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Patient-Centered Care in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Recommended treatment options for prostate cancer vary based on disease severity and life expectancy, with traditional approaches including active surveillance, surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and androgen deprivation therapy (ADT). Prostate cancer that progresses despite ADT is known as castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). Until recently, the standard of care for CRPC patients w ...

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Best Practices in the Use of Incretin-based Therapies in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes (AANP Program ID 16032139)

This activity will address glycemic variability and cardiovascular considerations in patients with T2DM and examine therapeutic management, with a particular focus on the optimal use of GLP-1 receptor agonists and DPP-4 inhibitors. *Learners will be redirected to the AANP website. ...

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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 ...

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  • ACCME

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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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 Crohnís disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). CD and UC ar ...

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  • ACCME

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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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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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. ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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  • NAPNAP

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

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 ...

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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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • ACPE

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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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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 ...

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  • 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 ...

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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 womenís reproductive years, clinicians often face questions about MS treatment as it relates t ...

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  • ACCME

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

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinsonís 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 ...

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  • ACCME

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

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinsonís 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 ...

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

Approximately 1 million US adults have Parkinsonís 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 ...

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  • 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. ...

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  • 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 ...

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  • ACCME
  • ANCC

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

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 ...

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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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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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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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  • ACCME

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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