IMAGAC Strategy: Common Urological Conditions

This online course is specifically designed to provide practicing internists and family medicine specialists evidence based appropriate use of diagnostic imaging for the 5 common urological conditions: renal stones, hematuria, renal mass, renal cyst, and scrotal mass. Choosing wisely, an ABIM initiate aims to promote conversations between physicians and patients by helping patients choose care that is supported by evidence, free from harm, and truly necessary. Communication pearls and strategies about appropriate diagnostic work-up will be demonstrated in this course.

This course will satisfy the dual CME and ABIM Part II MOC points. 

Issue Date: February 1, 2017

Expiration Date: December 1, 2018

Faculty: Mehdi Kamarei MD, Craig McCormick MD, and Uma Zamvar MD

Planners: Uma Zamvar, MD & Kavitha Jay, MD

Instructions for taking this course and claiming credit: 

  • Register/Take course in Google Chrome or Safari
  • Take the pre-test and review the course content 
  • Successfully complete the post post test/CME evaluation (there is a 75% pass rate required)

Please contact Rabia Jamil at 1-3812 or if you have any questions.

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians

Family Medicine Physicians

Learning Objectives

  • Utilize evidence-based diagnostic imaging for abdominal problems
  • Implement evidence-based appropriate use of diagnostic imaging for urological problems (renal stones, hematuria, renal mass/cyst, and scrotal mass)
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 1.50 Geriatrics
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Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this activity and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.


Kaiser Santa Clara is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Santa Clara designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Statement:

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. 


Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 1.50 Geriatrics
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