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Claiming CME/CE Credits
To receive credits, participants must review the program materials in their entirety and complete the online post examination and evaluation. CME credits require a post examination score of 70% or higher. CE credits require a post examination score of 80% or higher.
System Hardware/Software and Internet Connection Requirements
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General System and Internet Requirements: Speakers or Headphones, High Speed Internet connection, Wireless 4G and 5G,
Web browsers: Chrome (v 7.5.288 or higher), Firefox (v72 or higher), Safari (v10.1.x or higher) Edge (v 85.0 or higher) and Internet Explorer (7.x or higher)
Operating Systems: Windows 8 or higher, (MS Surface and other MS mobile devices compatible), MAC OSX 10.3 or higher, Mac iOS 5.0 or higher (iPad, iPhone compatible), Android 4.3 or higher (most Android mobile devices compatible).
Effective Date: November 22, 2021
Expiration Date: November 30, 2023
Format: Self Instructional - Audio Visual with Slides
One (1) AMA/PRA Category 1 CME Credit™
One (1) ARRT Category A CE Credit.
One (1) AHRA CRA Credit
Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour
Made possible through an unrestricted educational grant from Bracco Diagnostics, Inc.
This program is intended for: Radiologists, Other MD's, Radiologic Technologists, Radiology Administrators and related Imaging Professionals.
There is no cost to participate in this program.
In MR Imaging, a careful review of the safety criteria for the selection of a Gadolinium-based Contrast Agents (GBCAs) should be considered for pediatric and neonatal patients. The program will provide a comprehensive review of the supporting research that addresses Gadolinium selection in this special patient population. Both chronic and long-term effects of GBCAs will be discussed.
As a Pediatric Neuroradiologist, Dr. Shah is uniquely qualified to share his experience which includes a discussion of risk vs benefits, supported by practical protocols for the administration of MR contrast; including limiting the amount of contrast given to patients that may receive several lifetime doses.
Following the presentation questions from the audience were addressed in a moderated Q&A session.
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
No special educational preparation is required for this CME/CE activity!
Chetan C. Shah, MBBS
Chair of Radiology
Nemours Wolfson Children's Hospital
Dr. Chetan C. Shah is a board certified radiologist in Jacksonville, Florida and is affiliated withNemours Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Topiwala National Medical College and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Applied Radiology requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of a CE activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This information is utilized to 1) determine if a conflict exists, 2) resolve the conflict by initiating a content validation process, and 3) advise learners of this information. Any individual who refuses to (or chooses not to) disclose relevant financial relationships will be disqualified from participating as an instructor, planner or manager and cannot have control of or responsibility for the development, management, presentation or evaluation of a CE activity.
Chetan C. Shah, MBB discloses the following:No personal financial conflict. Nemours received Research grant from Bracco Diagnostics Inc. and Principal Investigator in the research on Gadoteridol
No individual at IAME who had control over the content of this program has relationships with Bracco Diagnostics, Inc. or any other commercial supporter.
The Institute for Advanced Medical Education (IAME) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Institute for Advanced Medical Education (IAME) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA/PRA Category 1 CME Credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course meets all criteria and has been approved by the AHRA, The Association for Medical Imaging Management for One (1) ARRT Category A CE Credit.
This course meets all CRA renewal credit criteria and has been approved for one (1) continuing education credit in the following CRA domains: Operations Management and Asset Management.
For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board or other credentialing organization.
To receive CME credits for participating in this CME activity you must successfully complete the online post examination with a passing score of 70% or higher.
To receive CE credits for participating in this CE activity you must successfully complete the online post examination with a passing score of 80% or higher.
Online examinations return an immediate grade report. Upon receiving a passing score click Continue and complete the evaluation form. To view and print your Statement of Credit click the Print/View Certificate button displayed from within your MyAR Archives page.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.