Acute Infectious Diarrhea - Primary Care Reports - Nov 01, 2007

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for primary care and family practice physicians.


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Credit Designation:

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Gregory R. Wise, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Wright State University
Dayton, OH;
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Kettering Medical Center
Kettering, OH

Peer Reviewers
Gregory A. Volturo, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

David Kramer, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Program Director and Vice Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
York Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Penn State College of Medicine

CME Question Reviewer
Roger Farel, MD
retired, Newport Beach, CA

Sandra Schneider, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Rochester, NY

J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD
Emergency Medicine
Maricopa Medical Center
Phoenix, AZ

John Kahler, MD, FAAEM
Clinical Instructor
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI


  • Acute Infectious Diarrhea


  • Summarize the most recent significant primary care medicine-related studies
  • Discuss up-to-date information on all aspects of primary care, including new drugs, techniques, equipment, trials, studies, books, teaching aids, and other information pertinent to primary care
  • Evaluate the credibility of published data and recommendations
  • Describe the pros and cons of new testing procedures

Financial Disclosure:

To reveal any potential bias in this publication, and in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education guidelines, we disclose that Roger Farel, MD, retired, Newport Beach, CA (CME question reviewer) owns stock in Johnson & Johnson. Gregory R. Wise, MD, FACP (editor-in-chief), John Kahler, MD, FAAEM (author), Gregory A. Volturo, MD (peer reviewer), David Kramer, MD, FAAEM, FACEP (peer reviewer), Sandra Schneider, MD, Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester, NY (editor), and J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD, Chair, Emergency Medicine, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ (editor) report no relationships with companies related to the field of study covered by this CME activity.

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