Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Family Practice Volume 62, Issue 09: Infectious Diseases of the Airway


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08/27/2014 [ACCESSWIRE]

William R. Sonnenberg, MD, Family Medicine Physician, Staff Member, Titusville Area Hospital, Titusville, PA, and President, Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians, presented on Bronchiolitis/Respiratory Syncytial Virus and George C. Mejicano, MD, MS, Professor of Medicine and Senior Associate Dean for Education, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, presented on Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Glendale, CA / ACCESSWIRE / August 27, 2014 / Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Family Practice Volume 62, Issue 09: Infectious Diseases of the Airway.

The goal of this program is to improve management of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis and community-acquired pneumonia (CAP). After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Identify children at risk for RSV bronchiolitis.

2. Distinguish among characteristics of infection with human metapneumovirus, RSV, and influenza A virus.

3. Select children who may benefit from palivizumab treatment.

4. Perform appropriate tests for diagnosis of CAP.

5. Outline treatment of CAP in outpatient and inpatient settings.

The original programs were presented by William R. Sonnenberg, MD, Family Medicine Physician, Staff Member, Titusville Area Hospital, Titusville, PA, and George C. Mejicano, MD, MS, Professor of Medicine and Senior Associate Dean for Education, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland.

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@audiodigest.org
818-844-3237


SOURCE: Audio-Digest Foundation

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