Accreditation: 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 EB Medicine and EMCrit. EB Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: EB Medicine designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per podcast episode. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Needs Assessment: The need for this educational activity was determined by surveys of the target audience and experts in the specialty. Further assessment was provided by examining the topics of recently published evidence-based medicine reviews, national clinical guidelines, and specialty society recommendations, as well as suggestions from evaluations of previous CME programs.
Target Audience: This internet enduring material is designed for physicians, nurses, mid-level providers, EMS professionals, pharmacists, and respiratory therapists practicing in the specialty of emergency medicine, critical care, resuscitation, internal medicine, and anesthesiology.
Goals: The purpose of this activity is to improve patient outcomes and safety through the use of evidence-based information.
Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, you should be able to apply the best current evidence on severe sepsis care, post-cardiac arrest care, palliative care, airway management, and trauma care and apply it in a non-study center emergency department.
Commercial Support: This activity received no commercial support.
Earning Credit: In order to earn CME credit, the participant must listen to the podcast episode, read and analyze the additional articles attached to the CME module, take the CME test, and complete the post-test evaluation.
Hardware/Software Requirements: Online learners will need a computer or web-enabled device to access the podcast, additional learning materials, and CME test.