Articles related to CME
Rebalancing Risk–Benefit With Buprenorphine: An Atypical Opioid Analgesic
1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™1.0 ACPE contact hour (0.1 CEU) Release Date: May 1, 2022Expiration Date: May 1, 2023 Learning ObjectivesAfter completing this activity, participants should be better able to: Describe the pharmacologic and safety differences between conventional and atypical opioids. Recognize appropriate patients who might benefit from buprenorphine as a first-line opioid analgesic. Understand how to transition opioid therapy from full µ-opioid analgesics to buprenorphine when appropriate.
Clinical Pharmacology August 5th 2022
Clinician’s Update on Omega-3s in ASCVD Risk Reduction
More than 15 professional societies now recommend the use of icosapent ethyl to treat ASCVD, but clinical questions about the use of omega-3 fatty acids remain. Drs. Leslie Cho and Erin Michos discuss the role of DHA and EPA and whether all omega-3 fatty acids are the same. But what about EPA plasma levels, incidence of atrial fibrillation, and differences between the STRENGTH and REDUCE-IT trials? Tune in to get these answers and more in this 13-minute, 0.25-CME credit hours video podcast.
Cardiology August 4th 2022
CME: Minimally Invasive Pancreatectomy: Robotic vs. Laparoscopic Surgery
This 1.25-credit CME course provides a review and update of current practice on minimally invasive vs. open pancreaticoduodenectomy, including trends and outcomes in robotic and laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy.
Oncology, Medical July 25th 2022
Q&AD: Addressing Challenges in Alzheimer’s Disease, From Early Identification to New Treatment Considerations
The first in a two-part series, this 0.50-credit, 30-minute CME multiplatform program discusses the importance of early identification of AD and how to detect it early, the pathobiology of AD and potential treatments in development to target this pathology, and current treatment options, including the appropriate use of anti-amyloid monoclonal antibody (mAb) treatment.
Geriatrics July 19th 2022
CME: Which ICU Patients Need Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis?
Read this article and obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credit! The learning objective? To appraise when stress ulcer prophylaxis should be considered for critically ill patients with risk factors for stress ulcers.
Emergency Medicine July 19th 2022