Updates on Diagnostic Criteria on Fetal Growth Restriction

Learning Objective(s)
After watching this activity, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the highlights of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) guidelines;
  • List evidence for decisions made;
  • Discuss terminology, diagnosis, etiology, and significance of fetal growth restriction (FGR);
  • Describe Doppler principles and optimization techniques;
  • Identify normal and abnormal Doppler waveforms of the umbilical artery, middle cerebral artery, and in venous circulation; and
  • Define the application of Doppler in the management of severe growth restriction.

Faculty: Ahmet Baschat, MD; Greggory DeVore, MD; Leah M. Lamale-Smith, MD, FACOG; Juliana Gevaerd Martins, MD; Mishella Perez, BS, RDMS, RDCS, FAIUM, Lawrence Platt, MD, Lorraine Toner, MD

Available Credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™/1 ARRT Category A credit(s). Upon completion of the learning activity, you will have 1 attempt to successfully pass the post-test with a score of at least 80% and claim your certificate.

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As of August 1, 2020, you will have 1 attempt to successfully pass the post-test with a score of at least 80% and claim your certificate.

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Release Date: 11/02/2022
Expiration Date: 11/02/2025

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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The AIUM designates this internet activity enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AIUM Ultrasound Practice Accreditation

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ARRT Category A Credit 

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Additional Credit Information

  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS). The ARDMS accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)™.

Documenting CME Credits

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Disclosures for this Activity

  • Ahmet Baschat, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Greggory DeVore, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Leah M. Lamale-Smith, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Juliana Gevaerd Martins, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Ashley McDermott, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Mishella Perez, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Lawrence Platt, no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Lorraine Toner, no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Ahmet Baschat, MD (Panelist)

Greggory DeVore, MD (Panelist)

Leah Lamale-Smith, MD, FACOG (Presenter)

Dr. Leah Lamale-Smith is an Associate Professor at the University of California, San Diego. She completed a fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine at University of Colorado School of Medicine and a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Lamale-Smith earned her medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine.

Juliana Gevaerd Martins, MD (Presenter)

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Maternal Fetal Medicine Assistant Professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School

Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship at Eastern Virginia Medical School

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency at University of Miami

Medical School in Brazil

Mishella Perez, BS, RDMS, RDCS, FAIUM (Moderator)

Lawrence Platt, MD (Panelist)

Lorraine Toner, MD, MS (Moderator)