Faculty: BobbieJean Sweitzer, MD (Northwestern)
CME Credit: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
– Describe the epidemiology of preoperative anemia, including risk prediction for perioperative outcomes.
– Use preoperative iron therapy to treat anemia.
– Consider changing timing of surgery to treat anemia
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and destinationCME LLC. PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates the live Internet format for this educational activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.