Emergency Medicine Reports (Vol. 36, No. 7) - Urinary Tract Infection - March 22, 2015

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Release date: March 2015

Valid through: March 2018

Target Audience

This CME activity is intended for emergency physicians and family physicians.

Objectives

  • Recognize specific conditions in patients presenting to the emergency department
  • Apply state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic techniques to patients with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
  • Discuss the differential diagnosis of the particular medical problems discussed in the publication
  • Explain both the likely and rare complications that may be associated with the particular medical problems discussed in the publication.

Credit Available

Physicians

  • Maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 2.5 AOA Category 2-B credits
  • 2.5 ACEP Credits
  • 1.5 AAFP Credits per monograph

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This activity is sponsored by AHC Media.

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Credit Designation

Physicians

AHC Media designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 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.

This activity is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 2.25 hours of ACEP Category 1 credits.

Emergency Medicine Reports has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.5 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.

Faculty Listing

Authors

Traci Thoureen, MD, MHS-CL, FACEP, Director of Emergency Medicine Simulation, Associate Medical Director, Surgical Education and Activities Lab (SEAL), Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.

Sara Scott, MD, Department of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Service Partners, University Medical Center at Brackenridge, Austin, TX.

Jessica Best, MD, University Medical Center at Brackenridge, Austin, TX.

Editors

Sandra M. Schneider, MD, Senior Director of Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York

J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD, Chair, Emergency Medicine Department, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

Executive Editor : Shelly Morrow Mark

Financial Disclosure

Authors Dr. Traci Thoureen, Dr. Sara Scott, Dr. Jessica Best and Peer Reviewer Dr. Frank LoVecchio report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study. Dr. Roger Farel (CME question reviewer) owns stock in Johnson & Johnson. Dr. Sandra Schneider (editor) is employed by the American College of Emergency Physicians. Dr. Stephan Stapczynski (editor) owns stock in Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, AxoGen, Walgreen Company, and Bristol Myers Squibb.

Emergency Medicine Reports' editorial and continuing education director Lee Landenberger and executive editorShelly Morrow Mark report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.

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