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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. CME Article 1: Collateral Damage: Maternal Obesity During Pregnancy Continues to Rise -- Identify lifestyle interventions used to prevent complications from an obese pregnancy; describe emerging maternal obesity complications; classify the severity of maternal obesity in the United States; and explain barriers to lifestyle intervention success in obese pregnancy.
  2. CME Article 2: Management Considerations for Recalcitrant Hyperemesis -- Evaluate the epidemiology and pathophysiology of HEG, especially as compared with NVP; assess second-line pharmacologic therapies for HEG, with particular focus on the data available for those interventions; and compare different options for nutritional support.
  3. CME Article 3: Induction of Labor: An Overview of Guidelines -- Identify the appropriate indications for induction of labor; explain the effectiveness and associated risks of using prostaglandins, misoprostol, oxytocin, and amniotomy for induction of labor; and assess the definition and alternatives of failure of induction of labor.
Price: $30.00


  • ACCME 3.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: OGS0120
Published: January 2020
Expires: 12/31/2021
Required Passing Score: 9/12 (75%)
Authors: Anne M. Davis, PhD, RDN, FAND; Daniel Spinosa, MD, Annalisa Post, MD, Jeffrey A. Kuller, MD, and Sarah Dotters-Katz, MD, MMHPE; Ioannis Tsakiridis, MSc, Apostolos Mamopoulos, PhD, Apostolos Athanasiadis, PhD, and Themistoklis Dagklis, PhD
Categories: Gynecological , Obstetrical
Specialties: Gynecology, OB/GYN
Topics: Hyperemesis , Labor , Obesity