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Common Symptoms With Uncommon Causes

Class Description

Live, In Person Saturday August 28, 2021

Hyatt Regency Hotel, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables, FL 33134

Price: Free, but you must register

Approved for 4.0 AMA PRA Category. 1 Credits™/ 4.0 AAPA and AANP Category 1 CME credits/ 4.0 ANCC Contact Hours/0.4 CEUs for Pharmacists

Don't Miss A Treatable Disorder

Schedule

08:00 AM     Registration / Breakfast
08:55 AM     Disclosures and Sponsor Acknowledgement
09:00 AM     Why think about Metabolic Disease in Adults?
09:45 AM     Acute Abdominal Pain in an Adult Woman
10:30 AM     Break
10:45 AM     Disorientation in a College Student
11:30 AM     Acute Leg Pain with "Hematuria" in a High School Athlete
12:15 PM     Summary and Q and A
01:00 PM     Adjourn

Presenter

Mark Korson, MD

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of EXCEL Continuing Education and VMP Genetics. EXCEL Continuing Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

EXCEL Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants + Nurse Practitioners: AAPA and AANP accept AMA Category 1 Credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Nurses: 4 contact hours FL Provider # 50-619

Pharmacists: 0.4 CEUs FL Provider # 50-619

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this conference, you should be able to:

  • Explore the range of metabolic disease phenotypes in adults
  • Identify those symptoms that suggest a "metabolic crisis"
  • Consider treatable metabolic causes of the following symptoms:
    • Acute abdominal pain
    • Acute encephalopathy
    • Acute muscle pain with myoglobinuria
  • List routine lab testing that can raise suspicions about an acute inborn error of metabolism
  • Describe a first-line approach to treating a (possible) metabolic crisis

Provided By

Virtual Medical Practice & Excel Continuing Education

Supporter

Recordati Rare Diseases

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