Adult Pulmonary Infections

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


 

Learning Objectives

1. Discuss the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to common types of pneumonia including empiric therapy
2. Summarize a risk stratification for hospitalizing the patient with pneumonia
3. Manage a patient with a TB (skin or serum) test conversion
4. State the ACIP recommendations for the use of the Pneumovax and Influenza Vaccines.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
Parent activity set: 

Dana E. King, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, West Virginia University Health Science Center, Morgantown, West Virginia

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
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