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This initiative aims to increase understanding among cardiologists about adjunctive LDL-C-lowering therapies and their potential role in reducing residual ASCVD risk. During this series, national lipid expert faculty will discuss the incidence of and diagnostic criteria for statin intolerance, explain the mechanistic rationale for lowering LDL-C through nonstatin therapies, and explore novel targets and treatment pathways. It is expected to improve cardiologists’ management of patients with ‘tough-to-treat’ cholesterol according to the 2018 American Heart Association (AHA)/American College of Cardiology (ACC)/Multi-society Cholesterol Guidelines. Learners will have the opportunity to gain practical clinical perspectives during expert case study discussions. The patient scenarios will discuss how new treatment options may fit into the current therapeutic landscape.


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Jeopardy! GLP-1 RA Edition

0.50 CME
0.41 AANP | 0.41 Pharmacology

Think you know it all about GLP-1 receptor agonists? Test your familiarity with these dynamic diabetes drugs in Jeopardy game show. This interactive game will allow you to showcase your knowledge on GLP-1 RA pharmacodynamics, clinical indications, cardiovascular benefits, and more. There will be a rationale following each question, ensuring that you have answers to take back to your practice. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of 08/14/20 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


0.29 CME CREDIT

In this podcast, Dr. Matthew Drake, a pulmonary and critical care medicine specialist at Oregon Health & Science University, will answer questions regarding diagnosis, evaluation and management of severe asthma. He will review how to identify and evaluate patients with severe asthma, and will describe newer treatments available for patients with specific subtypes of severe asthma. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 5/29/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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Migraine is one of the leading causes of pain and disability worldwide, but initiation of effective treatment is often delayed by misdiagnosis and unnecessary testing. This focused session aims to improve your confidence in the clinical diagnosis of migraine. Primary care physician Dr. Susan Burke, and headache specialist Dr. Katherine Carroll, discuss the differential diagnosis of headache and review how to clinically diagnose migraine. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 7/31/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the past few years, there have been major advances in the acute treatment of migraine. Multiple medications and devices have recently received FDA-approval, filling some of the unmet treatment needs for patients with migraine. Join primary care physician Dr. Susan Burke and headache specialist Dr. Stewart Tepper, as they review acute treatment strategies and compare older medications with the newer options, including CGRP antagonists, a serotonin 5-HT1F receptor antagonist, and neuromodulation devices. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 8/31/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


0.36 CME CREDIT

Join primary care physician Dr. Susan Burke and headache specialist Dr. Stewart Tepper, as they review the best practices for communicating with and following patients with migraine. This discussion will include self-management and behavioral strategies for improving migraine symptoms. They will conclude the session with a discussion of three short patient case examples. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 8/31/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the fifteenth episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will revisit the data on chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in the treatment of COVID-19 and will discuss the data on the effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine in post-exposure prophylaxis. Faculty will also review the recent data on proton pump inhibitors (PPI) and histamine2-receptor antagonists (H2RA) as they relate to COVID-19 risk, giving you the most current information on how to manage your patients taking these medications.


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The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) makes shared clinical decision-making recommendations when individuals may benefit from vaccination, but broad vaccination of all people in that group is unlikely to have population-level impact. Such a recommendation is applicable to pneumococcal vaccines whereby pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) is recommended for all adults 65 and older, while the administration of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) is based on shared decision-making. In this podcast, we will discuss the ACIP recommendations and the use of shared decision-making as it applies to pneumococcal vaccines. Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 6/18/2020 and they are subject to change as new information is published.


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In the twentieth episode of Pri-Med’s web series on COVID-19, approach one of the most common questions about COVID-19 during this time; is it safe to travel? This session will review the current data on in flight transmission and evaluate the efficacy of current travel restrictions. Faculty will also explore how telehealth uptake has boomed with the pandemic and how this has provided both improvements and drawbacks to the health care system and to patients.


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ver 500,000 Americans of all ages and increases the risk of mortality by 3-4 times that of the general public. Yet, primary care providers receive little training on the specific health risks that affect the homeless nor on how to evaluate and care for these individuals. Join Dr. Chuck Vega as he tackles this vital but oft overlooked topic from a primary care point of view.


Female doctor with mask talks to two masked patients.

Pri-Med's new weekly CME/CE web series, Primary Care Pulse, features live conversations about timely topics and concerns facing primary care clinicians.


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While outpatient ethics training is relatively scant, many primary care clinicians encounter challenging situations in clinic that raise ethical considerations—and the pandemic has brought several important ethical questions and dilemmas to the forefront. This case-based discussion will review strategies for managing these moral dilemmas in the age of COVID-19.