Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting as a Barrier to Good Patient Outcomes

Oncology nursing professionals play a key role in the care of patients receiving chemotherapy. However, to do so, they require access to the most recent clinical information and guidance, the latest developments in CINV therapy, and expanded knowledge of CINV pathophysiology. In addition, oncology nursing professionals need continuing education focused on appropriate screening in order to better identify patients at risk of CINV before chemotherapy begins and develop the skills to undertake a ...
American Academy of CME

Crucial Conversations in Oncology Nursing: Management Considerations for the AML Patient

The landscape of AML treatment is evolving and newer targeted agents may improve outcomes for selected subgroups of patients. Oncology nursing professionals provide disease and treatment information, manage adverse effects, and offer emotional support. Knowledge of the key management issues for patients with AML is critical in fulfilling this role. Patients receiving both standard chemotherapy and newer agents need to be monitored for, and educated about, the risk of infection, bleeding and po...
American Academy of CME

Treat-to-Target and Targeted Therapy: The Evolving State of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patient Care

The complex and varied nature of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and the absence of standard therapeutic options beyond corticosteroids and systemic immunosuppressive therapy make managing this disease an extreme clinical challenge. Achieving disease remission yields positive long-term outcomes, but only 2%–7% of patients reach this goal—and then only after long-term treatment. Recent clinical findings have demonstrated that, for patients with moderate to severe SLE, combining targeted ...
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and RedMedEd

Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Exam Review - Duluth

Presented in lecture format, this course reviews topics for the National Certification Corporation (NCC) Examination “Inpatient Obstetrics.” Elements of the examination will be discussed, followed by a review of the content. Pictures, animation, and graphics will be utilized to enhance the presentation. The major components include disease processes during pregnancy, fetal evaluation, application of fetal monitoring for the laboring client, and postpartum and neonatal assessments. Practice...
MED-ED

Suturing

Practice various suturing techniques using pigskin, including simple and straight lacerations, deep-layer closure, skin closures, and tying knots using hand and instrument ties. This course is geared toward beginners and those wishing to refresh their suturing skills. Contact Hours: 5 Visit our website to learn more: http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/schools/son/ce.html
Boston College

Update in Respiratory Nursing

Join the Update in Nursing I course for this half-day review of respiratory nursing. Class covers the core competencies in Respiratory. Visit our website to learn more: http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/cson/academics/continuing-education/all-course-listings.html
Boston College

Update in Neurology

Join the Update in Nursing I course for this half-day review of Neurology. Class covers the core competencies in Neurology. Visit our site for more information: http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/cson/academics/continuing-education/all-course-listings.html
Boston College

Update in Cardiac Nursing

Join the Update in Nursing I course for this one-day cardiac nursing content review. Class covers the core competencies in cardiac nursing. http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/cson/academics/continuing-education/all-course-listings.html
Boston College

Update in Antibiotics

Join the Update in Nursing I course for this half-day antibiotics content review. Class covers core competencies in antimicrobial therapy. http://www.bc.edu/bc-web/schools/cson/academics/continuing-education/all-course-listings.html
Boston College

Transitioning into a Career in Clinical Research

This course deals with the challenges related to managing change associated with career transition. Understand the clinical research field as well as your career strengths, career interests and values. In addition, focus on your uniqueness and its value to yourself and the market place. Identify transferable skills and accomplishments that can be used in clinical research. Learn from clinical research experts how to market yourself and how to enter the clinical research arena. Pre/co-requis...
Boston College

Suturing

Practice various suturing techniques using pigskin, including simple and straight lacerations, deep-layer closure, skin closures, and tying knots using hand and instrument ties. This course is geared toward beginners and those wishing to refresh their suturing skills. Contact Hours: 5 Visit our website to learn more: http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/schools/son/ce.html
Boston College

Hot Topics in MS Nursing Care: Highlights From the 2018 Linda Morgante Program

This enduring activity features several short modules highlighting hot topics in MS nursing care presented at the 10th Annual Linda Morgante MS Nurse Leadership Program in Nashville, Tennessee in May 2018.
ACHL

Expert Perspectives on New Guidelines and Approaches to Reduce Risk in Patients with C. difficile

In this CME video-based interview, Dr. David Binion will review the 2017 IDSA/SHEA guidelines for the treatment of initial and recurrent episodes of C. difficile. Dr. Binion will discuss data that informed the guidelines and the clinical implications of the guidelines. A patient will also provide her perspectives on experiencing several episodes of recurrent C. difficile. This is the first in a series of three educational activities on CDI to be released in 2018.
ACHL

Partnering with Patients to Navigate the Complexities of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Put your knowledge to the test with the IPF Formative Assessment! Challenge yourself with this self-paced interactive assessment designed to sharpen your knowledge and competency in the diagnosis and management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. The Formative Assessment platform profiles individual learning needs related to the management of IPF and recommends personalized education to meet each learner’s unique needs. This activity consists of three modules, each taking approximately 15 ...
ACHL

Treating Tardive Dyskinesia: Clinical Challenges and Patient Perspectives

This Clinical Commentary consists of an HD video roundtable discussion with two leading expert psychiatrists in the field, who participate in a panel discussion of tardive dyskinesia (TD) as a widespread and undertreated condition in psychiatric populations, as well as the importance of evidence-based differential diagnostics, newly approved therapeutics for treatment of the condition, and strategies for both personalized and improved patient care. This activity additionally includes an interv...
ACHL

Expert Insights on the Use of PCSK9 Inhibitors in Interventional Cardiology

This roundtable discussion includes a panel of three faculty experts, who review clinical evidence related to the use of PCSK9 inhibitors in managing hyperlipidemia. Utilizing supporting clinical data and real-world experience, the faculty discuss how gaps in patient care can be improved via increased recognition of high-risk patients, application of clinical trial data, and selection of therapies in complex patients. Treatment decisions for hyperlipidemia are increasingly challenging due t...
ACHL

Family Medicine, Pediatrics and Sports Medicine: A Comprehensive Approach to Clinical Problems

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Following this course, the participant should be able to appraise the etiologies and recognize the clinical presentations of the commonly seen disorders presented; indicate diagnostic tests available and the suggested use for making a diagnosis; implement available treatment options and appropriate long-term care when indicated. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making an appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and ref...
American Medical Seminars

Dermatology: Principles and Practice Strategies for the Primary Care Office

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Following this course, the participant should be able to appraise the various etiologies and pathogens for the more common lesions; distinguish the characteristics of commonly seen skin disorders and develop an appropriate differential that leads to the most probable diagnosis; apply a treatment plan and follow-up procedure that will enable the practicing physician to effectively treat many disorders. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in...
American Medical Seminars

Primary Care and Womens Health: An Update and Review

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Following this course, the participant should be able to appraise the typical etiology of the Gynecologic disorders presented; apply improved diagnostic methods and ordering of tests in the Primary Care office and Emergency Medicine setting; choose the appropriate treatment and drugs for commonly seen GYN disorders as well as identify treatment failures vs. recurrence. This activity is expected to result in improved competence when making an appropriate diagnosi...
American Medical Seminars

Cardiology for Primary Care and Hospital Medicine

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to formulate a practical and evidence-based, guideline-driven approach to common cardiac disorders. The participant should be able to determine and employ various physical exam techniques as well as appropriate diagnostic tests that should be considered to assess the severity of the patient's problem and make an accurate diagnosis. They should also be able to apply the various treatment options avail...
American Medical Seminars

Neurology: Top Topic Updates for Primary Care

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Following this course, the participant should be able to implement practical and cost effective methods available in making a preliminary diagnosis; employ effective history and physical exam techniques; differentiate when they should treat certain disorders versus when to refer for specialist care. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making an appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and referral or follow-up care with t...
American Medical Seminars

Managing Psoriasis

This issue will bring you up to date on the impact of Psoriasis and recent developments in drug therapy. Key Takeaways: • Psoriasis is recognized as an immunemediated, chronic, systemic inflammatory condition. • About 80% of patients with mild to moderate psoriasis can be managed well with topical medications. • Corticosteroids are the cornerstone of topical therapy. Psoriasis is the most common autoimmune condition in the US, affecting 7.5 million people. It is a complex, geneti...
The Rx Consultant

Influenza Update

This issue provides key information on influenza vaccines and antiviral medications for the 2018-2019 flu season, including precautions, side effects, and use in special populations. Influenza (commonly referred to as “the flu”) is a contagious viral infection of the respiratory tract (eg, nose, throat, and lungs). Influenza viruses are primarily spread by respiratory transmission – through droplets from coughing or sneezing. The circulation of influenza viruses varies geographically,...
The Rx Consultant

Fit to Perform: Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace

TARGET AUDIENCE This course is designed to provide continuing education for Florida Nurses and Nurse Practitioners. It fulfills the continuing education requirement for those licensed in the state of Florida. COURSE DESCRIPTION It is an employer responsibility to address any behaviors or situations that compromise workplace safety. The immediate manager or supervisor is generally assigned this responsibility. The manager or supervisor must consider job duties and job expectations and then...
AKH Inc. Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Shared Decision Making and Improved Patient Participation in PAH Care: Strategies for Community and Specialist Practitioners

In this digital Q&A interview, expert faculty Dan Schuller, MD provides his perspective on collaborative strategies between provider and patient to increase PAH treatment adherence and improve PAH outcomes via shared clinical decision making. A current PAH patient will also share her experience with diagnosis and related patient insights on shared decision making.
ACHL

Novel Therapeutic Options in PAH: Addressing Complex Cases and Emerging Research

In this video-based interview, Dan Schuller, MD reviews emerging management and therapeutic models for PAH treatment. Dr. Schuller addresses adverse therapeutic events, strategies for complex PAH cases, and related clinical trial data for both current and emerging PAH therapies. He additionally discusses advanced-practice strategies related to PAH disease classification, risk stratification, and therapeutic selection criteria, especially for complex PAH cases.
ACHL

CCRN Exam Review (Adult) - Los Angeles

This two-day course provides the critical care nurse with a review of AACN’s core curriculum. The agenda combines central knowledge-based lectures for nurses working in the ICU with an essential review of nursing care and interventions according to the AACN exam blueprint for the critical care provider. This review is not an introduction to the environment of the ICU, but a comprehensive update for the professional already in practice at the bedside and preparing for the certification examin...
MED-ED

Principles of Medical Education: Maximizing Your Teaching Skills

THE TECHNIQUES AND STRATEGIES THAT SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVE STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND TEACHING AND MENTORING EFFECTIVENESS This special program, ranked among Harvard Medical School’s highest-rated CME courses, is a uniquely comprehensive exploration of best practices for teaching medicine at the bedside, in ambulatory settings, and in the classroom. PLEASE NOTE: This course has sold out the past two years. Early registration is strongly recommended. The 2019 curriculum helps medical educato...
Harvard Medical School

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Jackson Hole)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Lake Tahoe)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Aspen)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Whistler)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Myrtle Beach)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Hilton Head)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

10th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference

Continuing Education Company has been organizing its Primary Care Conference Series for over 25 years. The Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. Join us this July when we hold the 10th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference. World's Best Award 2014 - Voted Top 5This conference will be held at the Hammock Beach Res...
Continuing Education Company

27th Annual Primary Care Summer Conference, Session ll

Continuing Education Company has been organizing its Primary Care Conference Series for over 25 years. The Primary Care Summer Conference is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. Join us this June or July when we hold the 27th Annual Primary Care Summer Conference. This conference will be repeated in two sessions for convenience in scheduling. Sessions I and II will be held at...
Continuing Education Company

27 Annual Primary Care Summer Conference, Session 1

Continuing Education Company has been organizing its Primary Care Conference Series for over 25 years. The Primary Care Summer Conference is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. Join us this June or July when we hold the 27th Annual Primary Care Summer Conference. This conference will be repeated in two sessions for convenience in scheduling. Sessions I and II will be held at...
Continuing Education Company

4th Annual Clinical Issues in Primary Care Conference, Maui

Presented by Continuing Education Company for over 25 years, our Primary Care CME Conference Series is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. This year, the Primary Care Fall Conference is being held in Maui, Hawaii at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, a AAA four diamond oceanfront resort situated along a spectacular stretch of the famed Ka'anapali Beach. As a result of thi...
Continuing Education Company

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Las Vegas)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Cancun)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Wailea)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Lahaina)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Sanibel)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Orlando)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Naples)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Boca Raton)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Grand Cayman)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Atlantis, Bahamas)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Aruba)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

The 2018-2019 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Palm Springs)

THE 2018-19 MEDICAL-DENTAL-LEGAL UPDATE A 20-hour Review of Pressing Issues in Malpractice, Risk Management, Healthcare Law, Practice Management and Selected Clinical Topics COURSE OBJECTIVES You practice in a dynamic and challenging environment. While keeping clinically current is imperative, it isn't enough. You must also acquire the skills necessary to navigate a professional liability minefield, manage a more effective and efficient practice, and navigate a maze of healthcare laws a...
American Educational Institute

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