Infestations: Lice, Scabies, Bedbugs
Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Distinguish infestations of scabies, head/body lice and bed bugs from other insect bites, and skin disorders.
2. Develop treatment plans for scabies, lice and bed bug infestations using the most recent evidence based recommendations.
3. Educate patients and caregivers on measures required to eradicate infestation including environmental treatment measures.
View technical requirements (opens in a new window).
View CME credit information (opens in a new window).
View disclosures and disclaimers (opens in a new window).
All materials herein are protected by copyright and are for the sole, personal use of the purchaser. No part of the written, oral, and broadcast production may be copied, duplicated, replicated or retransmitted without the prior permission of the applicable copyright owner.
The unauthorized reproduction or distribution of a copyrighted work is illegal. Criminal copyright infringement, including infringement without monetary gain, is investigated by the FBI and is punishable by up to five years in federal prison and a fine of $250,000.
E.J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, FAAFP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina
- 0.75 AAFP prescribed