MKSAP 18 Audio Companion

The American College of Physicians and Oakstone Program

Captivating, engaging dialogue filled with practice-focused commentary and invaluable clinical advice spanning 11 MKSAP topic areas. Audio Companion Reference Booklet included, plus 4 FREE updates.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

    Online Audio + USB*
  • Audio CDs
1297.0000
SKU: MKSAP18

Connect with the Experts.

Packed with the latest diagnostic approaches and management strategies, the MKSAP® 18 Audio Companion provides comprehensive, go-anywhere audio coverage of recent clinical advances and treatment guidelines across 11 internal medicine subspecialties. Listen as your host Donald L. Deye, MD, FACP, leads lively discussions with esteemed colleagues in each area. Experienced clinicians, program directors, and department chairs from some of the world's finest medical institutions share patient stories, insightful views on new treatments, and more.

Listen. Learn. Earn.

With the MKSAP® 18 Audio Companion, you get:

  • All-new advice and commentary — a reliable, and entertaining way to stay current
  • Flexible learning anytime, anywhere — in your car, between appointments, while you work out
  • A convenient way to prep for your ABIM certification or MOC exam
  • Companion booklets — high-impact learning aids to quickly review and retain key points
  • The opportunity to earn a maximum of 120 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 120 ABIM MOC points
  • Four FREE updates — a $350 value that brings you an incremental 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and MOC points

Audio Samples

Cardiovascular Medicine Sample Audio
Gastroenterology Sample Audio
Rheumatology Sample Audio

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Providers: Oakstone in Partnership with The American College of Physicians

Moderator:
Donald L. Deye, MD, FACP
Chief Medical Officer
Oakstone Publishing, LLC
District Medical Director
Allina Medical Clinics
Public Health Consulting Physician
Isanti County, MN
Coroner, Isanti County, MN
Consultant, Internal Medicine
Cambridge Medical Center
Cambridge, MN

Credits/Points: Earn a maximum of 120 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 120 ABIM MOC points

Part A

Cardiovascular Medicine - Andrew Wang, MD

Dermatology - Jeremy Jackson, MD

Gastroenterology and Hepatology - Richard Saad, MD, MS

Hematology - Richard S. Eisenstaedt, MD, MACP

Oncology - David Mintzer, MD

Neurology - Robert G. Kaniecki, MD

Rheumatology - Michael Pillinger, MD

Part B

Endocrinology and Metabolism

General Internal Medicine

Infectious Disease

Nephrology

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Cardiovascular Medicine Contributor

Andrew Wang, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Chapel Hill, NC

 

Dermatology Contributor

Jeremy Jackson, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Dermatology
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Brandon, MS

 

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Contributor

Richard Saad, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, MI

 

Hematology Contributor

Richard S. Eisenstaedt, MD, MACP

  • Chair, Department of Medicine
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
  • Abington, PA

Neurology Contributor

Robert G. Kaniecki, MD

  • Director, The Headache Center
  • Chief, Headache Division
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Pittsburgh, PA

 

Oncology Contributor

David Mintzer, MD

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Perelman School of Medicine
  • Chief, Section of Hematology and Medical Oncology
  • Abramson Cancer Center of Pennylvania Hospital
  • Philadelphia, PA

 

Rheumatology Contributor

Michael Pillinger, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Manhattan VA Medical Center
  • New York, NY

Audience

General internists and primary care physicians; subspecialists who need to remain up to date in internal medicine; residents preparing for the certifying examination in internal medicine; physicians preparing for the recertification examination. 

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the most clinically relevant patient care information in all subspecialties of Internal Medicine based on the medical literature of the last 3 to 5 years
  • Describe clinical situations in which this new knowledge will improve quality of care
  • Diagnose disease states that are less common and sometimes overlooked and confusing
  • Determine when to refer patients for surgery or care by subspecialists

Accreditation

The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

CME Credits

CME credits may be earned by listening to the audio content, answering written tests that accompany the Audio Companion, and submitting the tests for scoring. 

Questions should be answered based on the information presented in the program, and 70% of the questions must be answered correctly to pass the quiz and receive credit. 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 120 MOC points (Audio Companion) and 20 MOC points (5 for each of four Updates) 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.

MKSAP 18 Audio Companion

The American College of Physicians designates this enduring material for a maximum of 120 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

  • Part A Sections
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Hematology
  • Oncolog
  • Neurology
  • Rheumatology
  • Part B Sections
  • Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease
  • Nephrology
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

CME/MOC Availability Dates for the MKSAP 18 Audio Companion

Part A Release: July 31, 2018
Expiration Date: July 31, 2021
Part B Release: December 31, 2018
Expiration Date: December 31, 2021

MKSAP 18 Audio Companion Updates

The American College of Physicians designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

CME/MOC Availability Dates for the MKSAP 18 Audio Companion Updates

Update 1 Release: December 31, 2019
Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
Update 2 Release: July 31, 2020
Expiration Date: July 31, 2023
Update 3 Release: December 31, 2020
Expiration Date: December 31, 2023
Update 4 Release: June 30, 2021
Expiration Date: June 30, 2024

Pass Guarantee

We Guarantee You'll Pass!
Pass GuaranteeDiligent study of the MKSAP 18 text — combined with listening to all topic areas of the Audio Companion — provides the strongest likelihood of passing the ABIM certification and maintenance of certification exams. Oakstone is so confident of your success that we guarantee it. If you do not pass either exam on your first attempt, and you purchased the MKSAP 18 Audio Companion, we will provide a full credit of the Audio Companion purchase price, which you may apply to future purchases of Oakstone CME materials.

MKSAP 18 Audio Companion Guarantee Procedure
Send a copy of your notification of failure from the ABIM to Oakstone Publishing, LLC, Two Perimeter Park South, Suite 160 East, Birmingham, AL 35243. If you have answered all of the internal medicine board review questions in the MKSAP 18 Audio Companion and earned all of the CME credits, you will receive full credit of your purchase price. Your exam record will be destroyed.

Online Audio + USB

Listen anytime, anywhere, on virtually any reliable internet-connected device (some connections may not provide optimal results), simply log in and listen to as much as you want — no download necessary. You will also receive a USB drive with MP3 audio files that can be synced to other mobile devices, a PDF copy of the Audio Companion Reference Booklet, and a Quick Start Guide.

Audio MP3 CDs

Along with a spiralbound printed copy of the Audio Companion Reference Booklet and a Quick Start Guide, you'll receive MP3 discs that allow you to listen to lectures in your car, on your computer, or at home on devices that are MP3 compatible. Traditional format audio CDs for older vehicles can be purchased by calling our customer service team at 800-633-4743.