AMS – Family Medicine – Infectious Diseases: Fever of Unknown Origin; Influenza; Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and Foot Ulcers

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Topics and Objectives

Title: Family Medicine – Infectious Diseases: Fever of Unknown Origin; Influenza; Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and Foot Ulcers
Faculty: Stephen J. Gluckman, M.D., Valerianna Amorosa, M.D., Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Fever of Unknown Origin.

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

  1. Discuss the pathogenesis of fever and its physiologic importance.
  2. Describe the major causes of FUO’s.
  3. Integrate normal temperature regulation and the relevance of this to disease states.
  4. Formulate an approach to FUO for a given patient based upon the multicenter and expert panel reviews published and referenced.

TOPIC 2: Influenza and Pandemic Influenza.

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

  1. Integrate the epidemiology, infection control precautions and other preventive measures related to influenza infections.
  2. Appraise the role of influenza vaccine and antiviral therapy as well as supportive measures in the prevention and treatment of influenza as per the CDC Guidelines.
  3. Formulate key issues of Bioemergency preparedness for the primary care practitioner.

 TOPIC 3: Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and the Diabetic Foot Ulcers.

Upon completion of this session, using the evidence- based guidelines from the IDSA, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Diagnose typical and atypical manifestations.
  2. Evaluate the pathogenesis.
  3. Apply the principles of medical and surgical treatment.
  4. Assess the prognosis.


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Title: Family Medicine – Infectious Diseases: Fever of Unknown Origin; Influenza; Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and Foot Ulcers
Faculty: Stephen J. Gluckman, M.D., Valerianna Amorosa, M.D., Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H.

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Fever of Unknown Origin.

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

  1. Discuss the pathogenesis of fever and its physiologic importance.
  2. Describe the major causes of FUO’s.
  3. Integrate normal temperature regulation and the relevance of this to disease states.
  4. Formulate an approach to FUO for a given patient based upon the multicenter and expert panel reviews published and referenced.

TOPIC 2: Influenza and Pandemic Influenza.

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

  1. Integrate the epidemiology, infection control precautions and other preventive measures related to influenza infections.
  2. Appraise the role of influenza vaccine and antiviral therapy as well as supportive measures in the prevention and treatment of influenza as per the CDC Guidelines.
  3. Formulate key issues of Bioemergency preparedness for the primary care practitioner.

 TOPIC 3: Cellulitis, Necrotizing Fasciitis and the Diabetic Foot Ulcers.

Upon completion of this session, using the evidence- based guidelines from the IDSA, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Diagnose typical and atypical manifestations.
  2. Evaluate the pathogenesis.
  3. Apply the principles of medical and surgical treatment.
  4. Assess the prognosis.

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