Grand Rounds Information
Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
Point of Care Echocardiography:
Is the Stethoscope's 200 year Reign Over?
|Masood Ahmad, MD
Professor of Medicine
Edward D. and Sally M. Futch Endowed Professor in Cardiology
Director, Echocardiography Laboratory
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Thursday, October 20, 2016
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Research Bldg. #6, 1.206 Auditorium
Internal Medicine APT Deadlines FY16
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
- Recommend appropriate perioperative cardiac testing using the current ACC/AHA guidelines and risk calculators.
- Recommend use of beta blockers using the current ACC/AHA guidelines.
- Update on statin use and perioperative medicine.
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT (Speaker):
Dr. Gupta has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT (Planning Committee Members):
Drs. Randall Urban, Mark Holden, Richard Goodgame and Mrs. Kimblyn Raschke have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 52 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Everyone is welcome to attend