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In primary care we are tasked with treating multiple conditions, therefore many of our patients are on numerous medications. Some of these medications are prescribed to deal with side effects of other medications. Often clinicians may not be aware that they are treating preventable drug side effects and wind up prescribing even more medications. This causes a cascade effect that results in significant polypharmacy. Join us while we discuss this common phenomenon and strategies to minimize or avoid it entirely.


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Chronic Kidney Disease: A Primer for Pri-Med

1.00 CME
1.00 AANP | 0.21 Pharmacology

Chronic kidney disease is common, yet many clinicians find it intimidating to manage. This session will give you the tools that you need to identify renal disease, recognize which patients are at risk for a decline in renal function, and practice the components of care. This activity will also discuss the potential interaction between renal physiology and COVID-19 Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 05/08/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


Strategies for Effective Pain Management

4.50 CME/MOC
4.38 AANP | 1.06 Pharmacology |


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In the third episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss important information for clinicians to relay to their patients regarding COVID-19. They will review current recommendations around how patients should be instructed to protect themselves and high-risk family members, how to monitor symptoms when sick, and how to determine when it’s appropriate to end self-isolation. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/16/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the second episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss the risks to healthcare workers associated with COVID-19. They will review current data on systems-based solutions to reduce transmission risk, the importance of personal protective equipment (PPE), and when to discontinue precautions in patients with resolved COVID-19. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/09/2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the fourth episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss the clinical presentation and diagnosis of COVID-19. In addition to describing the various methods of COVID-19 testing, they will review data regarding the presentation of patients with COVID-19, including history, physical exam, labs, and imaging findings. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/23/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the first episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will review the unique aspects of COVID-19’s spread and impact, including the epidemiology, viral characteristics, common clinical manifestations and complications of infection. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 3/31/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In this episodes, we will discuss a systematic review and meta-analysis that examines outcomes from the use of furosemide compared to torsemide in patients with congestive heart failure.


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Listen to this Q&A session about special topics on COVID-19 infection, including COVID in pregnancy and pediatric patients


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Skilled nursing facilities experienced some of the first clusters of COVID-19 outbreaks in the United States. In this episode, geriatrician Lee Lindquist will discuss how the characteristics of COVID-19 and the policies surrounding testing contributed to the spread of the virus in skilled nursing facilities. She will outline practical policies that skilled nursing facilities can implement to protect their patients and staff, and stop the spread of infection within their facilities. Lastly, she will discuss opportunities for policy changes moving forward to prevent future outbreaks in these vulnerable settings. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 05/18/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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COVID-19 has shown more severe infections and increased mortality in the older adult. In this podcast, geriatrician Lee Lindquist, MD, will discuss how the body of older adults is different, and why this increases seniors’ risk for infection and complications from COVID-19. She will review action items for clinicians treating older adults to prevent and manage COVID-19 infection in the unique needs of the geriatric population. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/23/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In this podcast, infectious disease specialist Dr. Woc-Colburn answers your questions from the past few weeks with a focus on COVID-19 symptoms and atypical presentations. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/29/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.