Event Description

ARCHIVED STD Expert Hour: Common Antibiotics Conundrums and Clinical Pearls

On Demand
1 hour
Credit Hours

STD Expert Hour: Common Antibiotic Conundrums and Clinical Pearls 

with Katherine Yang, MD

Our STD Expert Hour Webinar Series is a recurring webinar series that highlights current topics in the prevention and management of STD to further advance your practice. We're thrilled to offer access to our network of STD Experts and hope you join us for valuable insights into delivering excellent sexual health care for your patients

What to expect this STD Expert Hour:

This installment brings to light STD pharmacology, prescriptions, dosage, alternates for allergic patients and possible drug-drug interactions, with specific attention to antibiotics. Update your STD treatments with the newest best practices for PCN allergy, Missed doses, specifically for late latent Syphilis treatment, Side-effects and management strategies, Drug Interactions, and Upcoming STD treatment guidelines.

Learning Objectives: 
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Understand the risk of arrhythmia associated with azithromycin and fluoroquinolones
2. Understand the basic mechanisms of drug-drug interactions
3. Discuss specific management issues associated with drug dosing

Registration fee:  $10.00
Certificate of Completion: Free

To request information on scholarships that may be available, please contact captc@ucsf.edu.

CME – This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality /California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) through the joint providership of Cardea and CAPTC. Cardea is accredited by the IMQ/CMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Cardea designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Contact Hours – The California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 14547 for 1.2 contact hours for this STD Expert Hour Webinar. If you are requesting nursing contact hours, you must view the entire training. No partial credit is allowed

Physicians must receive a score of 100% on the evaluation to receive CME credits.

To obtain your Certificate, following the online course, close your browser window and log into our registration system - www.registration.californiaptc.com

1 - Select "My Training" from the left hand navigation bar. 

2 - Select the "Certificate" button and follow the instructions on the screen.

All planners, CME committee members, and presenters do not have any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest.

References and bibliographic sources for further study are listed throughout presentation.

Creation Date: 12/9/14
Reviewed Date: 1/12/17
Expiration Date: 1/12/20

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