This e-learning module is designed to provide you with an understanding of how HCM can be diagnosed, managed, and treated. It assists cardiologists and other healthcare practitioners with an interest in HCM management to:
The module should take about 60 minutes to complete, dependent on your level of knowledge. We begin with a pre-assessment of your understanding of HCM. Then, there are seven topics and a post-assessment. As soon as you complete a topic, the next topic will be unlocked.
Target HCP audience:
Family/general physicians, general cardiologists, cardiac nurses
This activity is supported by an educational grant from BMS. Learners may participate in this educational activity free of charge.
Release date: September 2021
Expiration date: September 2022
Expert faculty: Dr Martin Maron, Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center and Research Institute at Tufts Medical Center and the Chanin T. Mast Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center in Morristown Medical Center
Introduction to HCM, Diagnosing HCM, Hemodynamic Subgroups of HCM, Genetics and Genetic Testing, Assessment of Sudden Death Risk, Management of Heart Failure Symptoms and Summary.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint Providership of ScientiaCME and PCM Scientific. ScientiaCME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
ScientiaCME designates this internet enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Dr Martin Maron, MD, Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center and Research Institute at Tufts Medical Center and the Chanin T. Mast Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center in Morristown Medical Center, has received financial compensation for consulting for Cytokinetics and Imbria, and received research grant from Takeda and iRhythm.
Disclosure of educational planners:
Jude Norton-Gaster, PhD, Chief Operating Officer of PCM Scientific, has no relevant conflicts of interest to disclose
Charles Turck, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, President of ScientiaCME, has no relevant conflicts of interest to disclose.
All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.
Each step below needs to be completed before moving to the next. Once you have successfully completed all the major four steps, you can claim your CME certificate and credit.