325 - 336 of 7306 results
0.5 CME CREDIT

Join this lecture for an overview of the pathophysiology, evaluation, and management of patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. The faculty will review current concepts, disease progression, and therapeutics. You will learn about surgical treatments and their impact in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and obesity as well as the risk for hepatocellular carcinoma.


0.5 CME CREDIT

Primary care clinicians commonly care for survivors of breast cancer. This session will review current recommendations for follow-up testing and secondary prevention after breast cancer diagnosis and initial treatment. The faculty will cover common clinical issues, including recommendations for genetic testing, management of side effects and complications of adjuvant hormonal therapies, and treatment of menopause symptoms.


1 CME CREDIT

Diabetic kidney disease is expected to surpass all other diabetes-related complications in morbidity and mortality. In this session, faculty will review current data on the renoprotective properties of SGLT2 inhibitors and explain the guideline recommendations for their use in patients with type 2 diabetes and kidney disease. *Please note that any data, indications and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the original recording on 12/4/2019, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


1 CME CREDIT

This talk will discuss three topics that affect women as well as other individuals: osteoporosis, menopause, and breast cancer screening. (1) In the osteoporosis-focused portion of this update, you will recall risk factors, review current guidelines for screening, and learn more about risk reduction and disease prevention. (2) Peri- and post-menopause syndromes have great societal impact and healthcare burden, and the faculty will discuss them in the context of the most recent clinical guidelines and medical evidence. (3) The last part of this lecture will examine breast cancer screening guidelines and their lack of consensus among various medical societies. From this update, you will receive guidance on the ethical challenges of breast cancer screening and shared decision-making.


0.75 CME CREDIT

This talk will focus on three major areas of interest. 1. Cerebrovascular disease and stroke prevention: newer information regarding intensive medical therapy and new interventional approaches for primary prevention. 2. Abdominal aortic aneurysm: methods of diagnosis, indications for surgery, and newer methods of intervention. 3. Peripheral vascular disease: methods of diagnosis, medical management, and indications for invasive intervention.


1 CME CREDIT

This lecture will discuss the underappreciated health benefits of exercise on a range of medical problems. It provides clinicians with the information they need to make the decision to emphasize exercise as an important part of preventive health in the office and a practical, effective approach to advising patients in the office. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on February 7, 2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


1.25 CME CREDITS

Recurrent pericarditis is a serious complication of pericarditis, and clinical recognition from healthcare providers is essential to improve outcomes and reduce the burden of disease. However, non-specific symptoms such as chest pain and dyspnea can make it a challenge to diagnose. In this practical session, you will review guidelines for diagnosing pericarditis as well as features that distinguish it from other diseases. Expert insights will refresh your knowledge of the treatment toolbox and illustrate the options on the horizon with the potential to expand it.


0.75 CME CREDIT

An engaging review of the significance of and treatment options for coronary artery disease in women will build on participant knowledge. The speaker will also identify differences in clinical presentation by gender and symptoms and age and offer insight on appropriate diagnostic approaches.


1 CME CREDIT

This presentation will review the history and current policies related to cannabis use in California, with an emphasis on how recent legalization and ongoing medical marijuana clinics impact primary care. The faculty will review how cannabis is consumed and discuss the scientific basis of what is known about therapeutic and harmful effects. You will walk away from this session with a roadmap on how to address cannabis use in inpatient and outpatient treatment settings and how to answers questions from patients and families


1.25 CME CREDITS

There have been many advances in the medical management of dermatologic disease. Office Dermatology will cover the diagnosis and management of common skin disorders and provide an update on therapeutics.


1 CME CREDIT

This will be a live demonstration of a comprehensive shoulder examination, including range of motion, strength testing, and special provocative exams.