Refunds will be issued for requests received within 5 business days of purchase, but an administrative fee of $10 will be deducted from your refund. No refunds will be made thereafter. Additionally, no refunds will be made for individuals who claim CME or MOC credit, regardless of when they request a refund.
Release Date: December 5, 2012
Latest Review: Dr. Tristan Gorrindo, MD, on December 1, 2013
Expiration Date: December 5, 2014
To receive credit for this activity, complete the module, complete the post test and the evaluation, and enter the required information.
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Partners HealthCare System designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Professions can claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course. Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.
Faculty Disclosure Statements
In accord with the disclosure policy of Partners HealthCare System as well as guidelines of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), planners, speakers and/or their spouse/partner or anyone who may have an influence on the content of the activity have been asked to disclose any relationship they or their spouse/partner have to companies producing pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, devices, etc. that may be germane to the content of their presentation. Such disclosure is not intended to suggest or condone bias, but provides participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a given presentation.
Resolution of Conflicts of Interest (COI)
Partners HealthCare System has implemented a process to resolve potential COIs for this CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance and ensure that the content is aligned with the interest of the public.
The following planners and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest:
Tristan Gorrindo, MD, Reviewer
The following authors and/or their spouse/partner have reported no relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest:
John A. Fromson, MD
Tristan Gorrindo, MD, Planner, Reviewer
The following authors and/or their spouse/partner have reported a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest:
Theodore A. Stern, MD
Salary: Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
Royalties: Mosby/Elsevier; McGraw-Hill
Honoraria: Reed Elsevier
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