Nutrition, Supplements, and Diets
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. Develop strategies to identify patients at risk of excessive intake of micronutrients, dangerous supplement-drug interactions, and harmful performance-enhancing dietary supplements.
3. Identify reputable sources of clinical and patient-oriented information regarding the safe and effective use of dietary supplements.
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William M. Simpson, Jr., MD, FAAFP, Emeritus Professor of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
- 1.00 AAFP prescribed