2023 Inova Pulmonary Hypertension Day
The field of pulmonary hypertension (PH) has evolved substantially over the years. Updated guidelines on pathogenesis, diagnosis, phenotyping, and management of pulmonary hypertension were recently published. Inova Fairfax hospital houses the largest pulmonary hypertension in the Washington DC/Northern Virginia area, including the only chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension center in the area. This course aims to help increase awareness of the disease and educate clinical staff about the newest updates in the field of PH. The course also offers a hands-on session for several devices used in management of pulmonary hypertension, including intravenous and subcutaneous pumps and various inhalation devices.
The content of this activity is applicable to healthcare providers in these specialties:
At the completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- Discuss the pathogenesis and phenotyping of pulmonary hypertension.
Enhance skills in identification and screening for pulmonary hypertension.
Recognize timely referral and management options for pulmonary hypertension.
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of devices employed in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension.
Inova Health System’s Office of Continuing Medical Education adheres to ACCME’s Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity, including faculty, program directors, and planners are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible entities as defined by ACCME. All relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.
The Inova Office Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Medical Society of Virginia to sponsor continuing education for physicians.
The Inova Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians may claim up to 6.0 credits in Type 1 CME on the Virginia Board of Medicine Continued Competency and Assessment Form required for renewal of an active medical license in Virginia.
- 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
We thank these exhibitors for their support and participation:
- United Therapeutics
- CVS specialty