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Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, designates this enduring material 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.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Release Date: June 29, 2018
Expiration Date: June 29, 2019
Media: Internet - based
This activity, Oncology Briefings™: Understanding Carcinoid Syndrome Diarrhea From Diagnosis to Treatment, developed in the Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC, (PER®) established Oncology Briefings™ legacy format, is an online interactive monograph that provides an overview of recent data regarding the management of carcinoid syndrome diarrhea. This presentation features a national thought leader, Michael A. Morse, MD, who provides key insights and presents 2 patient cases with carcinoid syndrome diarrhea who were successfully treated.
Instructions for This Activity and Receiving Credit
This online CME activity is directed toward oncology healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and management of carcinoid syndrome and carcinoid syndrome diarrhea, including medical oncologists, gastroenterologists, endocrinologists, and surgical oncologists. Fellows, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with carcinoid syndrome are also invited to participate.
Upon completion of this activity, you should be better prepared to:
Michael A. Morse, MD, FACP, MHS
Duke University Medical Center
Disclosure: Grant/Research Support: Ipsen, Merck, BMS; Speaker’s Bureau: Novartis, Ipsen, Merck, Lexicon, Genentech, Taiho, Celgene
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