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Early Diagnosis and Management Strategies for ADPKD: Coordinating Care Throughout the Patient Journey

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Format: Simulation

Maximum Credits: 1.25

Course Description: In this activity, explore 2 virtual patient case simulations to learn about identifying and managing patients with slowly and rapidly progressing ADPKD. This AliveSim™ virtual clinical practice and coaching platform allows learners to interact with virtual peers, make management decisions, and receive recommendations. Participants will learn when to suspect…More


Clinical Advances in Diagnostics and Therapies for FGFR-Altered Cancer: February 2021 Updates: Part Two

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 1.75

Course Description: In this 2-hour webcast, experts explore the emerging science and research of targeting the FGFR signaling pathway and the current and future clinical applications of FGFR inhibitors in cancer care. A panel of experts then discuss how this science can be incorporated into practice.


Strategies for the Early Diagnosis and Management of ADPKD: Coordinating Care Throughout the Patient Journey

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Format: Med-IQ Select

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: This accredited CME publication features 4 individual text-based modules that explore the risk factors for ADPKD, methods for properly screening for and diagnosing ADPKD, strategies for managing patients with this condition, and ADPKD manifestations. Included in the activity is a whiteboard-style animation video illustrating ADPKD from a genetic level, the…More


Evolving Treatment Options in Rheumatoid Arthritis: ACR’s New RA Treatment Guidelines and the Role of JAK Inhibitors

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Format: PDF Publication

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: This supplement reviews key changes to the latest American College of Rheumatology (ACR) guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and how they may be implemented to meet the unique needs of veterans. New priorities include minimizing/eliminating glucocorticoids; using methotrexate (MTX) as early first-line treatment and continuing it rather than rapidly…More


Decision-IQ: A Case-Based Overview of Screening for Lynch Syndrome in a Patient With Uterine Cancer

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Format: Decision-IQ

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: This 15-minute, accredited CME publication follows the case of a patient who was referred to a gynecologist for uterine fibroids and heavy bleeding. Dr. Rebecca A. Previs provides insight on diagnosing this patient with Lynch syndrome and discusses current best practices for managing patients with this condition.


Starting and Continuing the Conversation About Hot Flashes

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Format: Med-IQ Express

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: In this activity, expert faculty help clinicians better understand the needs of their patients who are going through menopause, as well as identify effective and evidence-based treatment strategies for women experiencing moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms (VMS). This online digital publication, designed for obstetricians, gynecologists, and primary care…More


Updates in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Influenza: The Role of Antivirals in the 2020-2021 Season

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 1.0

Course Description: In this 1-hour webinar, Annelle Reed, NP, provides updates on influenza management, including an explanation of the latest diagnostic strategies, current guidance and emerging data surrounding available antiviral treatments and chemoprophylaxis, and direction on how new and emerging antivirals fit within the treatment armamentarium. The webinar aims to help…More


Clinical Advances in Diagnostics and Therapies for FGFR-Altered Cancer: Part One

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 2.0

Course Description: In this 2-hour webcast, experts explore the emerging science and research of targeting the FGFR signaling pathway and the current and future clinical applications of FGFR inhibitors in cancer care. A panel of experts then discuss how this science can be incorporated into practice.


Easing the Burden of Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis: Assessing Severity, Targeting Pathways, and Improving Quality of Life

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 1.0

Course Description: Informed by a large patient survey, this activity provides dermatologists and primary care clinicians with insights on the need for integrating into practice patient-reported outcomes and validated tools for assessing disease severity that more accurately consider the burden of moderate-to-severe AD beyond clinical manifestations. This activity also examines…More


Fixed-Ratio Combinations of Basal Insulin and GLP-1 Receptor Agonists: Clinical Evidence and Practical Barriers for T2DM Management in Primary Care Settings

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Format: E-Publication

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: This 45-minute, CME-accredited online digital publication features audio clips from Lawrence Fisher, PhD, ABPP, Susan Jung Guzman, PhD, Jay H. Shubrook Jr, DO, FACOFP, FAAFP, BC-ADM, and Mark W. Stolar, MD, and provides insight into recent advances in treatments for type 2 diabetes mellitus. It discusses the importance of patients reaching glycemic targets…More


Preparing Families for Influenza Season: The Latest Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis Strategies

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: This 30-minute Medical Insiders webcast is a free-flowing interaction with faculty experts Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, Kathryn Birken-Friedman, MD, and John J. Russell, MD, FAAFP, discussing the burden of influenza on the family unit, barriers to diagnosis, benefits and limitations of available treatment options, strategies to prevent transmission and…More


Changing the Conversation—How We Elevate Weight Management Dialogues

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Format: Med-IQ Select

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: This accredited CME publication provides an overview of the pathophysiology that underlies obesity development and the mechanisms that cause resistance to long-term weight loss. Strategies for beginning and maintaining effective discussions with patients who have obesity are reviewed, as well as evidence-based approaches to managing this chronic disease.…More


ART Initiation and Adherence

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Format: Med-IQ Select

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: This activity explores how the timely initiation of and optimal patient adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) can significantly curb the incidence of new HIV transmissions in the United States, with particular attention given to the Southern HIV epidemic. In interspersed audio clips, expert faculty supplement Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…More


Strategies for Successfully Providing Multidisciplinary Care in Huntington’s Disease

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Format: E-Publication

Maximum Credits: 1.0

Course Description: Patients with Huntington’s disease (HD) experience cognitive, psychiatric, and motor symptoms that worsen as the disease progresses, underscoring the need for a multidisciplinary approach to care. This activity incorporates key learnings from a virtual HD Project ECHO® series, held in collaboration between Boston University School of Medicine and Med-IQ, that…More


Making Real-Time Insulin Adjustments During Exercise

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Format: Ebrief

Course Description: This e-brief focuses on how people living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) can manage their insulin dosing during exercise. Case examples are provided to illustrate the different insulin adjustments needed for various types of physical activity.

Note: This material is not accredited for CME and, therefore, does not offer any CME/CE credit.


Decision-IQ: Measurement-Based Care for Major Depressive Disorder With Cognitive Symptoms

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Format: Decision-IQ

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: In this brief, case-based activity, meet a woman with type 2 diabetes and new complaints of fatigue and difficulty concentrating at work but no history of major depressive disorder (MDD).As you move through this activity, you will:Be directed to useful resources to help you make clinical decisions about evaluating her symptoms and selecting therapySee how your…More


Decision-IQ: Polypharmacy in the Elderly: Navigating Complexities in Care

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Format: Decision-IQ

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: This interactive case-based activity discusses strategies to reduce inappropriate polypharmacy in the geriatric population. Links to useful resources are provided to help participants make clinical decisions for the patient, and expert faculty offer their perspectives on the latest evidence for deprescribing management decisions.


Beyond Blood Sugars: Insights Into the Emotional Aspects of T1D

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Mark Heyman, PhD, and Jennifer Raymond, MD, as they discuss the common psychosocial issues experienced by individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and how this disease affects quality of life and self-management. Learn more about establishing a rapport with your patients, identifying psychosocial issues, and providing additional support to…More


CGM 101: Strategies for Primary Care Providers and Ancillary Staff

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE, and Anne Peters, MD, as they talk about how to start individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) on continuous glucose monitoring from the primary care perspective. Learn more about the different devices, their benefits and limitations, how to interpret the data, and billing and insurance coverage considerations.


CGM 101: The Patient Perspective

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they discuss the patient perspective on starting continuous glucose monitoring (CGM). Learn more about the educational needs that individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) have when starting CGM, factors that may foster or limit their success with CGM, and common concerns that they may have…More


Insulin Pumps: What the Primary Care Clinician Needs to Know

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, to learn more about insulin pumps. Find out about the benefits and limitations of insulin pumps and how you can help interested patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) get started on this type of therapy.


Patient Outcomes Beyond HbA1c in T1D Care

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they discuss measures other than HbA1c to evaluate the clinical outcomes of people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and explore ways to help address common patient concerns, such as hypoglycemia, glucose variability, and diabetes distress.


The Latest News on T1D Medications

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they talk about the latest advances in treatments for type 1 diabetes (T1D). Explore established and newly available insulin formulations and the possible role of anti-hyperglycemic therapies used in type 2 diabetes for the management of type 1.


A Case Study on Successful Strategies for Managing Glucose and Nutrition Needs in a New Athlete Using an Insulin Pump

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Laffel and Henske discuss the fear of hypoglycemia commonly associated with exercise in people with type 1 diabetes and mechanisms for avoiding hypoglycemia and ensuring safe physical activity, particularly for those just starting a new regimen.


Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology and T1D

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Riddell and Gallen discuss the hormonal and metabolic response to various types of exercise and how those responses are different in the presence of type 1 diabetes. This program also explores the relationship between exercise and hyper- and hypoglycemia, as well as strategies for mitigating dysglycemia.


Fundamentals of Glucose and Insulin Management Before, During, and After Exercise for Patients with T1D

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Laffel and Henske discuss strategies for managing insulin and nutrition with different types of exercise and ways in which clinicians can help their patients manage insulin and carbohydrate intake to mitigate hypoglycemia.


T1D, Exercise, and Hypoglycemia: A Case Study

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: In this case study, Drs. Gallen and Riddell use a real-world example to discuss strategies for managing hypoglycemia with aerobic activity and describe the potential effects of adding resistance training before aerobic exercise for people with type 1 diabetes.


Type 1 Diabetes, Exercise, and Hyperglycemia: A Case Study

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Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.5

Course Description: In this case study, Drs. Henske and Kowalski use a real-world example to discuss strategies for managing hyperglycemia with aerobic activity and review important considerations for patients who experience hyperglycemia following exercise.


Evaluating the Role of Antinuclear Antibody Testing in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Format: Med-IQ Express

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: This 15-minute accredited CME publication reviews the benefits and limitations of antinuclear antibody (ANA) testing and its utility in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Highlights include an examination of ANA expression in SLE, the role of ANA testing in clinical trials, challenges associated with currently available assays, and novel approaches for ANA…More




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