Primary Care and Women’s Health

Start Date : December 22, 2019
End Date : December 29, 2019
Time : 4:30 pm to6:00 am

Phone : 18004220711
Email : registrar@continuingeducation.net

Description

Topics:



  1. 1. Osteoporosis 101

    • Evaluate the bone density test and offer treatments accordingly



  2. 2. Osteoporosis 101 Rx

    • Identify the side effects of medications and how we choose them



  3. 3. Breast imaging - which one do I need to order ?

    • Choose wisely the modality that is needed to best address screening and diagnostic breast imaging



  4. 4. The obesity epidemic - I can not seem to lose weight

    • Discuss weight loss medications and indications for Bariatric surgery



  5. 5. Hot flashes, mood swings and aging skin? can you prescribe estrogen for me ?

    • Will analyze the WHI study and the risks associated with prescribing HRT vs. other alternatives



  6. 6. Physician burnout -and primary care

    • Take better care of them and their colleagues



  7. 7. Memory loss - real or not?

    • Offer a DD to the patient and family



  8. 8. Health Promotion: Encouraging a Healthy Body, Mind, and Spirit

    • Assess the patient’s current state of physical, psychological, and spiritual health

    • Analyze the patient’s current dietary and exercise practices

    • Discuss an individualized health-promotion strategy for the patient.



  9. 9. “Oh, My Aching Head”: Managing Migraine, Tension, and Cluster Headaches

    • Explain the classification of headaches

    • Discuss the appropriate use of brain imaging in evaluating patients with headache

    • Describe the appropriate use of abortive and preventive medications in the treatment of migrane



  10. 10. “What Goes Up Must Come Down!”: Diagnosis and Management of Hypertension

    • Describe the appropriate measurement and classification of hypertension

    • Discuss the laboratory testing and imaging needed to diagnose common causes of secondary hypertension

    • Describe the major classes of anti-hypertensive treatment and discuss the type of  patient likely to benefit from each class of medication.



  11. 11. "Get Me Out of Here!": Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia in the Primary Care Setting

    • Elicit and assess symptoms of panic disorder and agoraphobia

    • Apply appropriate lifestyle modification and stress management skills, including muscle relaxation, breathing control, thought-stopping, and cognitive restructuring



  12. 12. Somatoform Disorders: Illness as a Way of Life

    • Recognize the key symptoms, signs, and clinical presentation of somatizing patients

    • Define the concept of “alexithymia” (the inability of some patients to express emotion in verbal terms)

    • Develop an effective management strategy for somatizing patients.



  13. 13. Enhancing Clinician-Patient Communication: Becoming a Healer

    • Distinguish the technical, biomedical aspects of clinician’s role from the personal and psychosocial aspects of care

    • Describe specific attitudes and values needed to create a healing environment with patients

    • Apply techniques for establishing and maintaining rapport with patients and enhancing clinician-patient communication.



  14. 14. The Faith Factor: Practicing Spiritually- Sensitive Care

    • Elicit a spiritual history in an ethically-appropriate manner

    • Analyze the physiologic, psychological, social, and lifestyle effects of religious beliefs upon health outcomes

    • Describe the spectrum of possible interventions available for addressing patients’ spiritual needs.



Registration Info

Call 1-800-422-0711 or visit https://continuingeducation.net/coursedescription.php?topic=Primary_Care_Women_Health_CME_Eastern_Caribbean_Cruise_December_2019#description

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Continuing Education, Inc ,
5700 4th St. N.

Aboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas for this 7-Night Eastern Caribbean Holidays Cruise Conference.

Porting out of Miami, Florida.

Mobile: 18004220711
Email: registrar@continuingeducation.net
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Event Categories: Family Practice, Gynecology, and Obstetrics.




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