Modifiable Risk Factors (Alcohol, Tobacco, Obesity)

Return to all Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Screen patients for modifiable risk factors.
2. Utilize motivational interviewing techniques to counsel patient on lifestyle modification to reduce the risk of developing comorbidities. 
3. Create an individualized plan for patients that includes consideration of the risk and benefits of treatment of modifiable risk factors.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

David T Walsworth, MD, FAAFP, Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs; Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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