Image For Activity Cover
Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Performance During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (JACC: Case Reports June 2020-2)
Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Performance During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (JACC: Case Reports June 2020-2)
Increasing numbers of women with congenital heart disease are undergoing pregnancy after transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement (TPVR). We present the course of 9 pregnancies in 7 women with TPVR, noting pre-pregnancy, antepartum, and postpartum gradients, as well as maternal cardiac, obstetric, and neonatal outcomes.

Editors

Editor-in-Chief
Julia Grapsa, MD, PhD, FACC

CME Editor
Nadeen N. Faza, MD, FACC

Authors
Valeria E. Duarte, MD

Julia A. Graf, BS

Audrey C. Marshall, MD

Katherine E. Economy, MD, MPH

Anne Marie Valente, MD

CME Information

Target Audience

JACC Journal CME/MOC/ECME is intended for physicians who treat patients with cardiovascular disease.

Important Dates

Date of Release: June 17, 2020
Term of Approval/Date of CME/MOC/ECME Expiration: June 16, 2021

Learner Objectives

After reading this article the reader should be able to:

  • Discuss the anticipated changes in transcatheter pulmonary valve gradients during pregnancy and the postpartum period.
  • Identify the echocardiographic changes seen in pregnant women with heart disease based on timing of data collection.
  • Provide per-pregnancy counseling to women with prior right ventricular outflow tract interventions.


Method of Participation and Claiming Credit
This ACC JACC Journals CME/MOC/ECME activity includes the reading of an article published in one of the JACC journals and the successful completion of self-assessment questions.  

Requesting AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit™ and/or MOC, or ECME credit for this Activity
To request credit, you must:

  1. Read the article for which you wish to receive credit.
  2. Answer the self-assessment questions. You need to have achieved a passing score of 70% or better in order for the Evaluation link to become activated. If you did not achieve a passing score, please click on the Posttest link in the left navigation bar and retake the exam.
  3. After you complete the Evaluation, click on the Claim Credit button in the left navigation bar.
  4. For CME credit, enter the total amount of time you actually spent in the activity in the box provided. Please note that you may only claim once for this activity. Click Claim.
  5. For MOC credit, click the Claim button in the row for MOC. Please note that you may only claim once for this activity. Confirm your ABIM number and date of birth.
  6. For ECME credit, click the Claim button in the row for EMCE. Please note that you may only claim once for this activity. Enter date of birth and click Submit.
  7. The page will be updated with the date and time that you claimed your credit.
  8. To view your credit, or to print a certificate, please go to ACC.org and navigate to the My Transcript section of My ACC.


This CME/MOC/ECME-certified activity may contain links to other educational resources such as clinical trial summaries, journal articles, guidelines, etc., that may not be CME/MOC/ECME certified. Please note that clicking on the links provided to view these resources will open new windows, which are outside of this CME/MOC/ECME-certified activity.

Summary
Availability: On-Demand
Available Jun 17, 2020 to Jun 16, 2021
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered: 1 ABIM-MOC Point
1 CME Credit
1 ECME Credit
Powered By