AMS - 2021-HMcc-Hospital Medicine- Critical Care (Downloadable)

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Topics and Objectives

Faculty: David A. Horowitz, M.D.; Kendal Williams, M.D., M.P.H. and Ganesan Murali, M.D.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2021  Expiration Date: July 1, 2024

TOPIC 1: Approach to the Management of Stroke.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able utilize the latest evidence based medicine and guidelines to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Develop a strategy to assess the common presentations of stroke/TIA.
  2. Utilize current initial treatment strategies appropriately.
  3. Develop a strategy to stratify the risk of stroke.
  4. Develop a secondary prevention plan.

TOPIC 2: Update on the Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

  1. Distinguish the forms of ACS and their relative prognoses.
  2. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, apply the appropriate initial management of patients experiencing acute coronary syndromes.
  3. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, categorize the therapeutic options for patients with unstable angina and post-MI.
  4. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, employ the secondary prevention strategies for patients who have experienced an acute coronary syndrome.

TOPIC 3: Critical Care Cases – A Primary Care Review. 

  1. Pulmonary complications in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease
    • Discuss the pathophysiology of pleural effusion, hypoxemia and porto-pulmonary hypertension in patients with cirrhosis
    • Describe the management of pulmonary complications of cirrhosis
    • Review other complications of patients with cirrhosis in critical care
  2. Management of Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia
    • Recognize clinical features of patients with hyponatremia and hypernatremia
    • Describe the workup of sodium imbalance
    • Review the treatment of hyponatremia and hypernatremia
  3. Detect pulmonary edema in the ICU and formulate a plan for the management of ARDS.

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    Title: HMcc-Hospital Medicine-Critical Care- Approach to the Management of Stroke; Update on the Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes; Critical Care Cases – A Primary Care Review

    Faculty: David A. Horowitz, M.D.; Kendal Williams, M.D., M.P.H. and Ganesan Murali, M.D.

    Original Release Date: July 1, 2021  Expiration Date: July 1, 2024

    TOPIC 1: Approach to the Management of Stroke.

    Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able utilize the latest evidence based medicine and guidelines to: EBM, GL, COMP

    1. Develop a strategy to assess the common presentations of stroke/TIA.
    2. Utilize current initial treatment strategies appropriately.
    3. Develop a strategy to stratify the risk of stroke.
    4. Develop a secondary prevention plan.

    TOPIC 2: Update on the Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes.

    Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: GL, COMP

    1. Distinguish the forms of ACS and their relative prognoses.
    2. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, apply the appropriate initial management of patients experiencing acute coronary syndromes.
    3. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, categorize the therapeutic options for patients with unstable angina and post-MI.
    4. Based on the most recent AHA/ACC guidelines, employ the secondary prevention strategies for patients who have experienced an acute coronary syndrome.

    TOPIC 3: Critical Care Cases – A Primary Care Review.

    1. Pulmonary complications in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease
      • Discuss the pathophysiology of pleural effusion, hypoxemia and porto-pulmonary hypertension in patients with cirrhosis
      • Describe the management of pulmonary complications of cirrhosis
      • Review other complications of patients with cirrhosis in critical care
    2. Management of Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia
      • Recognize clinical features of patients with hyponatremia and hypernatremia
      • Describe the workup of sodium imbalance
      • Review the treatment of hyponatremia and hypernatremia
    3. Detect pulmonary edema in the ICU and formulate a plan for the management of ARDS.