Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Evidence-Based Management

Start Date: Tuesday, December 4 2012
End Date: Tuesday, December 4 2012
Time: 11:45am - 1:00am
Fee:
Course Overview:

Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death: Evidence-Based Management

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

 

Program Director: Joseph T. Naughton, DO - Director of Medical Education, HFMH

Target Audience: Physicians, Hospitalists, Intensivists, Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Services Staff, Nursing Staff, Residents & Students

Meeting Location: Henry Ford Macomb Hospital -  MOB Conference Room 3

Educational Need

Learning Objectives

Desired Result

Physicians need to be aware of the current guidelines for ICD implantation for primary and secondary prevention of SCD Review and discuss the current guidelines for ICD implantation for primary and secondary prevention of SCD Physicians will have a better understanding of the current guidelines for ICD implantation for primary and secondary prevention of SCD
Physicians need to be aware of the current  practice patterns of ICD implantation Review and discuss the current practice patterns of ICD implantation Physicians will have a better understanding of the current practice patterns of ICD implantation
Physicians need to be able to effectively analyze the differences between current practice patterns and guidelines for ICD implantation Review and analyze the differences between current practice patterns and guidelines for ICD implantation Physicians will have a better understanding of how to effectively analyze the differences between current practice patterns and guidelines for ICD implantation
Physicians need to be aware of the alternative options available for prevention of SCD Review and discuss the alternative options available for prevention of SCD Physicians will have a better understanding of the alternative options available for prevention of SCD

Program Agenda

11:45 am Lunch
12:00 noon Welcome & CME Information & Disclosures - Joseph T. Naughton, DO
12:05 pm Introduction of Ali H. Shakir, MD - Joseph T. Naughton, DO
12:07 - 12:50 pm CME presentation - Ali H. Shakir, MD, HFMH Medical Director, Electrophysiology Laboratory and Services
12:50 - 1:00 pm Questions & Answers - Ali H. Shakir, MD
1:00 - 1:05 pm CME program conclusion - Joseph T. Naughton, DO

Accreditation Statement: Henry Ford Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: Henry Ford Health System designates this live course for a maximum of 1.0 Category I Credit(s) TM. Physicians  should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Faculty/Planning Committee Disclosure Statement:  In compliance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, all individuals in a position to control/influence the content of this activity are required to disclose relevant financial interests of their own or spouse or partners with any commercial interests and/or non-FDA approved use of a drug or a device that is included in the presentation. 

Enhancing Communication Services for Deaf Hard-of-Hearing: Henry Ford Health System is committed ensuring that our patients and their companions who are deaf or hard-of-hearing have equal access to all the services provided at our facilities.  As part of a settlement of an American s with Disabilities Act complaint, Henry Ford is implementing new and additional processes to enhance our communication efforts with patients and their companions who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.  This includes providing at no cost to patients and their companions the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices.  Each Henry Ford business unit will soon be assigned a designated program administrator to help ensure effective communication for patients and their companions. For additional information, call (313) 916-1896 or email: hardofhearingprogram@hfhs.org

Registration Information: Please contact, Shelley L. Helton, CME Representative @ (313) 916-8354   Fax: (313) 916-8315  or Email: shelton1@hfhs.org
Venue: Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
Professional Credit:
Credit Type Sponsor Credits
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) (TM) 1
Non-Physician Credit Hours 1