Common Medical Symptoms Alaskan Cruise (description)


Category:Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Primary Care
Address:Aboard Royal Caribbean's Jewel of the Seas Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Event dates:7/17/2015 - 7/24/2015 (This event has already taken place)
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Topics to be Covered:

  • George D. Harris, MD, MS Russell D. White, M.D.
  • Common Symptoms
Organizer phone:1-800-422-0711
Offering type:Conference
Specialty:Data not provided
Event frequency:Never
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Host Sponsor:Continuing Education, Inc
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Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 14 Contact Hours
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The purpose of this CME activity is to review and discuss common general medical and musculoskeletal symptoms related to specific disease states, and to provide guidelines for their diagnosis and management. Topics will be chosen to benefit the family physician, general internist and sports medicine physician in an ambulatory care setting. At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to: •List the common presenting symptoms of hypothyroidism •Define Hashimoto’s Disease the most common cause of hypothyroidism •Summarize the current recommendations for the management of hypothyroidism •Identify patients at risk for type 1 and type 2 diabetes and in specific population groups •Analyze and distinguish the various agents and their mechanisms of action utilized in the treatment of diabetes •Summarize the treatment goals for different populations of patients with diabetes •List the available classes of insulin therapies and their proper use in specific patient groups •Debate the rationale of combination therapy in treating specific patient groups •Prescribe insulin therapy for patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and correlate the studies supporting each clinical case •Identify risk factors which contribute to the difficult patient encountered in clinical practice •Determine strategies for dealing with difficult patients •Realize that many “difficult patients” have undiagnosed (and untreated) psychiatric diagnoses •Delineate the evaluation of the patient with a possible concussion syndrome •Describe the appropriate evaluation of a patient with a concussion syndrome •Prescribe the proper return-to-play (or return-to-work) recommendations following a concussion syndrome •Define the proper risk stratification of patients at-risk for (or with) CAD •Enumerate further testing and evaluation of patients to further define risk stratification of a specific patient •Recommend individual specific evaluations for the patient presenting with defined risk factors (age, family history, symptoms, etc.) •Explain the proper evaluation of an athlete or employee with a specific musculoskeletal injury •Differentiate specific findings which indicate a more serious injury •Recommend a program for return-to-play (or return-to-work) after common musculoskeletal injuries •Identify the cause and management of various sports-related dermatologic findings on exam •Discuss the participation and management of an athlete with various medical conditions which may affect their level of participation or the types of sports they may participate •Describe the most common causes of dizziness and provide an appropriate workup for the patient •Discuss the common causes of low back pain •Discuss the common causes of altered adrenal function, its evaluation and management •Discuss the causes of thyroid dysfunction, their evaluation and management •Describe the most common causes of heat-related conditions and their managemen


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Contact Person:Continuing Education, Inc
Organizer Address 15700 4th St N
Organizer CitySt Petersburg
Organizer State: (US)Florida
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code33703
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone1-800-422-0711
Structural makeupData not provided
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsContinuing Education, Inc
Event Site/VenueAboard Royal Caribbean's Jewel of the Seas
Event sold out?There is no limit to attendance
Multiple locations or dates?No
Peripherally organized activities:Cocktail Party
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
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Target BoundariesInternational
Refund Policy:See website
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
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Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?NA
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?NA
Will there be shuttle service available?NA

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