Release date: August 2015
Valid through: August 2018
This activity is intended for primary care and family practice physicians.
- Summarize recent, significant studies related to the practice of primary care medicine
- Evaluate the credibility of published data and recommendations related to primary care medicine
- Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of new diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the primary care setting.
- Maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits
- 2.25 AAFP Credits
This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.
AHC Media is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Osteopathic Association has approved this continuing education activity for up to 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits.
Primary Care Reports has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP accreditation begins January 1, 2015. Term of approval is for one year from this date with the option of yearly renewal.
Runa Acharya, MD, University of Iowa-Des Moines Internal Medicine Residency Program at UnityPoint Health, Des Moines, IA
Udaya M. Kabadi, MD, FACP, FRCP(C), FACE, Veteran Affairs Medical Center and Broadlawns Medical Center, Des Moines, IA; Des Moines University of Osteopathic Medicine, Iowa City; and University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City; Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, and Des Moines University, Des Moines
Jay Shubrook, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP, Professor, Primary Care Department, Touro University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Vallejo, CA
Medical Editor: Gregory T. Wise, MD, FACP, Associate Professor of Medicine, Oscar Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, President, Kettering Physicians Network, Dayton, OH
AHC Media Executive Editor: Leslie G. Coplin
Associate Managing Editor: Jonathan Springston
Author Runa Acharya, MD reports no financial relationships relevant to this field of study. Author Udaya M. Kabadi, MD, FACP, FRCP(C), FACE reports he is a consultant and on the speakers bureau for Sanofi. Peer reviewer Jay Shubrook, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP, reports he receives grant/research support from Sanofi and is a consultant for Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk, and Astra Zeneca.
Primary Care Reports’ editor Gregory R. Wise, MD, reports he is on the speaker’s bureau for the Medicines Company. Executive editor Leslie G. Coplin, and associate managing editor Jonathan Springston report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
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