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Duke Perspectives From the American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting


This activity was developed by Med-IQ in collaboration with Duke Health.

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Released:
6/5/19
Expires:
6/4/20

Maximum Credits:

0.5
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Released:
6/5/19

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6/4/20

Maximum Credits:
0.5
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Released:
6/5/19
Expires:
6/4/20


Maximum Credits:
0.5


Overview: This publication summarizes pertinent new research findings that were presented at the 2019 American Urological Association (AUA) meeting held May 3 to 6 in Chicago, IL. In addition, Dr. Charles Scales, associate professor of urologic surgery and population health sciences in the Duke University School of Medicine, provides interesting perspectives on the study results.

CME Information:

Faculty
Charles Douglas Scales Jr, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Urologic Surgery
Associate Professor in Population Health Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC

Activity Planners
Christie Avraamides, PhD
Clinical Content Manager
Med-IQ
Baltimore, MD
 
Laura Rafferty, ELS
Managing Editor
Med-IQ
Baltimore, MD
 
Samantha Gordon
CME Specialist
Med-IQ
Baltimore, MD
 
Kathryn Schaefer, MSN, RN, CPHRM
Senior Manager, Accreditation and Compliance
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Writer
Frank Celia
Collingswood, NJ
 
Learning Objective
Upon completion, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss pertinent new studies presented at AUA and consider ways to apply this information to clinical practice

Target Audience
This activity is intended for urologists.
 
Statement of Need
More than 60 research finding presentations were shared by faculty members, residents, and fellows from Duke Urology at the 2019 AUA meeting held May 3 to 6 in Chicago, IL. Herein, we summarize information from select presentations and gain insight from Charles Scales Jr, MD, FACS, associate professor of urologic surgery and population health sciences, with the goal that this information will help urologists remain up-to-date on current research from Duke Urology.

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Med-IQ designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Medium/Method of Participation
This CME activity consists of a 0.5-credit publication. To receive credit, read the introductory CME material, read the publication, and complete the evaluation, attestation, and post-test, answering at least 70% of the post-test questions correctly.
 
Initial Release Date: June 5, 2019
Expiration Date: June 4, 2020
Estimated Time to Complete This Activity: 30 minutes

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The content of this activity has been peer reviewed and has been approved for compliance. The faculty and contributors have indicated the following financial relationships, which have been resolved through an established COI resolution process, and have stated that these reported relationships will not have any impact on their ability to give an unbiased presentation. 
 
Charles Douglas Scales Jr, MD, FACS
Contracted research: Allena Pharmaceuticals

The writer, peer reviewers, and activity planners have no financial relationships to disclose.

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