Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Jointly provided by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Obimages.net

Membership to Obimages.net includes access to 8 Internet Based CME Video Courses (16.0 CME credits).  In addition to CME education, the courses are designed to improve diagnostic accuracy for physicians and sonographers engaged in the care of pregnant patients.  Each course includes between 60 and 170 interactive pages with narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.  Descriptions of the courses and Demonstration Videos are provided below.

1.  First Trimester Ultrasound Course

This course provides an overview of first trimester topics.  Topics include pregnancy dating, miscarriage, ultrasound markers, normal first trimester general anatomy, and normal first trimester heart anatomy.  A review of first trimester twin issues is also included.  The course includes over 125 interactive pages of narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

2.  Fetal Situs and Critical Views Cousre

The topics for this course include fetal presentation, fetal and maternal orientation, transducer orientation, and fetal situs (the right and left characteristics of fetal organs).  Details of normal fetal heart views are also presented.  The course includes over 60 interactive pages of narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

3.  Normal Cardiac Exam Course

This course outlines how to obtain each fetal heart view and how to obtain correct transducer placement.  All outflow tracts are demonstrated in detail.  The course includes over 60 interactive pages of narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

1,5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

4.  Advanced Fetal Heart Differential Diagnosis Course

This advanced fetal heart course provides differential diagnosis for 27 congenital heart defects.  The course includes over 170 interactive pages with narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

5.  Easy Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Defects Course

This advanced fetal heart course translates what the sonographer or physician sees on the ultrasound screen to a potential diagnosis of congenital heart defects.  The course includes over 170 interactive pages with narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

6.  Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Course

This course provides detailed information leading to the correct diagnosis of congenitial diaphragmatic hernia (CDH).  The course includes over 75 interactive pages of narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

7.  Congenital Pulmonary Adenomatoid Malformation Course

This course provides detailed information leading to the correct prenatal diagnosis of congenital pulmonary adenomatoid malformation (CPAM).  The course includes over 60 interactive pages of narration, text, images, diagrams, and videos.

1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

8.  Stepwise Approach to the Complete Ultrasound Exam of the Fetal Heart

This course considers the entirety of the fetal heart exam from picking up the transducer to securing all cardiac views.

1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

 

Demonstration Videos

Above.  Demonstration Video.  Fetal Heart Course:  Fetal Situs and Critical Views.  1.0 CME Credits.

 

Above.  Demonstration Video.  Fetal Heart Course:  Normal Cardiac Exam.  1.5 CME Credits.

 

Above.  Demonstration Video.  Fetal Heart Course:  Advanced Fetal Heart Differential Diagnosis.  3.0 CME Credits.

 

Above.  Demonstration Video.  Fetal Heart Course:  Easy Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Defects.  3.0 CME Credits.