Perspectives From Around the World in the Management of Chronic Posterior Noninfectious Uveitis

Activity ID Released Expires
2380 December 16, 2016 December 31, 2017

Description

The diagnosis and management of posterior noninfectious uveitis is evolving. This educational activity captures a roundtable case-based discussion in which an international panel of 8 experts offer insights, including the role of emerging therapies, on the evaluation and treatment of patients with posterior noninfectious uveitis.

Diplomate Engagement

Correct answers to the post-test, recommended literature or other resources (presentations, audio/video, checklists, etc.), Post-activity follow up

ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type

MOC Part II CME Activity

  • Ophthalmology

NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.

Objectives

  1. Review the diagnostic criteria to differentiate noninfectious from infectious uveitis
  2. Assess patients for either management or referral to a uveitis specialist
  3. Demonstrate application of evidence-based treatments for a variety of patients with noninfectious posterior uveitis
  4. Describe safety and efficacy data for emerging agents in clinical trials for local therapy of noninfectious uveitis of the posterior segment

Keywords

  • Ophthalmology, Chronic Posterior Noninfectious Uveitis, Noninfectious Uveitis

Specialties

  • Medical
    • Ophthalmology

Competencies

  • Interpersonal & Communication Skills
    • Communicate with patients
  • Knowledge for Practice
    • Clinical problem solving
    • Demonstrate analytical skills
  • Patient Care
    • Develop/Deliver Pt MGMT Plan
    • Gather essential information
    • Informed DX/TX decisions
    • Interpret labs/images/tests
    • Perform essential procedures
  • Practice-based Learning & Improvement
    • Support practice improvement
  • Systems-based Practice
    • Coordinate care within system

Professional Interest

  • Assessment
  • Physician-Patient Relationship
  • Technology

Intended Audience

  • Practicing Health Professional
    • Physician

Format

  • Continuing Education
    • CME Activity
      • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
      • ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity
        • Ophthalmology

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