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Learning Objectives and Credit

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain indications and contraindications of each procedure
  • Identify technical and anatomic considerations for successful procedural performance
  • Perform steps of five individually-selected procedures confidently

Elements of Competence

This CME activity has been designed to change competence and performance and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties areas of patient care and procedural skills, practice based learning and improvement, and medical knowledge.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Policy on Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be made in the activity materials.


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