Update Series (2017) Lesson 24: Role of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound in the Management of Prostate Disorders
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Lesson 24: "Role of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound in the Management of Prostate Disorders" satisfies the AIUM requirement - "The physician should complete 10 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ specific to genitourinary ultrasound every 3 years."
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At the conclusion of this continuing medical education activity, the participant will be familiar with the technology and applications of high intensity focused ultrasound for prostate disorders, particularly prostate cancer, as well as the limitations of research and publications to date.
Joseph L. Chin, MD, FRCSC
Disclosures: Profound Medical Inc.: US HIFU Investigator/Consultant
Professor of Urology and Oncology
Malcolm Dewar, MBChB, FCUrol(SA), MMed
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose
Fellow in Urologic Oncology
Khurram Siddiqui, MD, FRCS
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose
Fellow in Urologic Oncology
London Ontario, Canada
NOTE: CME is no longer available for this activity.
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