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This Autopsy Pathology Program (AUP) activity features five cases. You will be presented with a clinical summary, autopsy findings, static images, practical tips, key teaching points, and a cause of death statement for each case. Each case will be available as a downloadable PDF file, along with a zip file of the case images in png format for your continued use and reference.
After you have completed the cases, you will be presented with a 25-question posttest.
After completing this SAM eligible activity and posttest, you should be able to:
- Accurately identify diseases and presentations of diseases using clinical summaries, autopsy findings, and provided images.
- Understand the pathophysiology and/or clinical implications of a disease process encountered at autopsy.
- Provide an accurate cause of death using clinical summaries, autopsy findings, and provided images.
- Identify a role for ancillary testing to rule in or rule out specific diagnoses and determine the cause of death, as applicable.
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 6.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CE (Continuing Education for nonphysicians): The CAP designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.25 credit(s) of continuing education. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity meets the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPath) Continuing Certification (CC) requirements for Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs).
This activity meets the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPath) Continuing Certification (CC) requirements for Improvement in Medical Practice (IMP).
This activity is approved for continuing education credit in the states of California and Florida.
The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification (BOC) Certification Maintenance Program (CMP) accepts this activity to meet the continuing education requirements.
You have a total of three opportunities to take and pass the posttest. If you correctly answer 70% or more of the posttest items, you may claim credit. CME/SAM credit can be applied to the American Board of Pathology (ABP) Self-Assessment Module (SAM) requirements. You must pass the posttest to claim credit; therefore, if you do not pass, you cannot claim any credit.
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College of American Pathologists
325 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL 60093-2750
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This activity and evaluation are available October 12, 2020, and expire October 11, 2021, at 12:00 AM (ET). You MUST claim credit by this date and time.