The Athlete’s Heart and Sudden Cardiac Death

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1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Date of Original Release: 1/5/2018
This edition valid for credit through: 1/5/2021
Video Length: 00:56:00

Product Codes:
Online Video: OV-AHSD
DVD: VL-AHSD
ISBN: 978-1-945749-06-3


The Athlete’s Heart and Sudden Cardiac Death

The Athlete’s Heart and Sudden Cardiac Death Training Video is designed to provide an analysis of the indicators and applications for performing cardiac ultrasound examinations on athletes and sudden cardiac arrest. Left ventricle, right ventricle and LV wall thickening will be discussed along with the correlation to sudden cardiac death in athletes.

  • The Athlete in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Exercise-Induced Cardiac Remodeling
  • Health vs Disease...
  • LV Chamber Enlargement
  • RV Chamber Enlargement
  • LV Wall Thickening
  • Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Topics

  • The Athlete in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Exercise-Induced Cardiac Remodeling
  • Health vs Disease...
  • LV Chamber Enlargement
  • RV Chamber Enlargement
  • LV Wall Thickening
  • Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Objectives

  • Identify the findings seen with the athlete’s heart.
  • Compare cardiovascular medicine and the athlete’s heart.
  • Evaluate exercise-induced cardiac remodeling.
  • Recognize the risk’s associated with sudden cardiac death.
  • State the role of echo in the assessment of the athlete’s heart.

Target Audience

Physicians, sonographers, and other medical professionals involved with performing and/or interpreting cardiac ultrasound examinations. Physician participants may include cardiology, internal medicine, critical care, hospitalists, emergency medicine, family practice, primary care.

Course Instructors

GulfCoast Ultrasound Institute

Richard Palma  BS, RDCS, RCS, ACS, FASE,FSDMS

Program Director and Clinical Coordinator.
Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute.
St Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Hartford, CT.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faculty & Content Disclosures...
Faculty Disclosure
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc. adheres to ACCME Essential Areas, Standards, and Policies regarding industry support of CME. Speakers will disclose any relevant commercial relationships prior to the start of the educational activity.

Content Validation
All presentations for this CME activity were reviewed and approved by members of the GUI CME Review Committee to determine content validity and to ensure that no conflicts of interest exist prior to the activity commencement or material compilation.

Disclosure of Individuals in Control of Content
In addition to the faculty listed the following individuals are recognized by GUI as being in control of content of this program:

James Mateer, MD, RDMS (Medical Director-planner, QI Task Force)
Medical Director, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute
No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Andreas Dewitz, MD, RDMS(Member of Advisory Board, QI Task Force Subcommittee)
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice Chair of Ultrasound Education
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Lori Green, BA, RT, RDMS, RDCS, RVT (Program Director/planner and reviewer, QI Task Force)
President, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Brian Schenker, MBA, RDMS, RVT (Program Coordinator/planner and reviewer, QI Task Force)
Program Coordinator, Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Inc.
No relevant financial relationships to disclose


Disclosure of Commercial Support
There was no commercial support involved in the planning, development/implementation of this activity.


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Accreditation Statement

The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course also meets CME/CEU requirements for ARDMS. Note: While offering the CME credit hours noted above, activities are not intended to provide extensive training or certification for exam performance or interpretation.

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