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Infectious Diseases CME and Board Review Courses

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Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections in the MRSA Era

Publisher: The Doctor's Channel
Credit Hours: 1
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Streaming-Video Lectures
Price: Free
Release Date: October 23, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 10/22/2015
Summary: Patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI) frequently encountered in emergency departments (EDs) in the US. The harshness of these infections span from mild cellulitis to serious life-threatening necrotizing infections, and their major recognizable cause is community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The number of cases of ABSSSI and ABSSSI-related hospitalizations is growing (yearly number of ED visits related to these infections has nearly tripled between 1993 and 2005 alone), an increase that corresponds with an escalation of MRSA infections.The increasing importance of MRSA motivated the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) to renew their practice recommendations [...]
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Audio-Digest Foundation Comprehensive Reviews Infection & Infectious Disease

Publisher: Audio-Digest
Credit Hours: 20
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Audio CDs and MP3
Price: $199
Summary: This set includes the discussions from the most recent medical meetings regarding infections and Infectious Disease. This package includes presentations on subjects such as how to use antibiotics properly, hepatitis issues, and sinusitis. A 10-program set.
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Challenges in HIV Screening and Prophylaxis: PrEP’ing for the Future

Publisher: The Doctor's Channel
Credit Hours: 1
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Streaming-Video Lectures
Price: Free
Release Date: May 30, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 5/29/2015
Summary: Challenges in HIV Screening and Prophylaxis: PrEP’ing for the Future offers approaches to improve HIV diagnosis and utilization of the PrEP program in the primary care setting are discussed. A sizeable amount of Americans with HIV remain undiagnosed and receive less than desired treatment. Not adhering to recommended screening guidelines particularly for high-risk persons results in delayed diagnosis. Once diagnosed, many patients are removed from care increasing the risk of HIV transmission. Regardless of a high level of awareness of the evidence for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use, uptake by HIV health care providers is less than adequate, specifically for [...]
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HEPATITIS C SUMMIT SERIES – Clinical Challenges in the Assessment and Management of Hepatitis C

Publisher: IDCareLive
Credit Hours: 1
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Online Video
Price: Free
Release Date: December 12, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 7/14/2015
Summary: Topics Cover: Invasive and non-invasive methods for assessing fibrosis Management options for resistant HCV infection Cutting-edge evidenced-based therapies for HCV infection Complexities of chronic HCV infection in the setting of advanced liver disease Unce you finished this activity, participants should be better able to: Consider populations of patients with HCV for whom it may be reasonable to forego liver biopsy, and cite the potential risks and benefits of liver biopsy in these clinical scenariosOutline strategies for assessing liver health in a patient with HCV with consideration for assessment [...]
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Infection Control for Physicians

Publisher: Virtual Lecture Hall
Credit Hours: 2
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Online
Price: $25/hour
Release Date: January 27, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 1/26/2016
Summary: Course Topics: Incorporate scientific principles and practices of infection control and direct medical and ancillary personnel for whom you are responsible. Understand appropriate techniques to reduce the opportunity for patient and healthcare worker exposure to infectious material in all healthcare settings. Respond to disease outbreaks and/or potential infectious exposures that occur in healthcare settings.
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INVASIVE FUNGAL INFECTIONS INSTANT SYMPOSIUM – Advances in the Management of Invasive Fungal Infections in Hospitalized Patients

Publisher: IDCareLive
Credit Hours: 1
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Online Video
Price: Free
Release Date: December 16, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 6/16/2015
Summary: Topics consist of: Guideline directed empiric and definitive therapies for invasive diseaseRecent findings of investigational treatment protocols New diagnostic tests for invasive mycoses Update on diagnostic definitions for invasive fungal infections in hospitalized patients LEARNING OBJECTIVES Initiate appropriate empiric and definitive therapy for patients with invasive fungal infections Identify patients at risk of invasive fungal infections in the hospital setting Apply prompt and appropriate diagnostic testing for patients with suspected invasive fungal infections Compare and contrast the mechanisms of action, pharmacokinetics, efficacy, and safety [...]
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ScientiaCME Infectious Disease / Virology Free CME

Publisher: ScientiaCME
Credit Hours: 0.5 - 1 each
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Online
Price: Free
Summary: ScientiaCME has the following Infectious Disease / Virology courses available currently: Ebola Facts and Safe Management of Patients with Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Hospitals (0.5 CME Credits) Out of Africa: Ebola Virus Disease, an Urgent Public Health Concern (1 hr CE) Successful Strategies for dealing with Patient Safety Hot Topics - Immunization and vaccine-preventable diseases as a patient and public safety concern (0.75 CME Credits) Successful Strategies for Addressing Patient Safety Hot Topics - Infection Control and Antimicrobial Therapy in the era of Anti-Microbial Stewardship (1 CME Credits) Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Adults: Best Practices, Therapeutic [...]
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The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases

Publisher: CMEInfo
Credit Hours: 25
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: CD, MP3, DVD MP4
Price: $895 - $1,695
Release Date: November 15, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 11/15/2017
Summary: The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases is an exclusive self-study program designed to meet the continuing education needs of infectious disease specialists. This course is available on multimedia formats to conform to your schedule and preparation preference.
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The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review

Publisher: CMEInfo
Credit Hours: 40
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: CD, MP3, DVD MP4
Price: $1,195 - $1,995
Release Date: December 1, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 11/30/2017
Summary: The Chicago Infectious Disease Board Review program targets to prepare physicians who have finished their training in Infectious Diseases and are eligible to sit for the certifying examination, and also those who seek a cmoprehensive review of Infectious Diseases at the level of the subspecialist. The faculty for this program come from the nationally renowned faculty of Rush University Medical Center and visiting guest faculty.
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The Immune Reconstitution Syndrome in AIDS

Publisher: Virtual Lecture Hall
Credit Hours: 1
Credit Type: AMA PRA Category 1
Format: Online
Price: $25/hour
Release Date: October 20, 2014 00:00
Expiration Date: 10/19/2016
Summary: Topics: Realize that restoring immunologic function in patients with HIV may lead to declining clinical picture, the immune reconstitution syndromes. Implement and react to opportunistic infections in patients who have newly treated HIV diseases. Handle CNS cryptococcal disease in persons who have AIDS.
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