Remodel, Refresh, Rejuvenate:
A Comprehensive Approach to Optimizing Aesthetic Outcomes
 
Release Date: March 18, 2019
Last Reviewed: March 7, 2019
Expiration Date: March 18, 2020
Time to Complete Activity: 1.0 hour
 
Faculty
Jason D. Bloom, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Clinical Assistant Professor (Adjunct)
Department of Dermatology
Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Director of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Main Line Center for Laser Surgery
Ardmore, PA
 
Keith Marcus, MD
Marcus Facial Plastic Surgery
Redondo Beach, CA

Deanne M. Robinson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Yale New Haven Hospital
New Haven, CT
President and Co-founder
Modern Dermatology
Westport, CT
 
This activity is provided by Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC.  
 
Statement of Need
Clinicians in aesthetic medicine face the constant challenge of keeping ahead of the curve with evolving techniques and a broadening array of available products. In addition, to conduct appropriate patient assessments and create optimal treatment plans, they need an understanding of the effects of aging in the skin and deeper tissues, as they relate to aesthetic rejuvenation. This activity will provide participants with expert recommendations on the key characteristics of collagen-stimulating soft tissue fillers and how to apply best practices for aesthetic medicine, including integration of novel approaches and individualization based on anatomic assessment, extent of aging, and patient goals.

Target Audience
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of dermatologists, plastic surgeons, facial plastic surgeons, ocular plastic surgeons, ophthalmologists, otolaryngologists, dermatologic surgeons, cosmetic surgeons, nurse practitioners, and PAs. It may also be of benefit to other physicians, nurses, and healthcare providers who are involved in the field of aesthetic medicine.
 
Learning Objectives
Upon proper completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
  • Review the anatomy and pathophysiology of skin laxity and volume loss as they relate to aesthetic remodeling.
  • Describe the similarities and differences in soft tissue fillers, neuromodulators, and energy-based therapies for aesthetic remodeling, including their indications, preparation, mechanisms of action, efficacy, and safety.
  • Devise treatment plans for comprehensive, individualized aesthetic remodeling based on appropriate patient assessment and consultation.
 
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Physician Credit Designation Statement
Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
PA Continuing Education
PAs may claim a maximum of 1.0 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. 
 
Nurse Practitioner Continuing Education
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME. Individuals are responsible for checking with the AANPCP for further guidelines.

Disclosure of Commercial Support
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merz North America, Inc.      
 
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To receive a CME certificate of participation, you should:
  • Follow instructions to register or log in with your professional information and complete the pre-activity assessment
  • View the online activity in its entirety.
  • Complete and submit the online posttest and evaluation. You must answer 70% of the posttest questions correctly to earn credit. You will have unlimited opportunities to successfully complete the posttest.
A certificate of participation will be available for download/printing immediately following your successful completion of the posttest and evaluation.

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Hardware/Software Requirements
This certified CME activity is designed using HTML5 video. As you navigate the video using the supplied controls, the slides will sync to the speaker.
 
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For Desktops (Windows/Mac)
Internet Explorer 9 or higher, Firefox 28 or higher, Safari 8 or higher, Google Chrome 31 or higher, Opera 21 or higher

For Tablets (iPad/Android/Surface)
iOS Safari 4 or higher, Android 2.3 or higher, IE Mobile 10 or higher
 
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Disclosures
In accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education requirements on disclosure, faculty and contributors are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with the area of medicine featured in the activity. These relationships are described below.
 
Faculty
Jason D. Bloom, MD
Consultant: Aqua Pharmaceuticals; Allergan, Inc.; Cearna Aesthetics; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; InMode; MEND Nutrition; Merz North America, Inc.; Prollenium Medical Technologies, Inc.; Revance Therapeutics, Inc; RightResult Inc; Remedly Inc.; Sinclair Pharma; ThermiAesthetics, LLC
Clinical Investigator: Allergan, Inc.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; ZELTIQ Aesthetics, Inc
Speakers’ Bureau: Allergan, Inc.; Alma Lasers; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; InMode; Merz North America, Inc.; ThermiAesthetics, LLC
Stockholder: Cearna Aesthetics; MEND Nutrition
 
Keith Marcus, MD
Advisory Board: Allergan, Inc.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; Merz North America, Inc.; Revance Therapeutics, Inc
Speakers’ Bureau: Allergan, Inc.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; Merz North America, Inc.
Contracted Research: Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; Merz North America, Inc.
 
Deanne M. Robinson, MD
Consultant: Alastin Skincare, Inc; ISDIN; Merz North America, Inc.; Photon MD; Ulthera, Inc
Speakers’ Bureau: Allergan, Inc.; Dermarche Lab; Merz North America, Inc.; Solta Medical; Ulthera, Inc; ZELTIQ Aesthetics, Inc
Contracted Research: Alastin Skincare, Inc; ISDIN; Merz North America, Inc.
 
Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC staff members have no financial relationships to disclose.
 
Independent peer reviewer has no financial relationships to disclose.
 
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