LAUNCH DATE/EXPIRATION DATE
This activity was launched on December 6, 2018 and will expire on December 6, 2019.
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of cardiologists, electrophysiologists, primary care providers (MDs/DOs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) who practice in a primary care setting and other health care professionals involved in the care of patients with atrial fibrillation.
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 providership of Horizon CME. Horizon CME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Horizon CME designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
HOW TO CLAIM CREDIT
Statement of credit will be available to print from your user history page.
- Read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures.
- Participate in the activity.
- Complete the post-test and activity evaluation.
- Physicians who successfully complete the post-test and evaluation will receive CME credit. You must score with an 75% or higher on the post-test to receive credit for this activity.
- All other participants who successfully complete the post-test and evaluation will receive a certificate of participation.
LEARNER ASSURANCE STATEMENT
Horizon CME requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to influence the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) which may arise as a result of prospective faculty members' relevant relationships with drug or device manufacturer(s). Horizon CME is committed to resolving all conflicts of interest and retaining only those speakers with financial interest conflicts that can be reconciled with the goals and educational integrity of the CME activity.
|Name of Faculty ||Reported Financial Relationship |
|Bruce Stambler, MD || |
Dr. Stambler discloses no relevant financial relationships with an ACCME-defined commercial interest during the past 12 months.
|Peter Kowey, MD ||Dr. Kowey has served as a consultant for Boehringer Ingelheim, Johnson & Johnson, Sanofi and Pfizer. |
OTHER CONTRIBUTOR/PLANNER DISCLOSURES
Ty Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA provided external review for this activity. Dr. Gluckman discloses no relevant financial relationships with an ACCME-defined commercial interest during the past 12 months.
Additional non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Sanofi US.