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

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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. Describe factors that influence the thinness of the lower uterine segment (LUS); and the incidence of and risk factors for uterine rupture.
  2. Summarize evidence regarding the evaluation of LUS thinness to predict risk of uterine rupture in women undergoing a trial of labor after cesarean delivery
  3. Compare the use of ultrasound, MRI, and physical measurement at cesarean delivery for measurement of LUS.
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Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 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: PGO0624
Published: June 30, 2024
Expires: 6/29/2026
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Shian F. McLeish, MD, Amanda B. Murchison, MD, Dora M. Smith, MD, Taylor Ghahremani, MD, Isaiah M. Johnson, MD, and Everett F. Magann, MD
Categories: Gynecological , Obstetrical
Specialties: Gynecology, OB/GYN