2018 AMS Family Medicine Series - Package 1

2018 AMS Family Medicine Series – Package 1

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Five American Medical Seminars, Inc.® Family Medicine Modules

Receive five (5) American Medical Seminars, Inc.® Family Medicine Modules bundled with an optional Amazon gift card. Each module is approved for 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and includes access to download your Audio MP3 &/and Video MP4, stream them from your account portal, a PDF Digital Syllabus and access to Online Testing. With the hardcover option, receive the same features as the download products PLUS you will be sent the media files and PDF Syllabus on USB and storage case.

Includes:

MODULE 1: Family Medicine – Dermatology 1
MODULE 2: Family Medicine – Dermatology 2
MODULE 3: Family Medicine – Endocrinology
MODULE 4: Family Medicine – Geriatrics
MODULE 5: Family Medicine – Health Maintenance

Downloadable/Streaming: Includes MP3/MP4; PDF Color Syllabus; Online Testing
Hard Copy: Includes USB with Audio & Video files; USB with PDF printed syllabus; online testing; access to Download/streaming of course.

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Select your Media Type as either Download or Hardcover. Next, click “Add to Cart”. Once your order has been processed, you will be contacted by our team with your login/download information. Please allow 7 to 10 days for the Gift Card to be issued.

Credits:

American Medical Seminars, Inc.® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA – American Medical Seminars, Inc.® designates these enduring materials for the maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Topics and Objectives:

MODULE 1: Audio & Video – Dermatology 1

  • Acne, Part I: Pathophysiology, Recognition and Treatment
  • Acne, Part II: Identification and Treatment of Acne, Acneiform Eruptions and Rosacea
  • Case Studies in Dermatology

Title: Family Medicine – Dermatology: Acne Part 1 & 2, Case Studies

Faculty: Michele S. Maroon, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018 Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Acne Part 1

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Characterize types of acne lesions and determine appropriate therapy based on pathophysiology.
  2. Develop a therapeutic ladder with a clear understanding of treatment indications, expectations, and side effects.
  3. Recognize current issues regarding usage of Isotretinoin and long-term oral antibiotics to include the AAD Guidelines for prescribing Isotretinoin in females of childbearing potential.

TOPIC 2: Acne Part 2

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Recognize various acneiform eruptions to include post-adolescent acne and characteristics.
  2. Analyze testing results to distinguish such conditions, including culture and biopsy when appropriate, and initiate therapy.
  3. Diagnose and treat rosacea and consider possible association with Parkinson’s disease as per published evidence.

TOPIC 3: Case Studies in Dermatology

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Create a differential diagnosis based on clinical presentation and patient history.
  2. Appreciate the importance of morphology and pattern recognition in cutaneous disorders.
  3. Develop an approach to treatment based upon the AAD Guidelines as well as those of the British Association of Dermatology for Lichen sclerosus.

MODULE 2: Audio & Video – Dermatology 2

  • Herpes Simplex and Zoster; Lichen Planus
  • Psoriasis
  • Dermatologic Manifestations of Systemic Disease

Title: Family Medicine – Dermatology 2: Herpes Simplex and Zoster, Psoriasis, Systemic Diseases

Faculty: O. Fred Miller, III, M.D. and Michele S. Maroon, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018
Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Herpes Simplex and Zoster
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Differentiate herpes simplex and herpes zoster based on morphology and distribution of lesions and laboratory testing.
  2. Analyze the varied manifestations, reactivation complications of herpes zoster as referenced in the 2011 Journal of Infectious Diseases.
  3. Determine an appropriate treatment plan for herpes simplex and herpes zoster as per 2011 FDA and Mayo proceedings recommendations.
  4. Evaluate the cutaneous spectrum of lichen planus.

TOPIC 2: Psoriasis
Upon completion of this session, using data and results from clinical trials, the participant should be able to:

  1. Evaluate the spectrum of classical and subtle cutaneous changes of psoriasis.
  2. Formulate the basic pathophysiology of psoriasis.
  3. Approach topical psoriasis therapy with a basic algorithm.
  4. Develop a treatment plan based upon the AAD Guidelines for Management of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis and Use of Biologics, Phototherapy and Chemotherapy.

TOPIC 3: Systemic Diseases
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Identify cutaneous markers of certain systemic diseases.
  2. Distinguish specific and nonspecific findings in relationship to underlying disease.
  3. Evaluate pruritus and differentiate those cases associated with systemic disease vs. primary cutaneous disease, including treatment of atopic dermatitis in accordance with AAD Guidelines.

MODULE 3: Audio & Video – Endocrinology

  • Practical Approach to Thyroid Disease
  • The Inpatient Management of Diabetes
  • Hirsutism

Title: Family Medicine – Endocrinology: Thyroid Disease; Diabetes; Hirsutism

Faculty: David A. Horowitz, M.D., Kendal Williams, M.D., M.P.H. and Albert J. Peters, D.O., F.A.C.O.G.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018
Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Thyroid Disease
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Appreciate the role of the screening TSH and what to do with the results.
  2. Develop a reasonable and cost-effective approach to diagnosing the thyroid nodule.
  3. Discuss the management of hypothyroidism.

TOPIC 2: Diabetes
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Consider this primer on management.
  2. Distinguish the patient who is likely to go on to develop complications and appreciate the potential long-term course.
  3. Apply the current guidelines for therapy and access the anticipated outcome goals.

TOPIC 3: Hirsutism
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

    1. Understand the pathophysiology of abnormal body hair growth in women.
    2. Differentiate the source of androgen excess.
  1. Employ current treatment options.

MODULE 4: Audio & Video – Geriatrics

  • A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly
  • Geriatric Depression: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Sensible Approaches to Geriatric Infections

Title: Family Medicine – Geriatrics: Falls/Urinary Incontinence; Depression; Infections

Faculty: Gary H. Oberlender, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018
Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Falls/Urinary Incontinence
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Appreciate the role of the screening TSH and what to do with the results.
  2. Develop a reasonable and cost-effective approach to diagnosing the thyroid nodule.
  3. Discuss the management of hypothyroidism.

TOPIC 2: Depression
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Consider this primer on management.
  2. Distinguish the patient who is likely to go on to develop complications and appreciate the potential long-term course.
  3. Apply the current guidelines for therapy and access the anticipated outcome goals.

TOPIC 3: Infections
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Understand the pathophysiology of abnormal body hair growth in women.
  2. Differentiate the source of androgen excess.
  3. Employ current treatment options.

MODULE 5: Audio & Video – Health Maintenance

  • Improving Compliance
  • Health Maintenance and Exercise for the Older Patient
  • The Sun and the Skin: Photoaging, Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer, Photodermatosis and Sunscreen

Title: Family Medicine – Health Maintenance: Improving Compliance; Health Maintenance and Exercise; The Sun and The Skin

Faculty: Kevin S. Ferentz, M.D., John W. Pendleton, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.R. and Jeffrey Miller, M.D., M.B.A.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018
Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Improving Compliance
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Use techniques that can better detect noncompliance in their patients.
  2. Apply techniques that can be used to increase compliance in their patients.

TOPIC 2: Health Maintenance and Exercise
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Apply evidence-based cancer screening recommendations from the United States Preventive Task Force and the American Geriatric Society to the older patient.
  2. Prescribe recommended vaccinations for the older patient based on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices of the CDC.
  3. Assess the risks of an exercise program and how to minimize them.
  4. Specify the components of an exercise program.

TOPIC 3: The Sun and The Skin
Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:

  1. Assess clinical signs that distinguish nonmelanoma skin cancers and precancerous lesions.
  2. Determine appropriate sun protective measures for patients.
  3. Design treatment algorithms for common skin cancers, to include the AAD recommendations for African Americans.
  4. Recommend proper sunscreen application behavior to decrease rate of development of actinic keratosis.

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Return Policy:

Customers are allowed 60 days from the date of the initial purchase. Customer is also responsible for any fees incurred for the shipment of the returned product and to insure the package includes full replacement value of the contents received. Refunds will be issued back to the credit card that was used to make the original purchase (minus shipping and handling costs). We reserve the right to charge a $75 restocking fee on all returns. There are no refunds for the video on demand series.

*Returns and refunds will not be accepted for any orders that include a “Tech Add-On” items including: Gift Cards, Apple iPad, Apple Watch 2, or Microsoft Surface Pro.

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