Title: Infectious Diseases in the Adult Patient: A Primary Care Update
Date: December 26-29, 2017
Following this course, the participant should be able to recognize the epidemiology and classify commonly presenting infectious diseases; identify the clinical manifestations, pathogenesis and methods of diagnosing the presenting diseases; and apply the current recommendations of pharmacologic management, referral or follow-up and prevention. This activity is expected to result in improved competence in making appropriate diagnosis and providing effective treatment and referral or follow-up care with the overall goal of improving patient outcomes.
The emphasis will be on aligning physician behavior with current guidelines and evidence-based medicine, as indicated within each topic’s specific objectives. This course was designed to cover the spectrum of Infectious Diseases essential to all practicing physicians in FM, IM, and EM.
Donald Kaye, M.D., M.A.C.P. - Drexel University College of Medicine
Elaine T. Kaye, M.D. - Harvard Medical School
Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H. - University of Michigan Medical School
Kenneth Kaye, M.D., F.A.C.P. - Harvard Medical School
Jerry Zuckerman, M.D. - Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University