Hematology

Hematology Seminar CME / CPD 

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 1B (HEM1B) Topics Include: Bone Marrow Functioning, Blood Cell Abnormalities, Pathophysiologic Mechanisms, Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Anemiaand more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Short Course:
HEM1B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part B

Course Topics

Challenges in Coagulation

Apply effective strategies for urgently reversing the anticoagulant effect of warfarin; Explain the advantages and disadvantages of the novel oral anticoagulants; . Choose the optimal transfusion ratio for bleeding patients; Evaluate the advantages of cryopreservation of red blood cells; Compare the attributes of fresh frozen plasma and liquid plasma.

Blood Transfusions/Blood Thinners

Treat trauma patients with appropriate blood products; Differentiate between the different types of plasma products; Explain the benefits of using a restrictive threshold for initiating transfusions; Review indications for the use of novel anticoagulants (NOACs); Manage the patient with an intracranial hemorrhage who is being treated with an NOAC.

Myelofibrosis

Diagnose myelofibrosis (MF); Explain the significance of the molecular profile of MF; Compare the risk-stratification scoring systems for MF; Understand the role of Janus kinase inhibition in the treatment of MF; Plan appropriate medical and surgical treatments for MF.

Updates on Thrombectomy

Evaluate the evidence supporting the use of endovascular therapy for patients with stroke; Select patients who are appropriate candidates for endovascular therapy; Adopt standard-of-care imaging and therapies for stroke; Implement improvements in current systems of care for stroke patients; Diagnose and treat patients with cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Leukemia/Cancer Survivors

Recognize which of the leukemias and their complications are considered true medical emergencies; Characterize different types of leukemias based on presentation and peripheral blood or bone marrow findings; Identify the indications for immediate oncology referral or evaluation in a patient with leukemia; Recommend lifestyle choices to enhance the quality of life of cancer survivors; Improve surveillance for recurrence of cancer.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Family PracticePediatricsPsychiatry and Psychology

If you have taken the current Hematology CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Internal Medicine and Family Practice, plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.