This 12-hour on-demand CME activity (originally took place on September 10-12, 2020 in Hilton Head Island, SC) examines various conditions often seen in everyday practice with the goal of learning new strategies for diagnosing and treating patients. This activity provides opportunities to get answers to your burning questions and learn ‘best practices’ tools and techniques to help you better treat your patients.
This activity will help the clinician identify common sleep disorders seen in primary care. You will be better able to explain the sleep/wake cycle and circadian rhythms and identify the most appropriate tools used to assess patients’ sleep health.
The ACC/AHA guideline has some significant ramifications for primary care. Dr. Charles Sneiderman reviews the changes and consequences of the new ACC/AHA guidelines for the treatment of blood cholesterol.
Shift Work Disorder: Are Clinicians Recognizing the Symptoms? According to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 36 million Americans work rotating or irregular shifts. Healthcare providers, especially residents are especially vulnerable to the consequences of various work shifts.