Internal Medicine: A Clinical Update

Venue: Hyatt Regency Sarasota

Location: Sarasota, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: Dec 08, 2014 / 8:00 am - (EST) End Date/Time: Dec 12, 2014 / 12:15 pm - (EST)
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Description

American Medical Seminars, Inc. presents 21-25 live Primary Care Medical Seminars in Sarasota, Florida each year.  Our CME courses are Commercial Free and are approved for 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as well as AAPA Category 1 CME Credit, AAFP Prescribed Credits, ACEP Category 1 Credits, ACOG Cognates and AAP Credits for our Pediatric courses. CME Courses, to include topics, objectives and certification can be found at www.ams4cme.com

This CME Activity is designed for Primary Care Practitioners, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Practice, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine.

Course Outline:

Day 1 Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes. Treatment of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes. Sensible Prescribing Practices for the Elderly. A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly. Day 2 Common Endocrine Disorders. Diabetes/Endocrine Cases. Vitamin B-12 and Vitamin D in Seniors. Contemporary Issues in End of Life Care. Day 3 Delirium in the Elderly – Current Concepts. Evaluation and Treatment of Dementia in Seniors. Hypertension: Recent Trials and Rational Therapy. New Drugs for the Primary Care Physician: What You Need to Know. Day 4 Diagnosis of Primary Headache Syndromes. Treatment of Primary Headache Syndromes. Approach to the Management of Chest Pain. Practical Approach to the Patient with Potential DVT. Day 5 Practical Approach to the Patient with Hyperlipidemia. Surgical Approaches to the Patient with Obesity. Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation. Rational Management of Depression in Primary Care.

 

Venue

1000 Boulevard of the Arts
Sarasota
Florida
United States
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Conference Speakers

David A. Horowitz, M.D.Gary H. Oberlender, M.D., F.A.C.P.Merri Lou Pendergrass, M.D., Ph.D. and Gerald W. Smetana, M.D.

Additional Information

Our live CME courses format is that of morning sessions allowing participants time for study, family activities, and recreation. World famous beaches (Siesta Key, rated the #1 Beach by Dr. Beach), Ringling Museum, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the Asolo Theater, Opera House, Selby Gardens, and Mote Marine Laboratory/Aquarium.  Sarasota is only a two hour drive to Disney World, Sea World and other Florida attractions.