Uterine Fibroids: Focus on Medical Management

Uterine Fibroids: Focus on Medical Management

Uterine Fibroids: Focus on Medical Management
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Understand what predisposes women to uterine fibroids, which imaging techniques are key for diagnosis, and what medical treatments are available.

Available credits: 0.25

Time to complete: 15 minutes

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  • Overview

    In this activity, Dr. Linda Bradley reviews risk factors for uterine fibroids, the use of TVS,
    SIS, and MRI for diagnosis, and nonsurgical options that can help relieve symptoms associated with these bothersome growths.

  • Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

    In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) requires that individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. GLC resolves all conflicts of interest to ensure independence, objectivity, balance, and scientific rigor in all its educational programs.

    Host:
    Linda D. Bradley, MD
    Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology
    Cleveland Clinic
    Cleveland, OH

    Royalty: Elsevier, UpToDate, Wolters Kluwer

    Reviewers/Content Planners/Authors:

    • Stephen Chavez has nothing to disclose.
    • Barry A. Fiedel, PhD, has nothing to disclose.
    • Sue Grossman has nothing to disclose.
    • Judith Orvos, ELS, has nothing to disclose.
    • Colleen Resnick has nothing to disclose.
  • Learning Objectives

    After participating in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

    • Recognize the role of early diagnosis in improving outcomes for patients with uterine fibroids
    • Formulate strategies to engage patients in discussions about their fibroid symptoms and treatment preferences
    • Evaluate the latest evidence on medical therapies for the management of uterine fibroids
  • Target Audience

    This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of obstetricians, gynecologists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

  • Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

    Global Learning Collaborative is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Global Learning Collaborative designates this enduring material for a maximum of .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Provider(s)/Educational Partner(s)

    Omnia Education is the leading provider of education for women’s health professionals. Our activities are recognized nationwide for providing credible, relevant, and practical information on issues impacting the female patient. Additionally, our unique focus has transformed the CME learning environment, and our ability to help learners recognize and overcome barriers to optimal performance and optimal patient outcomes has positioned us as a leader in women’s health education.

  • Commercial Support

    This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from AbbVie.

  • Disclaimer

    The views and opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of GLC and Omnia Education. This presentation is not intended to define an exclusive course of patient management; the participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic skills in applying or adopting for professional use any of the information provided herein. 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 patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. Links to other sites may be provided as additional sources of information. Once you elect to link to a site outside of Omnia Education you are subject to the terms and conditions of use, including copyright and licensing restriction, of that site.
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    Reproduction of this material is not permitted without written permission from the copyright owner.

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