Accreditation Information

CNE

UNT Health Science Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 16274. This activity is approved for 1.20 Contact Hours.

UNTHSC

The University of North Texas Health Science Center certifies this activity for 1.00 hour of participation.

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 1.00 hour of AOA Category 1A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge

IOM Competencies

  • Provide patient-centered care
  • Employ evidence-based practice

Objectives

  • Characterize types of congenital heart disease that can be addressed via transcatheter procedures
  • Recognize limitations of transcatheter interventions
  • Compare differences in outcomes of various catheter interventions and surgical procedures

Target Audience

This activity was planned to address the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses.

Faculty Disclosure

Dr. James Kuo has nothing to disclose.   The UNT Health Science Center INCEDO staff and Grand Rounds Planning Committee have nothing to disclose.

This presentation will include off label discussion.  Most pediatric interventions are not FDA approved procedures. However, these are considered standard of care procedures.
Off label use of transbiliary stents, coronary stents, and vascular plugs will be discussed.