The activity content covers how malpractice relates to early obstetric and obstetric ultrasound, gynecologic ultrasound with ultrasound diagnosis later in pregnancy. Through case examples the activity provides an overview of common errors that lead to litigation, common types of litigation, and mechanisms for reducing malpractice.
Medicolegal Issues in Obstetric Ultrasound: Early Pregnancy by James Shwayder, MD, JD
ULiability in OB Ultrasound by Steven Warsof, MD
Objective: The objectives of this video are to evaluate challenging obstetric cases in each trimester and the associated medicolegal aspects; and discuss appropriate documentation and follow-up of challenging fetal cases.
The AIUM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Credits accepted by the ARDMS and as ARRT Category A Credits.
CME credits for this video program are available through January 1, 2021.
This product will be mailed on an external jump drive. It is also available for purchase as streaming video.