We recently updated our Privacy Notice and Terms of Use.
Med-IQ

Course Listings: Rheumatology

All Results (7)
Format: Live Events (0) Online Activities (7)

Advances in the Treatment of Scleroderma: Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant

View Course

Format: Med-IQ Express

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: This accredited CME publication features a review of and expert commentary on the role of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) in the treatment of diffuse systemic sclerosis (SSc). Clinical pearls from recent evidence are provided, as well as expert insight related to the novel, critical endpoint recently published from a landmark prospective clinical…More


GFR and eGFR: Filtering Out the Confusion

View Course

Format: E-Publication

Maximum Credits: 1.0

Course Description: Nephrologist Dr. Michael Wiederkehr delves into chronic kidney disease (CKD) and the difference between true glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR). The different methods of calculating eGFR will be explored as well as the pitfalls and limitations of the current formulas and calculations. The importance of the CKD…More


Advancing the Education of Rheumatology Fellows and Improving Patient Care

View Course

Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: In this CME-accredited webcast, recorded at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in San Diego, California, Lisa Criscione-Schreiber, MD, MEd, discusses abstracts on a treat-to-target quality improvement program, a workshop on transitioning pediatric patients to adult care, and a clinical research project on myositis. These abstracts were…More


Pregnancy and Rheumatic Diseases: Improving Patient Outcomes and Alleviating Lactation Concerns

View Course

Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: In this accredited CME webcast, Megan Clowse, MD, discusses several abstracts by her research groups on the management of pregnant patients with rheumatic diseases, presented at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in San Diego, California. Topics include the relationship between hydroxychloroquine and pregnancy, pregnancy and…More


Skeletal Muscle Molecular Alterations in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis

View Course

Format: Webcast

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: In this accredited CME webcast, Kim Huffman, MD, PhD, discusses abstracts presented by her research groups at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in San Diego, California. Topics include the relationship between skeletal muscle cytokines and myostatins before and after physical activity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis; the…More


Decision-IQ: A Case Study in Prosthetic Joint Inflammation

View Course

Format: Decision-IQ

Maximum Credits: 0.25

Course Description: This brief activity presents a case study discussing a patient with prosthetic joint infection. Links to useful resources are provided to help participants make treatment decisions for this patient.


The Rapidly Evolving Role of Biosimilars: Educating Specialists and Facilitating Shared Decision Making With Patients

View Course

Format: E-Publication

Maximum Credits: 0.75

Course Description: This accredited CME publication describes biosimilars and how they compare with their originator products, reviews FDA guidance on the biosimilar approval process, and discusses key issues for prescribers. In addition, brief clinical case vignettes present examples of how biosimilars may appear in practice.