Women's Health

Women's Health Seminar CME / CPD 

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:   Obstetricians, Gynecologists, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 6 (WH6) Topics Include:  Pregnancy Plans, ASD, UTI's in Women, Contraception Options with Diabetes, Hormone Therapy for Menopause, and more. 

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Full Course:
WH6
Full Course Price:
$580
Short Course:
WH6A, WH6B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.

Course Topics

Pregnancy/Contraception

Counsel a woman with diabetes who presents for preconception advice; Identify risk factors for poor obstetric outcomes in women with diabetes; Manage hypertension and hyperlipidemia during pregnancy preeclampsia; Ask women of reproductive age about their plans for pregnancy; Summarize the relationship between hormonal methods of contraception and risks for gynecologic cancer.

New Concepts in the Use of Estrogen Therapy for Skeletal Health

Elaborate on the role of estrogen on skeletal health over a woman's life span; Recognize the consequences of menopausal bone loss; Implement recommendations in updated guidelines for the use of hormone therapy; Weigh the risks and benefits of extended-duration hormone therapy for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis; Evaluate literature on the benefits and risks of hormone therapy in postmenopausal women.

QUALIFIES FOR CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

Autism and Gender/Inequities in Obstetric Care

Cite some possible reasons for the observed recent increase in the prevalence of autism; Diagnose autism spectrum disorder; Form a task force charged with adapting a health care environment to increase the accessibility and comfort level for patients with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities; Explain disparity and inequity as these concepts apply to health care; Use quantitative and qualitative data to plan quality improvement interventions.

Gynecologic Oncology

Explain the relationship between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer; Advise a patient who asks about lifestyle strategies to prevent breast cancer; Offer chemopreventive agents to reduce the risk for breast cancer to appropriately selected patients; Identify women at high risk for ovarian cancer; Interpret imaging findings and tumor markers in patients with adnexal masses.

American Urological Association Guidelines

Compare and contrast guidelines for treatment of ureteral stones from the American Urological Association and European Association of Urology; Explain the process for development of American Urological Association guidelines; Elaborate on major changes in recommendations for treatment of priapism; Summarize the guideline for treatment of recurrent UTIs in women recently released by the American Urological Association; Cite evidence underlying the new guideline for recurrent UTIs in women.

Topics in Women's Health

List characteristics of sexual health, function, and dysfunction; Evaluate patients with female sexual dysfunction based on a biopsychosocial framework; Select appropriate therapy for female sexual interest or arousal disorder; Distinguish clinical signs of rheumatoid arthritis from those of osteoarthritis; Counsel patients about head-to-toe pain, inflammatory back pain, and shoulder and neck pain.

Contraception/Comorbidities of Heart Failure

Implement evidence-based practice guidelines regarding safety and efficacy of contraceptives; Provide safe and effective options for contraception to women with diabetes, obesity, and migraine; Identify benefits of treating sleep-disordered breathing in patients with heart failure; Diagnose and treat iron deficiency in patients with heart failure; Employ appropriate strategies to control heart rate and rhythm in patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation.

Reimbursement for Medications/Migraine in Women/Vasectomy

Guide patients in finding assistance programs for uncovered medical expenses; Navigate the prior authorization and appeals process for treatments denied by a patient's insurance company; Choose adequate therapies for migraine prophylaxis for patients in the perimenstrual period; Advise patients about the benefits and risks associated with the use of oral contraceptives for the treatment of migraine; Counsel male patients who are considering vasectomy.

Menopausal Hormone Therapy/ Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Identify menopausal women who are candidates for hormone therapy; Select optimal doses and appropriate preparations of hormonal therapy for menopausal women; Cite differences between Food and Drug Administrationapproved bioidentical hormone therapy and compounded preparations; Counsel patients at risk for cardiovascular disease about nutrition optimization, exercise, and tobacco use; Address socioeconomic barriers to cardiovascular disease reduction.

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.

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Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Family PracticeInternal MedicineObesity and Nutrition.

If you have taken the current Women's Health CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

For over 30 years, ASI has provided Continuing Medical Education, CME & CEU and Continuing Professional Development Education (CPD) for physicians and allied professionals in Women's Health plus over 40 other specialties and subspecialties.  Lectures are recorded annually at the top seminars and conferences to provide the most current medical education to our clients.

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