Internal Medicine: A Clinical Update is organized by American Medical Seminars (AMS) and will be held from Nov 05 - 09, 2018 at The Westin Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States of America.
The target audience for this medical event is all practitioners at the level of a practicing physician to provide an update in their practice strategies and abilities to diagnose, treat and improve patient care. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Course Description :
Following this course, the participant should be able to develop an approach to the patient with metabolic disorders to arrive at a cost-effective diagnosis; apply a treatment plan that considers lifestyles, medications and specialty referral or monitoring needs; identify patients likely to develop complications and determine the long-term needs as well as resource management. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making an 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 Internal Medicine takes a lead role in medicine.
Specific Learning Objectives :
• Delirium in the Elderly – Current Concepts.
• Evaluation and Treatment of Dementia in Seniors.
• Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes.
• Treatment of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes.
• Common Endocrine Disorders.
• Diabetes/Endocrine Cases.
• Sensible Prescribing Practices for the Elderly.
• Vitamin B-12 and Vitamin D in Seniors.
• A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly.
• Contemporary Issues in End of Life Care.
• Approach to the Management of Chest Pain.
• Practical Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure.
• Treatment of Primary Headache Syndromes.
• Hypertension: Recent Trials and Rational Therapy.
• Strategies to Address the Issue of Preventable Hospital Readmissions.
• Cardiac Issues in Peri-Operative Risk Assessment.
• Practical Approach to the Patient with Potential DVT.
• Practical Approach to the Patient with Hyperlipidemia.
• Rational Management of Depression in Primary Care.
• New Drugs for the Primary Care Physician: What You Need to Know.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Physician Fee - Regular Registration||04 Nov,2018||USD 949.00|
|Resident Fee - Regular Registration||04 Nov,2018||USD 849.00|
|Advanced Practitioner Fee - Regular Registration||04 Nov,2018||USD 799.00|