19th Annual Primary Care Focus Symposium
The primary care practitioner has a special and primary responsibility to diagnose and manage patients with every category of ailment, injury, and disease. This onsite symposium will offer practical, evidence-based strategies to strengthen healthcare competencies. The...
The primary care practitioner has a special and primary responsibility to diagnose and manage patients with every category of ailment, injury, and disease. This onsite symposium will offer practical, evidence-based strategies to strengthen healthcare competencies. The expert faculty will describe the recent advances in diagnosis, management, and treatment and address compelling issues as they correlate to the primary care setting. There will be ample opportunity for Q&A with the faculty during the panel discussion. Conference Objectives At the conclusion of this medical conference, attendees should be better able to: • Relatively prescribe newer pharmacologic agents that reduce cardiovascular risk. • Recognize the risk factors for and manage patients with atrial fibrillation. • Diagnose and treat disorders of the hip and knee and recognize when to refer for specialized care. • Incorporate the most effective measures to reduce hospital readmission. • Employ evidence-based pharmacologic interventions to overcome the decline in lung function in patients with COPD. • Appropriately evaluate and manage common benign breast conditions. • Identify early symptoms of Parkinson’s disease to aid in early diagnosis. • Dispense evidence-based treatments to reduce the progression of renal dysfunction in patients with chronic kidney disease. • Conduct a comprehensive well-woman preventive visit. • Assess, diagnose, and treat common disorders of female sexual function. • Execute evidence-based approaches for diagnosing and treating osteoporosis. • Know antimicrobial stewardship challenges and solutions in the primary care setting. • Define the effects of climate change on health. • Diagnose and treat common anxiety disorders. • Recognize patients who could benefit from palliative care ,
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