REGISTER NOW TO BECOME A MEMBER

You are viewing the 1st of the 2 courses UPMC Physician Resources permits you to view without registering. To have full access to our FREE courses on our website, please register or log in now.
Register

Rajil Mehta, MD, FASN discusses the evolution of the Banff classification, subclinical rejection, and antibody-mediated rejection (ABMR). Dr. Mehta also reviews standard of care for treatment of ABMR, as well as alternative therapies for treatment of T-cell-mediated rejection (TCMR).

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the right pathological diagnosis
  • Recognize that rejection may not always manifest as a change in renal function
  • Recall management of antibody-mediated rejection

Disclosures

Dr. Mehta has reported no relevant relationships with entities producing health care goods or services.

All presenters' disclosures of relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by patients is listed above.  No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers, and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.05) continuing education units (CEUs) which is equivalent to 0.50 contact hours.

For your credit transcript, please access our website four weeks post-completion at http://ccehs.upmc.com and follow the link to the Credit Transcript page.

Release Date: 9/26/2019 | Last Modified On: 9/26/2019 | Expires: 9/28/2020

 

This course has been expired.