OB/GYN

OB/GYN Seminar CME / CPD 

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

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

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

Series 61 (OB61) Topics Include:  Diagnose Uterine Sarcoma, Potential Egg Donors, Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy, Manage Gonorrhea in a Patient Allergic to Cephalosporins, Perioperative Care of the Pregnant Patient, and more. 

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

Full Course:
OB61
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
OB61A, OB61B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Uterine Sarcomas/PROM

Summarize methods used to diagnosis uterine sarcoma and illustrate the difficulties encountered in making the diagnosis preoperatively; Counsel a patient with suspected uterine sarcoma who wishes to retain her fertility; List the pathologic features required to make a diagnosis of uterine leiomyosarcoma; Use appropriate tests to diagnosis premature rupture of membranes; Manage a patient with premature rupture of membranes based on gestational age and clinical findings.

Update on Breast Cancer Surgery

Specify the indications and benefits of neoadjuvant systemic therapy for patients with breast cancer; Evaluate a patient who has received neoadjuvant systemic therapy; Manage care for the axilla in patients undergoing neoadjuvant systemic therapy; Apply consensus guidelines for adequate margins of resection in breast conservation therapy; Consider measures to reduce the risk for positive surgical margins in patients undergoing breast conservation therapy.

Interstitial Cystitis/Breast Cancer

Diagnose interstitial cystitis; Define centralization of pain; Explain the role of toll-like receptor-4 in inflammation; Provide advocacy about reproductive and gynecologic concerns for patients facing treatment for breast cancer; Recommend appropriate contraceptive methods for a patient about to be treated for breast cancer.

Hepatitis B and Diabetes in Pregnancy

Diagnose hepatitis B; List risk factors for intrauterine transmission of hepatitis B; Manage a patient with hepatitis B during pregnancy; Summarize the risks and benefits of oral medications for hypoglycemia during pregnancy; Create an algorithm for preconception, antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum management of gestational diabetes and type 1 and 2 diabetes.

Thrombophilia

List hemodynamic parameters responsible for the hypercoagulable state during pregnancy; Evaluate a pregnant patient who has had a previous venous thromboembolism; Counsel a patient who is concerned about the possibility of a mutation in the factor V gene; Select appropriate candidates for testing for thrombophilias; Manage a patient with an antiphospholipid antibody syndrome.

STIs/Palliative Care

Implement clinic-wide procedures to screen for, follow, and retest patients with gonorrheal and chlamydial infections; Manage gonorrhea in a patient who is allergic to cephalosporins; Create a protocol for management of shortness of breath in the palliative care setting; Counsel families of terminally ill patients about palliative care practices; Prescribe effective medications to prevent constipation in a patient receiving opioids in the hospice setting.

Diseases During Pregnancy

Explain the pathophysiology of preeclampsia; Diagnose and manage a patient with severe preeclampsia; List expected changes in thyroid physiology during pregnancy; Define the Wolff-Chaikoff effect; Stabilize a pregnant woman with thyroid storm.

Risks in Pregnancy

Diagnose hypertensive disorders in pregnancy; List indications for immediate delivery in women with preeclampsia; Select appropriate patients for prophylactic treatment with low-dose aspirin during pregnancy; Recognize early and late symptoms of withdrawal from opioids; Provide medication-assisted treatment for a pregnant woman with opioid use disorder.

Update on Surgery

Manage perioperative care of the pregnant patient; Determine when to perform sentinel lymph node biopsy for a patient with breast cancer who is receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy; Implement measures to reduce the false-negative rate of sentinel lymph node biopsy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast cancer; Stratify high-risk and low-risk subtypes of breast cancer; Select patients with breast cancer who may benefit from tumor gene panels.

Gamete Donation

Create an assessment protocol for potential egg donors; Inform potential donors about privacy issues and about information to be shared with recipient; Identify potential egg donors who may be poor candidates for donation based on psychiatric or psychological issues; Interpret objective tests (eg, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, Personality Assessment Inventory) given to egg donors; Conduct an open-ended interview with a potential egg donor.

QUALIFIES FOR ETHICS, CULTURAL SENSITIVITY AND LINGUISTICS

Uterine Sarcomas/PROM

Summarize methods used to diagnosis uterine sarcoma and illustrate the difficulties encountered in making the diagnosis preoperatively; Counsel a patient with suspected uterine sarcoma who wishes to retain her fertility; List the pathologic features required to make a diagnosis of uterine leiomyosarcoma; Use appropriate tests to diagnosis premature rupture of membranes; Manage a patient with premature rupture of membranes based on gestational age and clinical findings.

Interstitial Cystitis/Breast Cancer

Diagnose interstitial cystitis; Define centralization of pain; Explain the role of toll-like receptor-4 in inflammation; Provide advocacy about reproductive and gynecologic concerns for patients facing treatment for breast cancer; Recommend appropriate contraceptive methods for a patient about to be treated for breast cancer.

Thrombophilia

List hemodynamic parameters responsible for the hypercoagulable state during pregnancy; Evaluate a pregnant patient who has had a previous venous thromboembolism; Counsel a patient who is concerned about the possibility of a mutation in the factor V gene; Select appropriate candidates for testing for thrombophilias; Manage a patient with an antiphospholipid antibody syndrome.

Risks in Pregnancy

Diagnose hypertensive disorders in pregnancy; List indications for immediate delivery in women with preeclampsia; Select appropriate patients for prophylactic treatment with low-dose aspirin during pregnancy; Recognize early and late symptoms of withdrawal from opioids; Provide medication-assisted treatment for a pregnant woman with opioid use disorder.

Gamete Donation

Create an assessment protocol for potential egg donors; Inform potential donors about privacy issues and about information to be shared with recipient; Identify potential egg donors who may be poor candidates for donation based on psychiatric or psychological issues; Interpret objective tests (eg, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, Personality Assessment Inventory) given to egg donors; Conduct an open-ended interview with a potential egg donor.

QUALIFIES FOR ETHICS, CULTURAL SENSITIVITY AND LINGUISTICS

Update on Breast Cancer Surgery

Specify the indications and benefits of neoadjuvant systemic therapy for patients with breast cancer; Evaluate a patient who has received neoadjuvant systemic therapy; Manage care for the axilla in patients undergoing neoadjuvant systemic therapy; Apply consensus guidelines for adequate margins of resection in breast conservation therapy; Consider measures to reduce the risk for positive surgical margins in patients undergoing breast conservation therapy.

Hepatitis B and Diabetes in Pregnancy

Diagnose hepatitis B; List risk factors for intrauterine transmission of hepatitis B; Manage a patient with hepatitis B during pregnancy; Summarize the risks and benefits of oral medications for hypoglycemia during pregnancy; Create an algorithm for preconception, antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum management of gestational diabetes and type 1 and 2 diabetes.

STIs/Palliative Care

Implement clinic-wide procedures to screen for, follow, and retest patients with gonorrheal and chlamydial infections; Manage gonorrhea in a patient who is allergic to cephalosporins; Create a protocol for management of shortness of breath in the palliative care setting; Counsel families of terminally ill patients about palliative care practices; Prescribe effective medications to prevent constipation in a patient receiving opioids in the hospice setting.

Diseases During Pregnancy

Explain the pathophysiology of preeclampsia; Diagnose and manage a patient with severe preeclampsia; List expected changes in thyroid physiology during pregnancy; Define the Wolff-Chaikoff effect; Stabilize a pregnant woman with thyroid storm.

Update on Surgery

Manage perioperative care of the pregnant patient; Determine when to perform sentinel lymph node biopsy for a patient with breast cancer who is receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy; Implement measures to reduce the false-negative rate of sentinel lymph node biopsy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with breast cancer; Stratify high-risk and low-risk subtypes of breast cancer; Select patients with breast cancer who may benefit from tumor gene panels.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Adolescent Medicine, Women's HealthFamily PracticeInternal MedicineObesity and Nutrition.

If you have taken the current OB/GYN 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 OB/GYN 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.