Telehealth Recordings

Primary Care and HIV: Part 1

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 0.50
    • Other: 0.50
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Jun 23, 2014
  • Expires: Jun 22, 2017
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    30 Minutes
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Faculty

Karen W.  Krigger Karen W. Krigger, MD, MeD, FAAFP, AAHIVM(S)
Clinical Professor, Family and Geriatric Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky

Needs Statement

This is a review of the evidenced-based primary care guidelines published by the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America in Clinical Infectious Diseases  2014, Jan. 58(1) e1-e34, updating recommendations from the previous recommendations of 2009. Because HIV+ patients are living longer with fewer complications, they are increasingly presenting with medical conditions common to a general and aging US population of which health care providers need to be aware.

Target Audience

Primary care providers, nurses, social workers, and pharmacists

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, you will be able to:

  • Describe the current best practices for primary care of the HIV+ patient. 

Accreditation

CME
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Medical knowledge

Other
UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 0.50 hours of participation.

Faculty Disclosure

No speaker or planner has any relevant financial relationships to disclose. The speaker will not discuss off-label use of a product.
 
Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or condone commercial bias in any presentation, but it is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a presentation.

Acknowledgement

In collaboration with Southern Central AIDS Education Telehealth Training Center.