The initiative will be tailored to the specific needs of hospital-based health care professionals.
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
Communicate the prevalence of HE and define the complications and consequences associated with chronic liver disease, with focus on HE
Identify the importance of early recognition of and screening for HE and describe the screening methods
Describe the economic, patient and caregiver burdens associated with cirrhosis and HE
Apply techniques to properly treat HE patients, including strategies for successfully transitioning patients from inpatient HE care to outpatient HE care in order to prevent disease recurrence and hospital readmissions
Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and the Chronic Liver Disease Foundation. The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest:
All faculty and staff involved in the planning or presentation of continuing education activities provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower (ACHS) are required to disclose to the audience any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity. Staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and the Chronic Liver Disease Foundation have no relationships to disclose.
Learner Assurance Statement:
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is committed to resolving all conflicts of interest issues that could arise as a result of prospective faculty membersâ€™ significant relationships with drug or device manufacturer(s). The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is committed to retaining only those speakers with financial interests that can be reconciled with the goals and educational integrity of the CME activity.
Americans with Disabilities Act
The event staff will be glad to assist you with any special requirements (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.). Please contact us prior to the event at 888-565-5321.