The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The AUA takes responsibility for the content, quality, and
scientific integrity of this CME activity.
Designation: The American Urological Association
designates this educational activity for a maximum of 35.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the
extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure Policy: As a provider accredited by
the ACCME, the AUA must insure balance, independence, objectivity
and scientific rigor in all its activities.
faculty participating in an educational activity provided
by the AUA are required to disclose to the audience any
relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest
to the provider. The intent of this disclosure is not to
prevent faculty with relevant financial relationships from
serving as faculty, but rather to provide members of the
audience with information on which they can make their own
judgments. The AUA must resolve any conflicts of interest
prior to the commencement of the educational activity. It
remains for the audience to determine if the faculty’s
relationships may influence the educational content with
regard to exposition or conclusion. When unlabeled or unapproved
uses of drugs or devises are discussed, these are also indicated.
or Unapproved Use of Drugs or Devices: It is the
policy of the AUA to require the disclosure of all references
to unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices prior
to the presentation of educational content. The audience
is advised that this continuing medical education activity
may contain reference(s) to unlabeled or unapproved uses
of drugs or devices. Please consult the prescribing information
for full disclosure of approved uses.
The opinions and recommendations expressed by faculty, authors,
and other experts whose input is included in this program
are their own and do not necessarily represent the viewpoint
of the AUA.
Based Content: As a provider of continuing medical
education accredited by the ACCME, it is the policy of the
AUA to review and certify that the content contained in
this CME activity is valid, fair, balanced, scientifically
rigorous, and free of commercial bias.