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Individualizing Treatment Plans for Older Adults with T2DM

Approximately 26% of adults over age 65 in the US (11.2 million people) have diabetes. This is a heterogeneous population that includes individuals residing independently in communities, in assisted living, and in skilled nursing facilities. Management of diabetes in older adults should be carefully tailored, taking into account these variables. All members of the care team, including physicians, ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME
  • ACPE

Perspectives on the Care of Older Adults with T2DM: A Multidisciplinary Discussion

This activity features an engaging multidisciplinary faculty discussion about special considerations in the care of older adults with T2DM. Many older adults with T2DM are experiencing negative health consequences that could be prevented or improved with optimal evidence-based care. This is a heterogeneous population that includes individuals residing independently in communities, in assisted livi ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME
  • ACPE

Treatment Patterns in Family Medicine: Clinical Perspectives on Incretin-Based Therapies in the Management of T2DM

The management of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) remains a major clinical challenge as many patients continue to struggle with achieving therapeutic goals. The goal of this activity is to improve knowledge and competency among primary care clinicians with regard to addressing glycemic variability in patients with T2DM through optimal therapeutic management, with a particular focus on the optimal ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • AAFP
  • AANP
  • AAPA

Improving Outcomes in Psoriasis: Exceeding Treatment Goals and Patient Expectations

This activity will address the management of psoriasis, including setting psoriasis treatment goals and monitoring treatment response to determine when adjustments to therapy are needed; developing tailored, evidence-based treatment regimens for individual patients; engaging patients in shared decision making for improved patient satisfaction; and considering clinical advances while developing tre ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Progress Against Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is the most common idiopathic interstitial pneumonia, and its diagnosis and management remain a challenge in clinical practice. An expanding body of research on the pathogenesis of IPF, however, is leading to the identification of new therapeutic targets, and best practices are evolving with the emergence of new data and new therapies. This activity, which featu ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

3-part Series: Updates in the Management of COPD

3-part Series: Updates in the Management of COPD ...

  • Series Series
  • ACCME

Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Tailoring Anticoagulation Therapy for Optimal Outcomes

A CPE-certified interactive newsletter with highlights from the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists workshop. Although most AF-related strokes can be prevented with anticoagulation medication, many older adults are not receiving optimal evidence-based therapy for stroke prevention. This activity will address persistent barriers to the appropriate use of anticoagulation therapy for the p ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACPE

Clinical Review - Improving Outcomes in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

This clinical review activity is the third activity in a larger curriculum (Improving Outcomes in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis) focusing on key aspects in the evidence- and guidelines-based diagnosis and treatment of patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. ...

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  • ACCME

Case Challenges in Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

This case-based activity is the second activity in a larger curriculum (Improving Outcomes in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis) focusing on key aspects in the evidence- and guidelines-based diagnosis and treatment of patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. ...

  • Mobile + Online on RealCME Mobile + Online on RealCME
  • ACCME

Team-Based Approaches to Help Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Achieve Individualized Glycemic Goals

A CPE-certified online monograph with highlights from the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists workshop. Many older adults with T2DM are experiencing negative health consequences that could be prevented or improved with optimal evidence-based care. The goal of this monograph is to help consultant and senior care pharmacists achieve greater competency in participating in team-based care a ...

  • e-Monograph e-Monograph
  • ACPE

Updates in the Management of COPD: Managing Exacerbations

This activity will help clinicians achieve greater competency in managing exacerbations of COPD and optimizing the use of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic interventions in tailored COPD treatment plans. ...

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  • ACCME

Updates in the Management of COPD: Comorbidities and COPD

This activity will help clinicians achieve greater competency in the management of COPD and its myriad comorbidities. ...

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  • ACCME

Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Current Evidence for Tailoring Antithrombotic Therapy (Program ID: 15111981)

Nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice and afflicts more than 3 million people in the United States. AF is an independent risk factor for ischemic stroke severity, recurrence, and mortality. Individuals with AF have a 4 to 5 times greater risk for ischemic stroke. The National Stroke Association emphasizes the importanc ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • AANP

Opioid-Induced Constipation: Improving Outcomes With Individualized, Evidence-Based Treatment

This activity will review the safety and efficacy of available therapies to prevent and treat opioid-induced constipation. It will also examine strategies for optimizing treatment selection and adjusting therapy when necessary to help patients achieve their treatment goals and improve their overall quality of life. ...

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  • ACCME

Updates in the Management of COPD: Diagnosis and Management

This activity will help clinicians achieve greater competency in accurately diagnosing COPD, assessing disease severity, and optimizing the use of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic interventions in tailored COPD treatment plans. COPD is a slowly progressive respiratory disease characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversible. Manifestations of COPD include dyspnea, poor exercise t ...

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  • ACCME

Achieving Optimal Outcomes in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on September 22, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. IBD is a chronic progressive inflammatory disorder of the GI tract, which includes Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). CD and UC ar ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Improving Patient Outcomes in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia: Monitoring and Managing Response and Resistance

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on October 29, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder of the bone marrow, accounting for 15% of adult leukemias. Targeted therapy with ty ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Current Evidence for Tailoring Antithrombotic Therapy

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on August 20, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice and afflicts more than 3 milli ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME
  • ANCC

A Case Study in Monitoring and Managing Response and Resistance in CML

Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder of the bone marrow, accounting for 15% of adult leukemias. Targeted therapy with tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) has dramatically improved 10-year overall survival for patients with CML from 20% to 80%-90%. To determine the best treatment approach for patients with CML, clinicians must thoroughly understand how to monitor treatment ...

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  • ACCME

Current Best Practices in the Management of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on April 22, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Among men in the United States, prostate cancer is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related death. The recommended treat ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Improving Women's Health Outcomes in MS: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. MS is nearly 3 times more common in women compared with men and is typically diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50. Since the diagnosis and treatment of MS frequently occur during women’s reproductive years, clinicians often face questions about MS treatment as it relates t ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

Current Guidelines and Future Directions in Colorectal Cancer Treatment

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on April 16, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer death in America, causing roughly 50,000 US deaths annually. Although mortality from co ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Clinical Insights in Migraine Management: Evolving Approaches to Migraine Treatment and Adherence

Migraine affects between 11% and 16% of adults in the United States. This condition is associated with a significant societal and economic burden. There are many pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatment options for both chronic and episodic migraine, and clinicians should tailor these therapies to individual patient characteristics as well as disease severity and patterns. Additionally, patien ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Clinical Insights in Migraine Management: State-of-the-Art Migraine Guidelines Review

Migraine affects between 11% and 16% of adults in the United States. This condition is associated with a significant societal and economic burden. On an individual level, chronic migraine is associated with reduced health-related quality of life and increased psychiatric and medical comorbidities. Guidelines provide definitions and diagnostic criteria for types of migraine and can aid clinicians i ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Update on Treatment Strategies for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection

THIS PROGRAM WAS ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AS A VISITING FACULTY GRAND ROUNDS SERIES THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY, BEGINNING ON DECEMBER 3, 2014. IF YOU HAVE ALREADY RECEIVED CREDIT FOR ATTENDING ONE OF THE LIVE MEETINGS, YOU ARE INELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR THIS ENDURING ACTIVITY. Clinicians have an opportunity to improve outcomes for patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection by appropr ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Reducing Hospital Readmission Rates for Patients with Acute Heart Failure

AHF represents a distinct challenge to clinicians. Mortality and readmission rates for patients with AHF remain high because hospital clinicians do not consistently adhere to guidelines for AHF management, discharge support, and education. This interactive newsletter will outline strategies for optimal management of this disease. ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Improving the Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Heart Failure

Diagnosis of AHF is often delayed because of the complex characteristics of the condition. The heterogeneous nature of AHF patients and the presence of comorbid conditions can make it difficult for clinicians to recognize the signs of AHF and provide optimal treatment. A paucity of data on AHF and a lack of agreement regarding the parameters of the disease state exacerbate this challenge. This int ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Improving Diagnostic Accuracy and Treatment Efficacy in Acquired Hemophilia: What Every Clinician Should Know

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on February 6, 2015. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Acquired hemophilia (AH) is a rare but potentially life-threatening bleeding disorder caused by the development of autoantibodies directed against ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Improving Outcomes in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis - A Self-assessment Program

This self-assessment is the first activity in a larger curriculum (Improving Outcomes in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis). The activity utilizes a question-and-answer format to review key aspects in the evidence- and guidelines-based diagnosis and treatment of patients with psoriatic arthritis. Following completion of this activity, learners will be directed to in-depth, case-ba ...

  • Mobile + Online on RealCME Mobile + Online on RealCME
  • ACCME

Defining, Diagnosing, and Treating Acute Heart Failure: Present Day Challenges

AHF represents a distinct challenge to clinicians. Diagnosis of AHF is often delayed because of the complex characteristics of the condition. The heterogeneous nature of AHF patients and the presence of comorbid conditions can make it difficult for clinicians to recognize the signs of AHF and provide optimal treatment. A paucity of data on AHF and a lack of agreement as to the parameters of the di ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

Direct-acting Oral Anticoagulants and Guideline Updates: Preventing Stroke in Older Adults with Atrial Fibrillation

A CPE-certified online monograph with highlights from the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists workshop. Nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice and afflicts more than 3 million people in the United States. AF is an independent risk factor for ischemic stroke severity, recurrence, and mortality. AF is a disease ...

  • e-Monograph e-Monograph
  • ACPE

Contemporary Management of Hypertension: Applying the Latest Evidence (Program ID: 1308334)

THIS PROGRAM WAS ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AS AN AANP LIVE GROUP LECTURE SERIES (GLS) BEGINNING OCTOBER 12, 2013. IF YOU RECEIVED CREDIT FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE GLS, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR THIS ONLINE ACTIVITY. Hypertension is a major risk factor for heart disease, stroke, heart failure, and kidney disease. According to recent estimates from the American Heart Association, near ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • AANP

3-part Series: Updating Clinical Practice in Rheumatoid Arthritis

3-part Series: Updating Clinical Practice in Rheumatoid Arth ...

  • Series Series
  • ACCME
  • ANCC

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics (an i-Newsletter series)

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics (an i-Newsletter series) ...

  • Series Series
  • ACCME
  • NAPNAP

3-Part Series: Updates in Parkinson's Disease Management

3-Part Series: Updates in Parkinson's Disease Management ...

  • Series Series
  • ACCME

3-Part Series: Defining, Diagnosing, and Treating Acute Heart Failure

3-Part Series: Defining, Diagnosing, and Treating Acute Hear ...

  • Series
  • ACCME

Expired Programs

12th Annual The Best of San Antonio: Breast Cancer - Bench to Bedside (Online Archive)

This critical review of results presented at the December 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium includes neoadjuvant and adjuvant therapy, endocrine plus targeted strategies for early and metastatic disease, triple negative and anti-HER2 subtype updates, immune therapy, presurgical window trials, translational science, local-regional disease, prevention and survivorship. AGENDA New Direct ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Achieving Asthma Control: The Roles of Pharmacotherapy, Monitoring, Patient Education, and Environmental Control

Approximately 25 million Americans (8% of the population) suffer from asthma. Due to a variety of barriers, patients with asthma often do not have their asthma well controlled, leading to suboptimal patient outcomes. The CDC reports an estimated 13.9 million people with asthma experienced an asthma attack in the previous 12 months, a measure indicating suboptimal asthma control. With suboptimal as ...

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  • ACCME

Achieving Better COPD Outcomes through Improved Assessment and Management Strategies

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a slowly progressive respiratory disease characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversible. Manifestations of COPD include dyspnea, poor exercise tolerance, and chronic cough, usually with sputum production. In severe cases, there may be respiratory failure, right heart failure, or cachexia. In the United States, COPD affects more than ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation

Advances in Multiple Sclerosis: Current Best Practices, Ongoing Challenges, and Future Directions

An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with MS, a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Treatment is focused on returning function after an attack, preventing new attacks, and preventing disability. The management of MS is increasingly challenging due to heterogeneity in the pathogenesis of MS, wi ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME
  • ANCC

Advances in Multiple Sclerosis: Nursing Interventions to Promote Optimal Care

An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with MS, a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Nurses play an important role in addressing MS symptoms, managing adverse events, limiting disability, and coordinating with the collaborative care team to ensure that patients have the optimal treatment plan a ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ANCC

Advances in Multiple Sclerosis: Optimizing Disease-Modifying Therapy

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Treatment seeks to return function after an attack, prevent new attacks, limit disability progression, and improve quality of life. The management of MS is complex because of the variability in the clinical course for each patient, emerging therapies, and patient characteristics a ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

An Update On Emerging Data on MS Treatment: Implications for Patient Care

MS is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system (CNS), affecting an estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the US. The progress, severity, and specific symptoms of MS are unpredictable and vary from one person to another, with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Due to the wide variation in the clinical course for each patient, it may not ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

An Update on the Role of Pregnancy in Multiple Sclerosis

An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), a chronic, neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Pregnancy is a major topic in patient counseling and therapeutic selection. Without a thorough understanding of data about MS and pregnancy, clinicians cannot appropriately educate their p ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Anticoagulation Therapy for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

Nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice and afflicts more than 3 million people in the United States. Individuals with AF have 4 to 5 times greater risk for ischemic stroke and tend to experience more serious strokes than those without AF. Although most AF-related strokes could be prevented with anticoagulation therapy, ...

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  • ACCME

Chronic Constipation and Constipation-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Fostering a Patient-Centric Model of Care

Constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-C) is a subtype of IBS that comprises approximately 20% of IBS cases and is associated with poor health-related quality of life. Chronic constipation (CC) affects approximately 15% of US adults (with a prevalence as high as 34% in older adults) and is associated with a similarly negative impact on quality of life. Adequate treatment of IBS-C a ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Clinical Challenges and Opportunities in the Management of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series on 17 occasions between January 29, 2014 and June 26, 2014. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Numerous treatments are available for the management of MDD, yet many patients do not obtain relief from their symptom ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Clinical Challenges and Opportunities in the Management of Overactive Bladder
Hope for Improved Symptom Control: Evidence-based Treatment Approaches for OAB

Overactive bladder (OAB) is the most common cause of urinary incontinence or loss of bladder control in adults and affects 30% to 60% of older women and 10% to 35% of older men in the United States. The symptoms of OAB often lead to additional medical and psychological problems and can have a detrimental impact on quality of life. Due to a variety of barriers, however, OAB is underdiagnosed and un ...

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  • ACCME

Clinical Challenges and Opportunities in the Management of Overactive Bladder
No Need to Suffer in Silence: Identifying and Diagnosing OAB

Overactive bladder (OAB) is the most common cause of urinary incontinence or loss of bladder control in adults and affects 30% to 60% of older women and 10% to 35% of older men in the United States. The symptoms of OAB often lead to additional medical and psychological problems and can have a detrimental impact on quality of life. Due to a variety of barriers, however, OAB is underdiagnosed and un ...

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  • ACCME

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: A Clinical Overview of Food Allergies in Infants and Children

Food allergy is an immune-based disease that has increased in the US in recent years according to several national health surveys. The prevalence of reported food allergy increased 18% from 1997 to 2007, and it is now estimated to affect 5% of children under the age of 5 years. Food allergy occurs most often in the first 3 years of life. The most common food allergens are eggs, milk, peanuts, tree ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • NAPNAP

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: Comprehensive Care in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The challenges associated with the diagnosis and differentiation of pediatric IBD are numerous and include varying clinical presentations and appropriate diagnostic modalities. Treatment is often impeded by a lack of clinical trial data on which to develop guidelines, as well as a lack of consideration of pediatric-specific issues. Likewise, there are myriad management issues surrounding pediatric ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • NAPNAP

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: Early Detection and Optimal Treatment of Growth Disorders in Children

Approximately 10,000 to 15,000 children in the United States have problems with growth. Recombinant human growth hormone (GH) has been approved by the FDA for growth disorders in children. Though the FDA has specific indications for GH therapy, growth disorders are typically marked by either growth failure or short stature defined as 2 standard deviations or more below the normal mean for age and ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME
  • NAPNAP

Clinical Insights into the Optimal Management of COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a slowly progressive respiratory disease characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversible. Manifestations of COPD include dyspnea, poor exercise tolerance, chronic cough with or without sputum production, wheezing, and respiratory failure or right heart failure. In the United States, COPD affects more than 5% of the adult population a ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Collaborative Care: A Team Approach to Managing Patients with MS

An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. While MS is managed primarily by neurologists, primary care physicians (PCPs) must be able to recognize signs and symptoms that may be suggestive of, or related to, MS so that they can make ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • AAPA
  • ACCME
  • ANCC

Emerging Data to Improve Patient Management

MS is a chronic, often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system (CNS), affecting an estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the US. The progress, severity, and specific symptoms of MS are unpredictable and vary from one person to another, with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. Due to the wide variation in the clinical course for each patient, it may not ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable

Improving Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: The New Oral Anticoagulants

NOTE: This activity was presented as a live visiting faculty grand rounds series beginning on May 23, 2014. Participants who received credit for attending any of the live presentations are not eligible to receive credit for this online release. Clinicians have the opportunity to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) by appropriately assessing patients’ risk for st ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Molecular Testing in NSCLC: A Strategic QI Initiative
Video Roundtable Discussion

This roundtable discussion features key participants in a quality improvement initiative to improve rates of molecular testing in NSCLC at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University/Montefiore Medical Center. The discussion provides background information about the clinical significance of NSCLC molecular testing, reviews baseline data on Montefiore/Einstein molecular testing in NSC ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

New Insights in Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment

The goal of this continuing medical education activity is to increase the ability of rheumatologists to integrate best practices based on the latest clinical evidence for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis (PsA), ultimately improving quality of life and reducing complications for these patients. ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Optimizing Glycemic Control and Avoiding Hypoglycemia in Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes

The live version of this activity took place on November 8, 2012 in National Harbor, MD. If you attended and received credit for the live event you may NOT receive credit for this archived event. The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) has reached an epidemic level and continues to rise. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) estimates that 25.8 million people, approximately 8.3% of ...

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  • ACPE

Optimizing the Management of COPD Among Primary Care Clinicians

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a slowly progressive respiratory disease characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversible. Manifestations of COPD include dyspnea, poor exercise tolerance, chronic cough with or without sputum production, wheezing, and respiratory failure or right heart failure. In the United States, COPD affects more than 5% of the adult population a ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Optimizing the Medical Management of IBD by Primary Care Clinicians

Ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD), which together are referred to as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), are complex conditions. Because of the complicated nature of IBD, diagnosis and treatment is impeded by numerous obstacles that can affect diagnostic accuracy and quality of care. In addition, new data available to clinicians are revising the management paradigm for IBD. These new ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation

Optimizing the Use of Biologics for Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a multisystem, immune-mediated, inflammatory disease, manifesting as chronic inflammation of the skin as well as joints in a subgroup of patients. Approximately 2% to 3% of the US population (an estimated 7.5 million Americans) has psoriasis. Plaque psoriasis, the most common form, affects 80% to 90% of individuals with psoriasis. Moderate to severe plaque psoriasis is often disfiguri ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Overcoming Barriers to Successful Asthma Control: Ask the Experts

Approximately 25 million Americans (8% of the population) suffer from asthma. Due to a variety of barriers, patients with asthma often do not have their asthma well controlled, leading to suboptimal patient outcomes. Greater efforts are needed in the management of asthma to help patients achieve asthma control. With better control, patients with asthma will experience less suffering from asthma sy ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

Patient-Centered Care for Nonmotor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease: Updates for Current Practice and Emerging Therapies

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinson’s disease (PD), a progressive neurodegenerative movement disorder that affects motor and cognitive function and significantly impairs quality of life. Nonmotor symptoms can significantly decrease quality of life for patients with advancing disease. These complications can include cognitive, neuropsychiatric, and autonomic symptoms. Available therapi ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Patient-Centered Care in Early Parkinson's Disease: Updates for Current Practice and Emerging Therapies

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinson’s disease (PD), a progressive neurodegenerative movement disorder that affects motor and cognitive function and significantly impairs quality of life. PD can be difficult to diagnose, and it is critical that clinicians recognize symptoms, both motor and nonmotor, to aid in early and accurate diagnosis. Appropriate treatment initiation based on patie ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Patient-Centered Care in Moderate to Advanced Parkinson's Disease: Updates for Current Practice and Emerging Therapies

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinson’s disease (PD), a progressive neurodegenerative movement disorder that affects motor and cognitive function and significantly impairs quality of life. Treatment of advancing disease can be complicated because clinicians must manage both motor deterioration and nonmotor symptoms. Long-term treatment carries significant complications that can exacerba ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Practical Tips for Using Oral Agents for MS

An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), a chronic, neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impact on quality of life. A wide variety of neurological symptoms can occur with MS, including tingling and numbness, loss of balance, weakness in one or more limbs, and vision problems. Treatment is focused on ret ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME

Prioritizing Interventions in Older Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

A CPE-certified online monograph with highlights from the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists workshop. The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) has reached epidemic levels and continues to rise. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) estimates that 25.8 million people, approximately 8.3% of the U.S. population, have diabetes. In the older adult population, the prevalence of d ...

  • e-Monograph e-Monograph
  • ACPE

Targeting Molecular Abnormalities in NSCLC

THIS PROGRAM WAS ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AS A VISITING FACULTY GRAND ROUNDS SERIES THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY, BEGINNING ON AUGUST 12, 2014. IF YOU HAVE ALREADY RECEIVED CREDIT FOR ATTENDING ONE OF THE LIVE MEETINGS, YOU ARE INELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR THIS ENDURING ACTIVITY. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the most comm ...

  • Online Presentation Online Presentation
  • ACCME

The Latest Research and Treatment Recommendations for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma

New evidence on optimal treatment approaches for patients with multiple myeloma (MM) is emerging at a rapid pace. Hematology and oncology clinicians are not fully prepared to incorporate emerging investigational therapies into treatment plans for patients with MM. Clinicians have the opportunity to improve outcomes in patients with MM by keeping abreast of evolving clinical practice guidelines to ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

The Latest Research and Treatment Recommendations for Progressive or Relapsed Multiple Myeloma

New evidence on optimal treatment approaches for patients with multiple myeloma (MM) is emerging at a rapid pace. Hematology and oncology clinicians are not fully prepared to incorporate emerging investigational therapies into treatment plans for patients with MM. Clinicians have the opportunity to improve outcomes in patients with MM by keeping abreast of evolving clinical practice guidelines to ...

  • Video Roundtable Video Roundtable
  • ACCME

The Substance Use SBIRTmentorTM

Welcome to the Substance Use SBIRTmentorTM! Like you, we understand that disease prevention and the reduction of harm related to substance use are integral to the delivery of health care – and that screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) of patients for substance use is becoming a critical part of today’s patient care. With the Substance Use SBIRTmentorTM, you will ...

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Update on Hypertriglyceridemia: Clinical Relevance and Treatment Recommendations

This educational activity will provide an overview of hypertriglyceridemia, with a focus on: • Lipoprotein metabolism, including TRLs and remnant cholesterol • Risks of triglyceride elevation, including pancreatitis and atherosclerotic CVD • Genetic and secondary causes of triglyceride elevation • Lifestyle and pharmacologic strategies directed toward clinical management of patients with high ...

  • i-Newsletter i-Newsletter
  • ACCME
  • ACPE
  • ANCC

Updating Clinical Practice in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Achieving Treatment Targets

The goal of this interactive newsletter is to expand the ability of physicians and other clinicians to implement best practices in the management of RA based on the latest clinical evidence. RA currently affects approximately 1.3 million people in the United States. Early treatment initiation, ongoing monitoring of therapeutic response, and appropriate treatment adjustments are critical to improvi ...

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Updating Clinical Practice in Rheumatoid Arthritis: New Approaches for Optimal Care

The goal of this expert roundtable discussion is to expand the ability of rheumatology clinicians to implement best practices in the management of RA based on the latest clinical evidence. RA currently affects approximately 1.3 million people in the United States. Without early treatment that emphasizes tight control of disease activity, RA progresses to cause joint destruction, decreased physical ...

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Updating Clinical Practice in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Nursing Interventions to Promote Optimal Care

Patients with RA require ongoing management to maintain tight control of their RA disease activity and to reduce the risk of joint destruction, impaired physical functioning, and diminished quality of life. Comprehensive care of the RA patient also includes strategies to increase medication compliance and reduce the risk of CVD and other common comorbidities that can exacerbate the burden of RA. N ...

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Webconference On Demand: MS Experts Discuss Your Questions

THIS ACTIVITY WAS ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AS A LIVE WEBCONFERENCE ON JULY 16, 2014. IF YOU RECEIVED CREDIT FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE LIVE EVENT, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR THIS ENDURING ARCHIVE. An estimated 350,000 to 500,000 people in the United States are currently diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), a chronic neurologic disorder with potential for substantial negative impac ...

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