L092723 Born Ready Special Edition: Ultrasound surveillance of monochorionic-diamniotic twins
Testing monochorionic twins for twin-to-twin transmission syndrome (TTTS) in utero starting at 16 weeks can increase the chances of survival for both twins in the womb. This is the focus of a special Born Ready presentation by Dr. Clifton Brock, maternal fetal medicine specialist at the Midwest Fetal Care Center.
MDs/DOs, APRNs, RNs, and sonographers caring for perinatal and/or neonatal patients
- Explain the embryology and related pathology unique to monochorionic placentation.
- Describe the rationale for surveillance and strengths and weaknesses of current clinical guidelines dealing with surveillance.
- Share how data supports (or not!) current screening guidelines.
- Identify concerning ultrasound surveillance findings that warrant escalation and intervention.
PRESENTER: Clifton Brock, MD
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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Children’s Minnesota, Allina Health, Midwest Fetal Care Center, and Minnesota Perinatal Physicians. Children’s Minnesota is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 Attendance
- 1.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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