COVID-19 related MIS-C: An Update

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COVID-19 related MIS-C: An Update

Carolina Sanchez-Vegas, MD
Attending, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Melissa Clemente, MD
Attending, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Mario Reyes, MD
Attending, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Bala Totapally, MD
Attending, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Miami, Florida

Target Audience

Nicklaus Children's Hospital CME activities are provided to pediatricians, House Staff physicians, pediatric subspecialists in medicine & surgery and pediatric researchers. Other physicians including family practitioners and other healthcare providers are encouraged to participate when appropriate. One or more of the CME activities is designed to attract and impart CME activities to national and international physicians.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, attendees are expected to:

  1. Understand basic concepts related to the etiology, clinical presentation, and diagnosis of COVID-19 related MIS-C in children
  2. Learn about the incidence, current data, and reporting system for MIS-C in the US, including novel AI methodology for analysis.
  3. Learn about the local data and efforts at NCHS for the clinical diagnosis and management of MIS-C
  4. Gain insight on the principles of management of MIS-C, specifically of the critically ill child.

[Recorded 10/16/2020] 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
10/16/2020
Course expires: 
10/16/2023
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Faculty Disclosure Statement: 

Drs. Sanchez-Vegas, Clemente, Reyes, and Totapally (or spouse/partner) have not had (in the past 12 months) any conflicts of interest to resolve or relevant financial relationship with the manufacturers  of products or services that will be discussed in this CME activity or in this presentation

Drs. Sanchez-Vegas, Clemente, Reyes, and Totapally will support their presentations and clinical recommendations with the "best available evidence" from the medical literature.

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Accreditation Statement: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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