Pulmonology for Primary Care

Pittsburgh, PA US
November 11, 2022

Pulmonology for the Primary Care Physician provides learners with current and relevant updates on the management of patients with pulmonary disorders.   Highlights include updates in the interpretation of pulmonary function testing, COPD, asthma, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, obstructive sleep apnea, COVID-19 and COVID long haulers, sarcoid, pulmonary nodules, and lung cancer.  The approach to chronic cough, dyspnea, and smoking cessation will also be discussed; 

 

Non-AHN Physicians$100.00
Non-AHN Physician  Assistants and Nurse Practitioners$75.00
Non-AHN Nursing$50.00
AHN Healthcare Providerscomplimentary 

 

Target Audience

This course is applicable to family medicine physicians, internal medicine physicians, pulmonary physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, respiratory therapists and other professionals with an interest in learning more about pulmonary medicine.  

Learning Objectives

1. Describe best practices and updates in interpretation of pulmonary function testing, COPD, asthma, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia, obstructive sleep apnea, sarcoid, pulmonary nodules, and lung cancer

2. Review updates and clinical practice strategies in the approach to dyspnea, chronic cough, smoking cessation, and COVID-19

3.  Develop strategies for the approach to common pulmonary disorder encountered in outpatient practice

4.  Review the options available for patients with chronic lung disorders beyond medication

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/15/2022
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Event starts: 
11/11/2022 - 8:00am EST
Event ends: 
11/11/2022 - 5:00pm EST
Cost:
$100.00
Rating: 
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Westin Hotel
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
United States

Physicians

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Credits to be determined

Available Credit

  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$100.00
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