Herbals and Nutritional Supplements
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Assess patients’ use of nutritional or dietary supplements and provide counseling to encourage safe and effective use.
2. Identify patients at risk of excessive intake of micronutrients, dangerous supplement-drug interactions, and harmful performance-enhancing dietary supplements.
3. Explain existing evidence supporting the use of herbals and nutritional supplements.
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Kate Rowland, MD, MS, FAAFP, Faculty, Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency; Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College, Aurora, Illinois
- 1.00 AAFP prescribed