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0.5 CME CREDIT

After this session, you will be able to assess risk of medical errors and prevent them in your medical practices.


0.75 CME CREDIT

This presentation will provide a pulmonologist’s “curbside consult” on three common topics in pulmonary medicine: treating a patient with chronic cough, managing with a patient with a positive PPD skin test, and following up after the finding of a solitary pulmonary nodule on chest imaging. The first section will emphasize the differential diagnoses for chronic cough besides asthma, such as post-nasal drip, gastroesophageal reflux, and angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor-associated cough. The second section will address who should be tested for latent tuberculosis, how best to test, and optimal patient selection for TB chemoprophylaxis. In the third section, we will consider annual screening for lung cancer in active and former smokers, and how to manage an incidentally found solitary lung nodule.


1 CME CREDIT

This talk will focus on the central importance of power differentials in relationships and the role of power and control in intimate partner violence (IPV). The speaker will outline the identifying signs and symptoms of abuse and discuss techniques for screening for IPV during office visits. Participants will review opportunities and methods for developing safety plans and providing emotional, legal, and medical support to patients when IPV has been identified. The #MeToo movement is an empowering catalyst for victims to speak out about abuse; we as providers are in a unique and privileged position to support and advocate for these deserving patients. This online activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing for APRNs, for 1 hour on Domestic Violence (approved as of 2/11/20). This activity meets the criteria of the Florida Board of Medicine; approval is not required. CE Broker Provider #50-27480, Activity #20-688617


0.75 CME CREDIT

Through the use of live demonstrations and interactive cases this session will provide up to date evaluation and management of common pelvis, hip, and thigh complaints. Review history and physical exam techniques for pelvis, hip and thigh pain with live demonstrations of various relevant exam maneuvers. This information will be applicable to the all patient populations and is designed for family physicians, internists, sports medicine physicians in a clinic or nonoperative/noninvasive setting. At the end of this session the participant would have gained a more comprehensive understanding of how to assist in common pelvis, hip, and thigh complaints.


0.75 CME CREDIT

This talk will review the epidemiology and definition of cannabis use versus cannabis use disorders. The screening, laboratory detection, pharmacology will be briefly discussed along with the ethology and pathogenesis of serious cannabis use disorders. Medical and psychiatric comorbidities will be delineated. A brief review of the history of cannabis use and its cultural significance will follow. The faculty will discuss medical complications and the arguments for medical marijuana use and outline the controversial political and industrial complexities of medical marijuana and cannabis legalization.


0.75 CME CREDIT

Faculty will discuss the latest date on the epidemiology and pathogenesis of UTI with a focus on the non-catheterized woman. UTIS are very common and a considerable amount of antimicrobial use is aimed at treatment of this infection. Thus, it is very important that we try to be good stewards for our antimicrobial armamentarium as we decide who warrants treatment and whether treatment can be safely delayed or avoided. Likewise, there are several prevention modalities available that should be considered before turning to antimicrobials in the woman with recurrent UTI. Lastly, there are some very exciting prevention approaches under development that may provide us with safe and effective antimicrobial-sparing strategies in the future.


0.75 CME CREDIT

Anxiety disorders occur very frequently in primary care. This lecture will cover the differential diagnoses and effective treatment of anxiety disorders. In addition to covering the latest recommendations in pharmacotherapy, we will discuss important brief psychoeducation that will improve your patients’ understanding of their condition and their response to therapy.


0.75 CME CREDIT

Each year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) publishes guidelines for early cancer detection, trends in cancer screening rates, and issues related to cancer screening. This presentation will summarize current ACS screening guidelines and an updated guideline for using human papillomavirus vaccination for cancer prevention. Further, the speaker will review updates in U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations for breast and colorectal cancer screening and discuss interim findings from the UK Collaborative Trial on Ovarian Cancer Screening. Finally, utilization of cancer screening from the National Health Interview Survey will be presented.


1 CME CREDIT

This talk will focus on safety, toxicity, and the available evidence about efficacy of various cannabinoids for medical illnesses and symptom management. It will also briefly review some of the public policy considerations related to how marijuana is scheduled by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration.


0.75 CME CREDIT

The session will use representative cases to discuss the assessment, diagnosis, and management of common musculoskeletal injuries of the ankle. The pertinent aspects of the physical examination, pathoanatomy and imaging of these injuries will receive particular emphasis.


0.52 CME CREDIT

1 CME CREDIT

Your patients’ health starts in the communities where they live, work and play. Having your practice assess patients to better understand the barriers to health could impact your treatment plans for them and result in more Healthy Days in the process. In this session, you will learn how to identify some key social determinants of health which may present in your patients. You will be equipped with tools for screening these patients and provided with best practices for connecting them to services to address these needs.