Virtual Pediatric Lecture Series - Inguinoscrotal Swelling

CHOC Children’s is pleased to introduce our Virtual Pediatric Lecture Series. This series is part of our continued commitment to bring the latest, most relevant medical news to community providers.

All sessions, unless otherwise noted, are eligible for CME credit.

Date: Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Speaker: Saeed Awan, MD
Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, CHOC Specialists

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the anatomy of pediatric hernias and hydroceles
  • Understand the pathophysiology of pediatric hernias and hydroceles
  • Differentiate between the hydrocele and hernia
  • Technique for reducing incarcerated hernias
  • When and how to repair

Target Audience
General pediatricians, family practitioners and other healthcare providers.

CHOC is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CHOC designates this live 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 this live activity.

Nursing CEs
Continuing Medical Education is also acceptable for meeting RN continuing education requirements, as long as the course is Category 1 and has been taken within the appropriate time frames.

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