Hypertension Update based on JNC 8 Recommendations
Obesity Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care
Shoulder Pain, Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care
Infertility Evaluation and Treatment in Primary Care
Renal Failure Evaluation in Primary Care
Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Injuries
Concussion from professional athlete to children
Abdominal Pain Considerations
Pap Smear Update
Thyroid management update
At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
State the blood pressure reading considered as optimal control by JNC 8.
State initial therapy for hypertensive patients considering risk factors.
Chose therapy based on concomitant disease states
List risk factors for obesity.
State effective pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies for obesity.
State effectiveness of various surgical therapies
Perform an effective shoulder exam that aides in diagnosis of shoulder pain.
State common shoulder problems and how to distinguish them based on physical exam.
Explain rehabilitation goals for shoulder problems
List common causes of male and female infertility
Begin an infertility evaluation, ordering initial tests.
Prescribe simple treatments for the infertile couple.
Describe orthopedic principles in primary care
Distinguish musculoskeletal injuries easily managed from more serious problems.
Initiate management of specific, simple common injuries.
State the definition of acute kidney injury
List causes of acute kidney injury
Describe rationale of the work-up of patients with acute kidney injury.
List common skin conditions arising from sport related environmental factors.
State common infections and infestations found in athletes
Determine if a concussion has occurred and use recommended guidelines for the prevention and treatment of such injuries.
Determine likely diagnosis and apply knowledge gained to orders
Assess the current ASCCP and ACOG guidelines and make recommendations under different circumstances.
Confidently interpret and order treatment and follow-up for abnormal thyroid tests.
Make clinical decisions based on knowledge of injury.
Determine and recommend appropriate preparations for travel.
Diagnose and treat various stress fractures