Rapid Primary Care Pharm Bundle

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Primary care pharmacology is a critical topic where clinicians need a rapid and thorough update. This package covers updates in type 2 diabetes management, hyperlipidemia, asthma guidelines, contraception, medication updates for 2021, immunizations, and managing depression.

Total Credits: 10.0 contact hours; 9.5 are pharmacology
Release Date: December 1, 2021
$250
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    Nurse Practitioners are on the front line in the role of treating adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. According to the CDC, more than 34 million Americans have diabetes (about 1 in 10), and approximately 90-95% of them have type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes most often develops in people over age 45, but more and more often teens and young adults are also developing it. | 1.50 credits (1.50 pharmacology) | $37.50

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    The Nurse Practitioner in the Primary Care setting is challenged in the treatment of ASCVD to provide the most up-to-date goals, treatment guidelines, and expectations for primary vs secondary prevention. This program will sift through the complicated updates of the past few years and allow the nurse practitioner to incorporate these into their practice. | 1.00 credits (1.00 pharmacology) | $25

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    Updates to the 2007 NAEPP/NHLBI asthma guidelines were published in late 2020. These updates cover five specific areas of asthma evaluation and management but leave many areas without updates. To fill in those gaps, many clinicians use the GINA guidelines produced in the UK. In this presentation, the new NAEPP/NHLBI updates will be reviewed and compared to older recommendations and to the broader recommendations from GINA. | 1.50 credits (1.25 pharmacology) | $37.50

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    This presentation will review the newest options and recommendations for contraceptive management. We will cover newly available methods as well as those more established. The presentation will also cover strategies to improve contraception adherence including common mistakes patients make and how to address them. | 1.50 credits (1.25 pharmacology) | $37.50

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    Keeping up with new medications, particularly given the recent trend towards direct-to-consumer advertising, is one of the true challenges of primary care. Dr. Wright will focus on the top new, widely used medications, including their appropriate uses, adverse effects, and drug interactions. | 1.50 credits (1.50 pharmacology) | $37.50

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    Never before in the history of immunizations have there been such widespread changes to the immunization schedule. This lecture will provide the nurse practitioner with the latest information regarding immunizations, updates, and safety information pertaining to each vaccine. | 1.50 credits (1.50 pharmacology) | $37.50

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    This presentation reviews critical elements of diagnosis, important considerations in pharmacotherapy, and utilizes a case study approach to analyze the best treatment regimens. | 1.50 credits (1.50 pharmacology) | $37.50