Mayo Clinic Proceedings - Symposium on Neoplastic Hematology and Medical Oncology - Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia: Focus on Clinical Practice (February 1, 2016)

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Mayo Clinic College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine designates this Journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 1 MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

DISCLOSURE SUMMARY:
Planning Committee:
William Lanier, M.D., Thomas Beckman, M.D., Christopher M. Wittich, M.D., Terry Jopke, Nicki Smith

Authors:
Mrinal M. Patnaik, MD, and Ayalew Tefferi, MD
Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

DISCLOSURES: 
None of the planning members above have anything to disclose.

Dr. Patnaik and Dr. Tefferi have nothing to disclose.

Current publication is supported in part by grants from the The Henry J. Predolin Foundation for Research in Leukemia, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 

This publication was supported by CTSA Grant Number KL2 TR000136 from the National Center for Advancing Translational Science (NCATS). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the NIH.

Off-label drugs:  None.

Target Audience

The target audience for Mayo Clinic Proceedings is primarily internal medicine physicians and other clinicians who wish to advance their current knowledge of clinical medicine and who wish to stay abreast of advances in medical research.

Learning Objectives

On completion of this article, you should be able to (1) accurately diagnose chronic myelomonocytic leukemia, (2) accurately assess the prognosis of patients with chronic myelomonocytic leukemia, in terms of both overall survival and leukemia free survival, and (3) obtain a detailed discussion of risk-adapted therapy in chronic myelomonocytic leukemia.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ABIM
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
02/01/2016
Course expires: 
01/31/2018

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ABIM
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/01/2016
Course expires: 
01/31/2018
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