What’s New in Influenza Management? (Module 4)
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Are you aware of the recent updates in the prevention, testing, and treatment of influenza? This brief module arms you with the most important updates you’ll need to protect your patients in this upcoming influenza season. You’ll hear about the newly available quadrivalent high-dose influenza vaccine and the recently FDA-approved therapy that could potentially improve efficacy and treatment adherence while reducing transmission of influenza. You’ll also walk away with proven approaches to testing patients with acute respiratory illness—hint: it depends on what’s circulating in the community. Before you see your next patient, read through this innovative infographic that is enhanced with audio clips, questions, and additional references to enhance your learning and keep you engaged.
Note that this activity is one module out of four total online modules included in this influenza curriculum.
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
Assistant Dean for Culture & Community Education
UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community, UC Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA
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