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Infectious Diseases CME

 
 
Infectious Diseases in the Adult Patient: A Primary Care Update

December 24, 26, 27 & 28, 2012 (8:00am-1:20pm)
Location: Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Florida
20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
20 CME Credits - AAFP ACEP ACOG
Mainpro-M1 (Canadian Physicians)
Course #SEMLA-2720121224
Price: $695.00 - $845.00



by Donald Kaye, M.D., M.A.C.P. - Drexel University, College of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; Elaine T. Kaye, M.D. - Harvard Medical School; Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology; Attending Physician, Division of Dermatology, Children’s Hospital Boston, MA; Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H. - Wayne State University School of Medicine; Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases; Corporate Medical Director of Hospital Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI; Kenneth Kaye, M.D., F.A.C.P. - Harvard Medical School; Associate Professor of Medicine; Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA and Jerry Zuckerman, M.D. - Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University; Assistant Professor of Medicine; Interim Chief Quality Officer Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Control, Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA.

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OVERALL OBJECTIVES: Following this course, the participant should be able to recognize the epidemiology and classify commonly presenting infectious diseases; identify the clinical manifestations, pathogenesis and methods of diagnosing the presenting diseases; and apply the current recommendations of pharmacologic management, referral or follow-up and prevention. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and referral or follow-up care with the overall goal of improving patient outcomes.

The emphasis will be on aligning physician behavior with current guidelines and evidence-based medicine, as indicated within each topic’s specific objectives. Since Infectious Diseases is a specialty field of medicine that affects all areas of Primary Care to include: FM, IM, EM and Pediatrics, this course was designed to cover the spectrum of Infectious Diseases essential to all practicing physicians.

Specific ObjectivesClick here to view/print the Specific Topic Learning Objectives for this course.

Day 1 Fever of Unknown Origin in Adults for the Primary Care Physician. Community Acquired Pneumonia. Update on Infective Diarrhea. Adult Immunizations, Part I. Adult Immunizations, Part II.
Day 2 Tuberculosis. HIV Primer for the Primary Care Physician. Newer Antibacterial Agents. Update on Antimicrobial Resistance. Update on C-difficile Infection (CDI).
Day 3 Update on Urinary Tract Infection. Hepatitis. Advice for the International Traveler. Herpesvirus Infections. Common Skin and Nail Infections.
Day 4 Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Helicobacter pylori Infection. Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and Diabetic Foot Ulcers. Endocarditis and Orthopedic Device Infection Prophylaxis Guidelines: What the PCP Needs to Know. Meningitis and Meningoencephalitis.

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