AMS - 2021-IMpu-Internal Medicine- Pulmonary

$119.00

5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
$119.00
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Topics and Objectives

Title: IMpu-Internal Medicine- Pulmonary: Pneumonia; Pleural Diseases: Effusions and Pneumothorax; Non-Invasive Ventilation and Oxygenation in Respiratory Failure.

Faculty: Ganesan Murali, M.D. Arshad A. Wani, M.D.

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

TOPIC 1: Pneumonia.

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

  1. Differentiate the presentation of various cases of pneumonia and management.
  2. Distinguish the different pathogens that cause pneumonia.
  3. Apply evidence-based recommendations for prevention of pneumococcal pneumonia.
  4. Plan the approach to health care associated pneumonia.

TOPIC 2: Pleural Diseases: Effusions and Pneumothorax.

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

  1. Determine the etiology of various pleural effusions by means of cases.
  2. Formulate the investigation and management of pleural effusions.
  3. Detect the presentation of pneumothorax.
  4. Develop the clinical approach to management of pneumothorax using the ACCP Delphi Guidelines.

TOPIC 3: Non-Invasive Ventilation and Oxygenation in Respiratory Failure.

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

  1. Review the indications for NIV in acute respiratory failure.
  2. Understand the benefits and risks of NIV.
  3. Discuss the strategies for initiation of NIV and monitoring response.


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Title: IMpu-Internal Medicine- Pulmonary: Pneumonia; Pleural Diseases: Effusions and Pneumothorax; Non-Invasive Ventilation and Oxygenation in Respiratory Failure.

Faculty: Ganesan Murali, M.D. Arshad A. Wani, M.D.

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

TOPIC 1: Pneumonia.

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

  1. Differentiate the presentation of various cases of pneumonia and management.
  2. Distinguish the different pathogens that cause pneumonia.
  3. Apply evidence-based recommendations for prevention of pneumococcal pneumonia.
  4. Plan the approach to health care associated pneumonia.

TOPIC 2: Pleural Diseases: Effusions and Pneumothorax.

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

  1. Determine the etiology of various pleural effusions by means of cases.
  2. Formulate the investigation and management of pleural effusions.
  3. Detect the presentation of pneumothorax.
  4. Develop the clinical approach to management of pneumothorax using the ACCP Delphi Guidelines.

TOPIC 3: Non-Invasive Ventilation and Oxygenation in Respiratory Failure.

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

  1. Review the indications for NIV in acute respiratory failure.
  2. Understand the benefits and risks of NIV.
  3. Discuss the strategies for initiation of NIV and monitoring response.