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Topics in Family Medicine: 2018 Update

Start Date : December 1, 2018
End Date : December 9, 2018
Time : 7:00 pm to7:00 am

Phone : 18004220711
Email : registrar@continuingeducation.net

Description

Topics:


  1. Prevention and Treatment of Motion Sickness

  2. Incidentaloma(s) How to approach these findings?

  3. Hey Doc! By the way I have this


    • Common OTC treatment of every day Dermatologic Problems in Daily Practice


  4. Common Knee and Shoulder Complaints in the Office Setting


    • How to give steroid injections to treat knee and shoulder complaints


  5. Use of the Medical Interpreter to maximize the office visit

  6. Current Guidelines on Evaluation of the Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

  7. Efficacious use of Antiemetic in the office setting

  8. Optimizing Results through Teamwork

  9. Preparing Your Patients for a Successful Transition to their Golden Years

  10. Medical Error Reduction: Optimizing Outcomes and Patient Safety

  11. Travel Medicine: Prevention Goes International

  12. Optimizing Patient Safety- Appropriate Opioid Prescribing


Learning Objectives:

  1. List 3 symptoms of motion sickness

    • Describe the 3 types of behavioral interventions

    • Recite 3 types of medications use for Motions Sickness



  2. Differentiate the different sites of incidentalomas

    • Differentiate the different sites of incidentalomas

    • Explain the work up for Thyroid, Pulmonary and Pituitary Incidentalomas

    • List the 3 Red flags related to Thyroid, Pulmonary and Pituitary findings



  3. Describe 3 most common skin complaints in the office setting

    • List 3 over the counter treatments that are used for these skin conditions



  4. Demonstrate a rapid shoulder and knee exam

    • List the contraindications to a steroid injection



  5. Describe at least 5 tips for using a medical interpreter

    • List 3 Medical Interpreter Resources

    • Explain at least 2 benefits of using a trained interpreter



  6. Describe what constitutes and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

    • List the 3 main risk factors for AAA

    • Apply the screening requirements for AAA



  7. List the 3 primary neurotransmitters involved in nausea and vomiting

    • Discuss the 4 categories of antiemetics used in the ambulatory setting



  8. Apply the characteristics of successful teams and tools to build teamwork and improve outcomes

  9. Describe how teamwork can improve chronic disease metrics

  10. List and explain stages of team formation

  11. Improve the wellness of the geriatric patients seen

  12. Address preventive measures for geriatric members

  13. Provide appropriate medication management for the elderly

  14. Improve communication strategies in discussing advance directives with patients

  15. Discuss types of medical errors that can result in increased morbidity and mortality

  16. Minimize potential cognitive error risks to result in improved outcomes and patient safety

  17. Explain how diagnosis momentum can result in medical errors

  18. Discuss the scope of US travelers abroad

  19. Assess the medical risk to the traveler

  20. List commonly needed Immunizations for travelers

  21. Implement helpful travel preventative treatments

  22. Utilize travel medicine related website resources

  23. Appropriately evaluate a patient for Chronic Pain

  24. Utilize general guidelines for prescribing Controlled Substances / Opioids, including the new CDC guidelines

  25. Implement the use of multiple modalities in managing chronic pain

  26. Explain the added risks when prescribing opioids in excess of 100 mg Morphine Equivalent Dosing (MED)

  27. Implement strategies to improve patient safety and compliance with guidelines in prescribing opioids and other Controlled Substances

Registration Info

Go to

https://continuingeducation.net/coursedescription.php?topic=Topics_in_Family_Medicine_CME_Hawaii_Cruise_December_2018

or call 1-800-422-0711

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Continuing Education, Inc ,
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Tel: 18004220711
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Email: registrar@continuingeducation.net
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