Telehealth Recordings

Update on HIV Treatment Guidelines

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 0.75
    • Other: 0.75
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Nov 2, 2014
  • Expires: Nov 2, 2017
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    45 Minutes
  • System Requirements:
  • Average User Rating:
    (2 Ratings)

Faculty

Lamis W.  Ibrahim Lamis W. Ibrahim, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine
East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine
Johnson City, Tennessee

Needs Statement

Primary care providers caring for HIV patients in communities need up-to-date information as this is a rapidly evolving field. This educational activity will provide the most current HIV treatment guidelines.

Target Audience

Primary care providers, nurses, social workers, and pharmacists.

Objectives

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

  • Summarize the current available anti-retroviral drugs for HIV treatment
  • Describe current recommended regimens
  • Recognize when to start anti-retroviral therapy in HIV patients and how to monitor therapy
  • Identify common adverse effects of the most common used regimens

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 0.75 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 0.75 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.