OB/GYN

Full Course:  20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:   Emergency Physicians, Obstetricians, Gynecologists, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 70 (OB70) 

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Full Course:
OB70
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
OB70A, OB70B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Update on Osteoporosis

Define the clinical indications for osteoporosis treatment; Improve the osteoporosis treatment algorithm used in practice; Improve their choices for pharmacologic therapies for both high-risk and very high-risk osteoporosis patients; Implement recommendations developed by the National Osteoporosis Foundation for screening of bone density; Optimize the use of DXA and other tests for diagnosis of osteoporosis.

Topics in Urogynecology

Identify patients with asymptomatic bacteriuria who should not undergo antibiotic therapy before other options have been considered; Provide patients with effective options for prevention and treatment of urinary tract infection; Optimize the use of urodynamic studies in women with stress urinary incontinence; Enhance surgical consultation and planning for women with stress urinary incontinence; Select women with stress urinary incontinence most likely to benefit from procedures using surgical mesh.

COVID-19 in Pregnancy/Hormone-replacement Therapy

Evaluate new articles and research papers on COVID-19 in pregnancy; Optimize management of COVID-19 on pregnancy; Assess the risks and benefits of HRT in pre-, peri- and postmenopausal women; Develop informed individualized treatment plans for women considering HRT; Identify circumstances in which HRT can be used as a preventative measure.

Management of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in the Adolescent Patient

Characterize current diagnostic criteria for PCOS in adolescents; Diagnose metabolic syndrome in a patient with PCOS; Utilize the most appropriate therapeutic and pharmacologic treatment strategies in adolescents with PCOS; Anticipate adverse effects with the use of oral/hormonal contraception; Recognize risk factors for hyperplasia and endometrial cancer in patients with PCOS.

Prenatal Management of Twin Pregnancy

Implement ultrasonography examination to assess gestational age, amnionicity, and chronicity in twin pregnancy; Identify fetal and maternal risks and complications associated with twin pregnancy; Screen for genetic and structural fetal abnormalities; Manage pregnancy complications commonly observed in twin pregnancy, such as sudden infant demise and preterm delivery; Recommend the ideal timing of delivery for twin pregnancies on the basis of chronicity.

Cesarean Delivery/Health Challenges

List diagnostic criteria for cesarian scar pregnancy (CSP); Choose appropriate treatment of CSP; Differentiate among intervention types for management of isthmocele; Optimize screening in patients with cervical squamous cell carcinoma using the 2019 American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology guidelines; Recommend appropriate treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding based on diagnosed causes.

Neonatal Care

Prevent pregnancy and neonatal complications through appropriate immunization against influenza infection; Protect infants from pertussis infection through appropriate immunization practices; Select appropriate candidates for palivizumab injections; Assemble a multidisciplinary team for antenatal counseling; Explain the roles of subspecialists to parents expecting a baby with complications necessitating admission to the neonatal intensive care unit.

Preterm Birth/Onset of Labor at Home

Summarize the causes of spontaneous preterm labor; Optimize screening of all pregnancies to reduce risk for preterm births; Dispel common treatment myths associated with preterm births; Implement an approach to encourage spontaneous labor at term and improve patients? experience of the birthing process; Recommend dietary measures to encourage spontaneous labor.

Cardiac Health in Office Gynecology

Implement best practices for obtaining accurate measurements of blood pressure; Review guidelines and studies on the management of hypertension and hyperlipidemia; Use shared decision-making to select appropriate medications for treatment of hypertension and hyperlipidemia in patients with cardiovascular risk; Identify barriers to cardiac rehabilitation to improve participation via patient education and home-based rehabilitation programs; Advise patients with cardiovascular disease on the benefits of exercise.

Breast Cancer Screening/Heart Failure

Implement updated guidelines for breast cancer screening; Identify factors that indicate high risk for breast cancer; Decide when to discontinue breast cancer screening and whether supplemental imaging is indicated; Distinguish heart failure with preserved ejection fraction from other elements of the differential diagnosis, such as cardiac amyloidosis; Manage symptoms associated with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.

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Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Adolescent Medicine, Women's HealthFamily PracticeInternal MedicineObesity and Nutrition.

 

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