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Atrial fibrillation is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia in clinical practice and conveys a 4- to 5-fold increased risk of stroke; yet, it often goes undiagnosed and untreated in a primary care setting. In the program, Dr. Ty Gluckman discusses how to recognize patients at high risk for AF, evaluate patients newly diagnosed with AF, assess risk of bleeding and thromboembolism, and apply evidence-based recommendations to reduce thromboembolic risk. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on 8/4/2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the seventeenth episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will explore how the COVID-19 pandemic has influenced non-communicable diseases and impacted healthcare beyond SARS-CoV-2 infection. Faulty will also discuss the role of masks to reduce the risk of respiratory infections and compare the efficiency of different masks. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on 09/01/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the sixteenth episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss how blood type may influence immune response and what impact it could have on risk of COVID-19 infection and severity. Faculty will also discuss the data on renin-angiotensin-aldosterone inhibitor use in COVID-19. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on 08/04/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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Twelve million individuals with COPD in the U.S. remain undiagnosed. Join Dr. Charles Vega as he provides practical, evidence-based guidance for diagnosing COPD in a primary care setting. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on August 18th 2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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Microaggression are common, everyday occurrences that impact an individual’s sense of well-being. They occur because of implicit bias and can have an impact on our relationships with our patients, colleagues and on our own sense of well-being. This session will discuss the concept of microaggressions, including definitions and terminology through examples, as well as the impact that repetitive exposure can have on an individual. The session will conclude with a discussion on strategies for managing occurrences in the moment and frameworks for recognizing and reducing implicit bias. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on 07/30/2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the fourteenth episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss the recent data on COVID-19 and children. This presentation will cover the typical presentation of COVID-19 in children and review the risk and mechanisms of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C).


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Join Dr. Charles Vega and Ashton Hyde, Esq. as they reveal the most common reasons for malpractice suits in primary care and discuss what you can do in daily practice to protect your patients from medical errors and yourselves from lawsuits. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on 7/21/2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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Dr. Jennifer Bierman and Dr. Rosanne Vasiloff will review optimal telehealth practice, a typical encounter, troubleshooting, physical exam tips, and suggestions for working with a trainee or a translator. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording/release on July 29, 2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


During this virtual Industry Theater presentation, an expert pulmonologist who specializes in the field of interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) will discuss the complexity of ILD recognition, with a focus on diagnostic criteria and the importance of collaborating with specialists for a timely diagnosis of ILDs