes for the Musculoskeletal Series
If you have your key code and have viewed the DVD set and are ready to begin the online test click here.
If you have a DVD set and need to order additional Key Codes, please click on the link shown in the description of the DVD Series you have purchased.
For frequently asked questions related to the Key Codes or the online testing process, please call us at (215) 955-8533.
- Kremkau's Physics Refresher Video Course
This outstanding course is given at our Leading Edge meeting each year by Dr. Fred Kremkau, author of the preeminent textbook on ultrasound physics. This refresher course does not carry CME credit.
Click here to order the Physics Refresher DVD Series
- Other Non-CME courses on DVD or videotape from our previous Video Classroom sets
These sets must be purchased over the phone at 215-955-8533.
- Echocardiographic Imaging
- Prostate Ultrasound
- Fetal Echocardiography
- Endovaginal Ultrasound
How do you apply for CME credit?
Key Codes that allow access to a self-assessment examination and evaluation form accompany each video classroom set. Credit will be issued upon successful completion of the examinations and evaluation form. Purchase of an entire course entitles TWO viewers to apply for CME credit without additional cost. For more than two viewers, additional Key Codes are available at $100 each.
After you have finished viewing the series, complete the CME evaluation form and the self-assessment examination online.
This CME activity has been planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials.
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
Jefferson Medical College designates this educational activity for a maximum of (*) hours in Category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity
(*) The credit hours are specified in the listing for each Video Classroom set.
All faculty participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by Jefferson Medical College are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation(s). Full disclosure of faculty relationships will be made at the activity.
Please note that credits are awarded per course, not per lecture or DVD. However, the individual may claim less than the maximum number of credits awarded if he or she spends less than the full time required to complete the activity.
How are the videos lectures selected?
The Ultrasound Video Classroom Course Series is organized by courses which closely parallel the Institute’s actual programs. We select the most outstanding lectures from our live programs at the Jefferson Ultrasound Institute and our annual Leading Edge program and assemble them into a video "course." This results in a up-to-date and cost-effective educational experience available for your use when and where you need it.
Which types of video formats are available?
The series is available on DVD.
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