Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Neurology Volume 05, Issue 05: Stroke/ Dementia


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05/07/2014 [ACCESSWIRE]

Jeffrey A. Switzer, DO, Associate Professor of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University; Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta, presented on Special Issues in Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke. Jody Corey-Bloom, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, presented on Update on Dementia

Glendale, CA / myprgenie.com / ACCESSWIRE / May 7, 2014 / Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Neurology Volume 05, Issue 05: Stroke/ Dementia. 

The goal of this program is to improve the diagnosis and treatment of stroke and dementia. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Treat patients with atrial fibrillation at risk for stroke.

2. Manage brain hemorrhage associated with anticoagulation.

3. Diagnose and treat Alzheimer disease (AD).

4. Identify biomarkers that differentiate dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) from AD.

5. Use clinical examination, imaging, and biomarkers to diagnose other dementias, eg, DLB, frontotemporal dementias, vascular cognitive impairment.

The original programs were presented by Jeffrey A. Switzer, DO, Associate Professor of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University; Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta. Jody Corey-Bloom, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions. 

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.

Contact: Paul Angles, pangles@audio-digest.org, 818-844-3237  

 

SOURCE: Audio-Digest Foundation  

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