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Increasing Awareness about Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Treatment for Nurses

Hours: 0.5 Rating: 4.43

Treatment guidelines include recommendations on recently approved medications and discussions of recent clinical trial data on monotherapy and combination treatment options for PAH. Current and emerging management strategies target new pathways and treatment targets. This foundational activity provi ...

Strategies For Individualizing Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment to Ensure Optimal Patient Outcomes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.42

In 2019, the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) published treatment guidelines on the management of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). These guidelines include recommendations on recently approved therapies and discussions of recent clinical trial data on monotherapy and combination tre ...

Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Early Detection For Better Outcomes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.36

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare but potentially fatal complication of scleroderma. Early screening and diagnosis of PAH, followed by prompt initiation of risk-based treatment, has been shown to improve outcomes and delay progression of PAH. Because clinical symptoms of PAH are nonspe ...

Appropriate Use of SGLT2s and GLP-1RAs with Insulin to Reduce CVD Risk in Patients with Diabetes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.42

Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus are prone to hypertension, dyslipidemia, and coronary artery disease leading to a high risk of myocardial infarction, heart failure, and stroke in these patients. Adequate control of diabetes mellitus is essential to mitigate this risk, and underlying co-morbid ...

Evaluating And Referring Patients For Outpatient Monoclonal Antibody Therapy For Coronavirus (COVID-19) In The Emergency Department

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.46

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID -19) is an acute viral illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-CoV-2 primarily affects the respiratory system; however, it can affect other major organ systems as well. Initially, the focus of treatment was directed mainly ...

Providing Access To Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Patients In Rural And Underserved Areas

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.47

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an acute viral illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-CoV-2 primarily affects the respiratory system; however, it can affect other major organ systems as well. Initially, the focus of treatment was directed mainly t ...

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy For High-Risk Coronavirus (COVID 19) Patients With Mild To Moderate Disease Presentations

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.44

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has had an unprecedented impact on the world’s population resulting in more than 2.8 million deaths. Preventing the progression of COVID-19 illness in patients with mild to modera ...

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome

Hours: 1 Rating: 5.00

Ramsay Hunt syndrome, also known as herpes zoster oticus, is a late complication of varicella-zoster virus infection that results in inflammation of the geniculate ganglion of cranial nerve VII. Ramsay Hunt is a clinical diagnosis and classically is described as a triad of ipsilateral facial paralys ...

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Hours: 1.25 Rating: 4.64

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a genetic disorder affecting collagen formation and function. It affects virtually every organ system, which can result in significant morbidity and mortality. Complications of this disease include arterial rupture, organ rupture, joint dislocation, chronic pain, and ...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Hours: 1.75 Rating: 4.58

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as “Lou Gehrig’s disease,” is a neurodegenerative disease of the motor neurons. This activity reviews the etiology and evaluation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In addition, it outlines the treatments and interventions available. This activity ...

Monkeypox

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.51

Monkeypox is a zoonotic orthopoxvirus that incidentally causes disease in humans similar to smallpox, although with notably lower mortality. This virus is clinically relevant because it is endemic to western and central Africa, with outbreaks in the Western Hemisphere related to the exotic pet trade ...

Appropriate Use of SGLT2s and GLP-1RAs with Insulin to Reduce CVD Risk in Patients with Diabetes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.42

Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus are prone to hypertension, dyslipidemia, and coronary artery disease leading to a high risk of myocardial infarction, heart failure, and stroke in these patients. Adequate control of diabetes mellitus is essential to mitigate this risk, and underlying co-morbid ...

Evaluating And Referring Patients For Outpatient Monoclonal Antibody Therapy For Coronavirus (COVID-19) In The Emergency Department

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.46

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID -19) is an acute viral illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-CoV-2 primarily affects the respiratory system; however, it can affect other major organ systems as well. Initially, the focus of treatment was directed mainly ...

Providing Access To Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Patients In Rural And Underserved Areas

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.47

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an acute viral illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). SARS-CoV-2 primarily affects the respiratory system; however, it can affect other major organ systems as well. Initially, the focus of treatment was directed mainly t ...

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy For High-Risk Coronavirus (COVID 19) Patients With Mild To Moderate Disease Presentations

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.44

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the illness caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has had an unprecedented impact on the world’s population resulting in more than 2.8 million deaths. Preventing the progression of COVID-19 illness in patients with mild to modera ...

Increasing Awareness about Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Treatment for Nurses

Hours: 0.5 Rating: 4.43

Treatment guidelines include recommendations on recently approved medications and discussions of recent clinical trial data on monotherapy and combination treatment options for PAH. Current and emerging management strategies target new pathways and treatment targets. This foundational activity provi ...

Strategies For Individualizing Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment to Ensure Optimal Patient Outcomes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.42

In 2019, the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) published treatment guidelines on the management of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). These guidelines include recommendations on recently approved therapies and discussions of recent clinical trial data on monotherapy and combination tre ...

Scleroderma-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Early Detection For Better Outcomes

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.36

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare but potentially fatal complication of scleroderma. Early screening and diagnosis of PAH, followed by prompt initiation of risk-based treatment, has been shown to improve outcomes and delay progression of PAH. Because clinical symptoms of PAH are nonspe ...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Hours: 1.75 Rating: 4.58

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as “Lou Gehrig’s disease,” is a neurodegenerative disease of the motor neurons. This activity reviews the etiology and evaluation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In addition, it outlines the treatments and interventions available. This activity ...

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Hours: 1.25 Rating: 4.64

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a genetic disorder affecting collagen formation and function. It affects virtually every organ system, which can result in significant morbidity and mortality. Complications of this disease include arterial rupture, organ rupture, joint dislocation, chronic pain, and ...

Monkeypox

Hours: 1 Rating: 4.51

Monkeypox is a zoonotic orthopoxvirus that incidentally causes disease in humans similar to smallpox, although with notably lower mortality. This virus is clinically relevant because it is endemic to western and central Africa, with outbreaks in the Western Hemisphere related to the exotic pet trade ...

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome

Hours: 1 Rating: 5.00

Ramsay Hunt syndrome, also known as herpes zoster oticus, is a late complication of varicella-zoster virus infection that results in inflammation of the geniculate ganglion of cranial nerve VII. Ramsay Hunt is a clinical diagnosis and classically is described as a triad of ipsilateral facial paralys ...