CME: Hysteroscopic Surgery & Fluid Management Strategies

Hysteroscopic Surgery & Fluid Management Strategies

Hysteroscopic Surgery & Fluid Management Strategies

Whether it’s in a hospital or office setting, minimizing fluid loss is essential during a hysteroscopic procedure.

Available credits: 0.25

Time to complete: 15 minutes


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  • Overview

    This activity will discuss the most significant changes in both in-office and outpatient hysteroscopic procedures, especially those which have resulted in the need to reappraise the parameters of fluid absorption. 

  • Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

    In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, The Omnia-Prova Education Collaborative (TOPEC) requires that individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. TOPEC resolves all conflicts of interest to ensure independence, objectivity, balance, and scientific rigor in all its educational programs.


    Robert K. Zurawin, MD
    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, TX

    Financial Disclosure:
    Consultant: Ethicon, Halt Medical, Hologic, Inc., and Storz
    Speakers Bureau: Bayer


    Mary Johnston, BSN, RNFA, CNOR
    The Advanced Gynecologic Surgery Institute
    Schaumburg, IL

    Mary Johnston, BSN, RNFA, CNOR has nothing to disclose.

    Charles E. Miller, MD, FACOG
    Director, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
    Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Park Ridge, IL

    Financial Disclosure:
    Contracted Research: Aegea, Allergan, Channel Med Systems, Gynesonics,
    Illumina, Merck, Storz and Espiner Medical
    Consultant Fees: Allergan
    Speakers Bureau: Smith & Nephew
    Royalties: CRI Miller Catheter
    Stocks: Blue Seas Medical Spa


    • Sean T. Barrett has nothing to disclose.
    • Ken Brown has nothing to disclose.
    • Carole Drexel, PhD, CHCP has nothing to disclose.
    • Kia K. Gray, MPH has nothing to disclose.
    • Brian McDonough, MD has nothing to disclose.
    • Ashley Pluta has nothing to disclose.
    • Ashley Rosenthal has nothing to disclose.
    • Jennifer Spear Smith, PhD has nothing to disclose.


  • Learning Objectives

    After participating in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

    • Identify the utility of the types of equipment and accessories needed for diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy
    • Explain how to ensure patient comfort and safety prior to, during, and after the hysteroscopic procedure
  • Target Audience

    This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of Ob/Gyns, Gyns, advanced practice professionals and nurses who perform MIS procedures or would like to perform MIS procedures.

  • Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

    The Omnia-Prova Education Collaborative, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Omnia-Prova Education Collaborative, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Provider(s)/Educational Partner(s)

    Omnia Education is the leading provider of education for women’s health professionals. Our activities are recognized nationwide for providing credible, relevant, and practical information on issues impacting the female patient. Additionally, our unique focus has transformed the CME learning environment, and our ability to help learners recognize and overcome barriers to optimal performance and optimal patient outcomes has positioned us as a leader in women’s health education.

  • Commercial Support

    This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Hologic.

  • Disclaimer

    The views and opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of TOPEC and Omnia Education. This presentation is not intended to define an exclusive course of patient management; the participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience and diagnostic skills in applying or adopting for professional use any of the information provided herein. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. Links to other sites may be provided as additional sources of information. Once you elect to link to a site outside of Omnia Education you are subject to the terms and conditions of use, including copyright and licensing restriction, of that site.

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