Elevate: Advances in the Use of Soft Tissue Support in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery – Clinical Lecture
M. Bradley Calobrace, MD, FACS
CaloAesthetics Plastic Surgery
The goal of this CME certified course is review current and new clinical data, share proven techniques for soft tissue support in breast surgery and focus on proper patient selection and safety.
To complete this activity and receive credit, the participant should:
- Review the materials on accreditation information, target audience, learning objectives, and disclosure information
- Complete the entire self-study
- Complete the post-test and evaluation/claim form
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At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the current evidence on the use of surgical support devices in aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery in comparison with traditional techniques.
- Compare and contrast the outcomes of various biological and synthetic support devices in breast surgery.
- Implement an informed discussion with patients on the risks and benefits of using soft tissue support devices in breast surgery.
Commercial Support Acknowledgement
Support for this educational activity is provided by Galatea Surgical.
This CME-certified series is primarily intended and designed to educate physicians who perform breast surgery that may benefit from the use of soft tissue support.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME), Imedex, and xMedica. NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physicians: This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
NACCME designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The information contained during this course is for educational purposes only and may not apply to your specific application or situation. The course content is not verified and should not be relied on for any medical or experimental procedures. Additional education is required to compliment the information contained therein. The author, society, distributor and provider (hereinafter referred to as the "Producers") shall not be liable for any loss, injury or damages, including without limitation any indirect or consequential damage or injury, resulting from the implementation of the practices and research discussed or displayed in the course. As a result of viewing this course, you agree that reliance on any practice displayed in the course without additional research, verification, and study shall be at your own risk. The Producers accept no liability for the content of this course.
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