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Ridgeview and the Ridgeview Continuing Medical Education Program are proud to present the Ridgeview Podcast: CME Series. Quality, portable and on-demand continuing medical education, featuring a variety of our exceptional physicians, providers and other staff from Ridgeview and it's affiliates. Hosting the program are Fred Demeuse, PA-C and Jason Hicks, PA-C. Thanks for tuning-in, downloading and listening! 

 

DISCLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT 

The information provided through this and all Ridgeview podcasts as well as any and all accompanying files, images, videos and documents is/are for CME/CE and other institutional learning and communication purposes only and is/are not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician, healthcare provider or other healthcare personnel relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition; and are property/rights of Ridgeview & Ridgeview Clinics.  Any re-reproduction of any of the materials presented would be infringement of copyright laws. 

It is Ridgeview's intent that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of the facts. It is not assumed any potential conflicts will have an adverse impact on these presentations. It remains for the audience to determine whether the speaker’s outside interest may reflect a possible bias, either the exposition or the conclusions presented.

Ridgeview's CME planning committee members and presenter(s) have disclosed they have no significant financial relationship with a pharmaceutical company and have disclosed that no conflict of interest exists with the presentation/educational event.

Sep 23, 2021

As part of an annual review of medical literature, this podcast will dissect several medical journal articles, discuss some of their finer points, and how it can relate to medical practice today.

In this podcast Dr. Valerie Johnson, an emergency medicine physician with EMPAC, and Dr. Abby Elliott, a family medicine physician with Lakeview Clinic, cover a variety of topic areas from five journal articles. If you like to skip to the conclusion part of the article, this podcast is for you.

Enjoy the podcast!

Objectives:  
  Upon completion of this podcast, participants should be able to:

  • Define non-consensus TIA.
  • Identify long-term risks of non-consensus TIA.
  • Recognize the mechanism of action of GLP-1 agonists.
  • Summarize key principles of sepsis recognition, early screening/detection, early management, and titration of care.
  • Name significant/relevant findings of the journal articles being reviewed and discussed.
  • Select a credible/relevant journal article.

CME credit is only offered to Ridgeview Providers & Allied Health Staff for this podcast activity. Complete and submit the online evaluation form, after viewing the activity.  Upon successful completion of the evaluation, you will be e-mailed a certificate of completion within approximately 2 weeks.  You may contact the accredited provider with questions regarding this program at  rmccredentialing@ridgeviewmedical.org.

To receive continuing education credit for this activity - click the link below, to complete the activity's evaluation.

 CME Evaluation

(**If you are listening to the podcasts through iTunes on your laptop or desktop, it is not possible to link directly with the CME Evaluation for unclear reasons. We are trying to remedy this. You can, however, link to the survey through the Podcasts app on your Apple and other smart devices, as well as through Spotify, Stitcher and other podcast directory apps and on your computer browser at these websites. We apologize for the inconvenience.) 

DISCLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT 

The information provided through this and all Ridgeview podcasts as well as any and all accompanying files, images, videos and documents is/are for CME/CE and other institutional learning and communication purposes only and is/are not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician, healthcare provider or other healthcare personnel relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition; and are property/rights of Ridgeview Medical Center & Clinics.  Any re-reproduction of any of the materials presented would be infringement of copyright laws. 

It is Ridgeview's intent that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of the facts. It is not assumed any potential conflicts will have an adverse impact on these presentations. It remains for the audience to determine whether the speaker’s outside interest may reflect a possible bias, either the exposition or the conclusions presented.

Ridgeview's CME planning committee members and presenter(s) have disclosed they have no significant financial relationship with a pharmaceutical company and have disclosed that no conflict of interest exists with the presentation/educational event.


SHOW NOTES: 
*See the attachment for article discussion summaries. 

Journal Article 1: "Healthy Weight Loss Maintenance with Exercise, Liraglutide, or Both Combined"

CITATION Lundgren, J., Janus, C., Jensen, S., Juhl, C., Olsen, L., Christensen, R., Svane, M., Bandholm, T.,Bojsen-Møller, K., Blond, M., Jensen, J., Stallknecht, B., Holst, J., Madsbad, S. and Torekov, S.,  2021. Healthy Weight Loss Maintenance with Exercise, Liraglutide, or Both Combined. New England Journal of Medicine, 384(18), pp.1719-1730. Available: https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejmoa2028198

Journal Article 2: "Diagnosis of Non-Consensus Transient Ischaemic Attack with Focal, Negative, and Non-Progressive Symptoms: Population-Based Validation By Investigation and Prognosis"

CITATION Tuna, M. and Rothwell, P.,  2021. Diagnosis of non-consensus transient ischaemic attacks with focal, negative, and non-progressive symptoms: population-based validation by investigation and prognosis. The Lancet, 397(10277), pp.902-912. Available: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)31961-9/fulltext

Journal Article 3: "Cardiovascular Outcomes and Mortality Associated with Discontinuing Statins in Older Patients Receiving Polypharmacy"

CITATION Rea, F., Biffi, A., Ronco, R., Franchi, M., Cammarota, S., Citarella, A., Conti, V., Filippelli, A., Sellitto, C.and Corrao, G., 2021. Cardiovascular Outcomes and Mortality Associated With Discontinuing Statins in Older Patients Receiving Polypharmacy. JAMA Network Open, 4(6), p.e2113186. Available: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2780952

Journal Article 4: "Early Care of Adults with Suspected Sepsis in the Emergency Department and Out-of-Hospital Environment: A Consensus-Based Task Force Report"

CITATION Yealy, D., Mohr, N., Shapiro, N., Venkatesh, A., Jones, A. and Self, W.,  2021.  Early Care of Adults With Suspected Sepsis in the Emergency Department and Out-of-Hospital Environment: A Consensus-Based Task Force Report. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 78(1),pp.1-19. Available: https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(21)00117-7/fulltext

Journal Article 5: "Associations of Suicidality Trends with Cannabis Use as Function of Sex/Depression Status"

CITATION Han, B., Compton, W., Einstein, E. and Volkow, N., 2021. Associations of Suicidality Trends With Cannabis Use as a Function of Sex and Depression Status. JAMA Network Open, 4(6), p.e2113025. Available: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2781215