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Comprehensive Review of Family Medicine
Directed by Donald B. Middleton, MD

The Oakstone Institute

CMEinfo presents Comprehensive Review of Family Medicine, an intensive review in full-color video and digital audio. This activity is available in a variety of media formats to meet your needs — Online Video, DVD, MP4, MP3, and Audio CD. These formats allow you to control both the pace — and place — at which you learn. Tailor your learning to your own schedule, convenience, and location, without travel costs and precious time away from your practice.

  • Stop and start as often as needed
  • Catch key elements of each slide
  • Listen to lectures on audio as you commute or exercise

 
CREDITS This activity has been approved for 57 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
CE RELEASE December 31, 2014
CE EXPIRE December 31, 2017
ONLINE PRICE $795.00
(You will be redirected to Oakstone.com)
 

Intended Audience


This activity is intended for family physicians, general practitioners, emergency department physicians, certified registered nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmDs, geriatricians, internists, primary care physicians, and obstetrician /gynecologists.
 
 

Topics & Speakers


SYMPTOM EVALUATION

Cough
Mitchell J. Patti, MD

Diarrhea and Constipation
Dan R. Trellis, MD

Blurred Vision: Cataracts, Retinal Disorders, Red and/or Painful Eye
John C. Maher, MD

Otolaryngology Pearls for Your
Primary Care Practice

Suman Golla, MD

Dizziness and Disequilibrium
Joseph M. Furman, MD, PhD

Obesity
Molly Conroy, MD, MPH

Dental and Oral Disorders: Abscess, Trauma, and Masses
Donald B. Middleton, MD

Toxicology and Poison Control
Michael J. Lynch, MD

PHARMACOLOGIC UPDATES

Anticoagulants
Patricia M. Klatt, PharmD

Beta Blockers
Elizabeth Cassidy, PharmD

Oral Antidiabetic Medication
Roberta Farrah, PharmD, BCPS

Antibiotics
Kara Plauger Dupuis, PharmD

CANCER SCREENING

Cancer Screening: Breast, Cervix,
Ovary, Prostate, Bladder

Richard D. Bruehlman, MD

Cancer Screening: Pancreas, Colon, Lung, Lymphoma
Mark S. Georgiadis, MD

NEUROLOGY

Headaches
Robert G. Kaniecki, MD

Neuropathy and Nerve Entrapment
J. Stephen Shymansky, MD

Seizures
Donald B. Middleton, MD

Dementia and Delirium
Oscar L. Lopez, MD

Gait Disorders and Falls
Vincent M. Balestrino, MD

Stroke
Maxim D. Hammer, MD

GASTROENTEROLOGY

Surgical Disorders: Diverticulitis, Appendicitis, Cholecystitis, Pancreatitis
Kevin O. Garrett, MD, FACS

Rectal Diseases
Christopher J. Bartels, MD

Fatty Liver, Cirrhosis, and Hepatitis
Thomas J. Kelly, MD

ENDOCRINOLOGY

Osteoporosis
Donald B. Middleton, MD,
and Marianne Koenig, PharmD, BCPS

Diabetes Mellitus: Multifactoral Risk Factors and Intervention Strategies
Francis X. Solano, Jr., MD

Thyroid and Parathyroid Disorders
Sachin Bahl, MD

DERMATOLOGY

Acne
Richard P. Usatine, MD

Eczema and Rashes
Richard P. Usatine, MD

Skin Cancer
Richard P. Usatine, MD

Hair Loss, Nail Disorders,
and Psoriasis

Laura K. Ferris, MD

UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY

Incontinence
Sandra Sauereisen, MD

Erectile and Sexual Dysfunction
Stephen A. Wilson, MD, MPH, FAAFP

Kidney Stones
Benroe Wayne Blount, MD, MPH

Acute and Chronic Renal Failure
Nabil Mikhael, MD

OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

Medical Disorders of Pregnancy
Karen M. Moyer, MD

Abnormal Menstrual Periods and Abnormal Bleeding
E. J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP

Sexually Transmitted Infections and Screening
Margot L. Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE

Contraception and Birth Control
Karen M. Moyer, MD

PEDIATRICS

Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions
Francis G. O’Connor, MD, MPH

Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Andrew J. Nowalk, MD, PhD

Immunizations
Richard K. Zimmerman, MD, MPH

Anticipatory Guidance: Development Assessment, Bright Futures, etc.
Kristin M. Hannibal, MD

Behavioral Disorders: ADHD, Learning Disorders, Bullying, and Lying
Susan N. Van Cleve, RN, DNP, CRNP

Common Childhood Disorders: Enuresis, Abnormal Sleep, Encopresis
Sylvia S. Choi, MD

Infant Nutrition
Maryellen A. Schroeder, MD, MPH

ALLERGY

Allergies, Including Food Allergies, Allergic Rhinitis, Allergic Conjunctivitis, and Urticaria
Todd D. Green, MD

PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Kevin R. Patterson, MD

Medications for Psychosis and Anxiety
Heather Sakely, PharmD

Eating Disorders
E. J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP

Motivational Interviewing: Substance Abuse, Smoking, and Overeating
Patricia McGuire, MD

RHEUMATOLOGY

Case Studies in Arthritis
Thaddeus A. Osial, Jr., MD

Back and Neck Pain
Francis G. O’Connor, MD

Common Sports Injuries
Jeanne M. Doperak, DO

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Adult Infections: Cellulitis, Sinusitis, UTI and Pyelonephritis, and Pneumonia
Raymond E. Pontzer, MD

Adult Immunizations: Influenza, Shingles, Tdap, and Pneumococcus
Donald B. Middleton, MD

Imported Illnesses
Niladri Das, MD

CARDIOLOGY

Hypertension
James R. Johnston, MD

Coronary Artery Disease
Peter J. Counihan, MD

Arrhythmia Management
Eddie Needham, MD, FAAFP

Peripheral Vascular Disease: Carotid Artery Stenosis, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, and Pedal Disease
James C. Dewar, MD

Hyperlipidemia
Stephanie Ballard, PharmD, BCPS

Congestive Heart Failure
Michael A. Mathier, MD, FAAC

PULMONOLOGY

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Matthew Synan, MD

Asthma
Jennie Broders, PharmD, BCPS

Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Patrick J. Strollo, Jr., MD

HEMATOLOGY

Thromboembolism and Thrombosis
Phillip E. Lamberty, MD

Anemia and Thrombocytopenia
Peter G. Ellis, MD

OTHER

Office Procedures: Warts, Abscess Drainage, Toenail Resection, etc.
E. J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP


 
 

Faculty


Course Director
Donald B. Middleton, MD
Professor of Family Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Vice President for Family Practice Education
UPMC St. Margaret
Pittsburgh, PA

Speakers

Sachin Bahl, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Vincent M. Balestrino, MD
UPMC St. Margaret
Pittsburgh, PA

Stephanie Ballard, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist in Family Medicine
UPMC Shadyside Family Health Center
Director, UPMC Shadyside Pharmacy Residency
Faculty, UPMC Shadyside Family Medicine Residency
Pittsburgh, PA

Christopher J. Bartels, MD
Surgical Oncology, UPMC St. Margaret
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

B. Wayne Blount, MD
JenCare Market Medical Director
Adjunct Professor
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Richard D. Bruehlman, MD
Director of Community Preceptors
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency
Pittsburgh, PA

Elizabeth Cassidy, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist in Medication Safety
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Sylvia S. Choi, MD, FAAP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Molly Conroy, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and
Clinical and Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Peter J. Counihan, MB, FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Cardiology, UPMC St. Margaret
Heart and Vascular Institute
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Niladri Das, MD
Faculty, UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency Program
Pittsburgh, PA

James C. Dewar, MD
Executive Vice Chair
Department of Family Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Physicians
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Jeanne M. Doperak, DO
Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine
Department of Orthopedics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Director
UPMC St. Margaret
Team Physician, University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Kara Dupuis, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Infectious Diseases
UPMC St. Margaret
Pittsburgh, PA

Peter G. Ellis, MD
Deputy Director, Clinical Services
Associate Chief Medical Officer
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Bobbie Farrah, PharmD, BCPS
Faculty
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine and
Pharmacy Residency Program
Faculty
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy
Pittsburgh, PA

Laura Korb Ferris, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Joseph M. Furman, MD, PhD
Professor
Departments of Otolaryngology and Neurology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Kevin O. Garrett, MD, FACS
Chair of Surgery
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Clinical Professor of General Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Mark S. Georgiadis, MD
Medical Oncologist
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
UPMC Cancer Centers
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Suman Golla, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Office of University of Pittsburgh Physicians Ear,
Nose and Throat Specialists
UPMC St. Margaret
Pittsburgh, PA

Todd D. Green, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Maxim D. Hammer, MD
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Kristin M. Hannibal, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of General Academic Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Clinical Director, Primary Care Center and
the Child Development Unit
Pittsburgh, PA

Jennie Broders Jarrett, PharmD, BCPS
Director, Inpatient Pharmacotherapy Education
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency
Pittsburgh, PA
UPMC St. Margaret New Kensington Family Health Center
New Kensington, PA
UPMC St. Margaret Lawrenceville Family Health Center
Lawrenceville, PA

James R. Johnston, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Nephrology Fellowship Program
Director, Clinical Services
Renal-Electrolyte Division
Director, Academy of Master Educators
Pittsburgh, PA

Robert G. Kaniecki, MD
Director, The Headache Center
Chief, Headache Division
Assistant Professor of Neurology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Thomas J. Kelly, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Private Practice of Gastroenterology
Kelly & Wood, Ltd.
Pittsburgh, PA

Patricia M. Klatt, PharmD, BCPS
Director, Pharmacy Residency Program
Director, Advanced Pharmacist Practice
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Marianne Koenig, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Faculty
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program
Pittsburgh, PA

Phillip E. Lamberty, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary
Allergy & Critical Care Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Oscar L. Lopez, MD
Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Chief of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology Division
Department of Neurology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Michael J. Lynch, MD
Medical Director, Pittsburgh Poison Center
Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Toxicology
Department of Emergency Medicine
Divisions of Adolescent and Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

John C. Maher, MD
Eye Physicians & Surgeons, Ltd.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Michael A. Mathier, MD, FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Section of Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension
Director, Cardiovascular Fellowship Program
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

E. J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP
Professor and Chairman
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, SC

Patricia McGuire, MD
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency
Director of Psychiatric Education
Psychiatrist on the Integrated Behavioral Health Program
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Nabil H. Mikhael, MD, MRCP, FASN
Partners in Nephrology and Endocrinology
Chief of Nephrology
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Karen M. Moyer, MD
Director, Family Medicine Obstetrics
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency Program
Pittsburgh, PA

Eddie Needham, MD, FAAFP
Program Director and Academic Chairman
Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency - Allopathic
Clinical Associate Professor
FSU College of Medicine
Associate Professor
University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Orlando, FL

Andrew J. Nowalk, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Pediatric Residency Program Co-Director and Advisory Dean
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Francis G. O'Connor, MD, MPH
Professor and Chair, Military and Emergency Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine
Bethesda, MD

Thaddeus A. Osial, Jr., MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Attending Physician
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Margolis Rheumatology Associates
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Kevin R. Patterson, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, Section of Psychooncology
Department of Hematology/Oncology
Clinical Director, Biobehavioral Oncology Program
Pittsburgh, PA

Mitchell J. Patti, MD
Director of Respiratory Therapy and Intensive Care Medicine
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Raymond E. Pontzer, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Chief, Infectious Disease
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Heather Sakely, PharmD
Director, Geriatric Pharmacotherapy
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency Program
Director, PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Residency
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Sandra C. Sauereisen, MD
Family Medicine Residency Program
Medical Director and Director of Community Medicine
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE
Medical Director, Department of Family & Community Medicine
Christiana Care Health System
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA
STD Clinic Lead Physician
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Chester, PA

Maryellen A. Schroeder, MD
Director of Pediatric Education
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency
Private Practice, Penn Plum Family Medicine
Volunteer Clinician, Catholic Charities
Free Health Clinic
Pittsburgh, PA

J. Stephen Shymansky, MD
Neurologist
Monroeville, PA

Francis X. Solano, Jr., MD, FACP
President, CMI-UPMC
Vice President, Physician Services
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Medical Director, Donald D. Wolff Jr. Center for Quality, Safety,
and Innovation, UPMC
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Patrick J. Strollo, Jr., MD
Professor of Medicine and Clinical and Translational Science
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Matthew Synan, MD
UPMC Pulmonary Consultants
Pittsburgh, PA

Dan R. Trellis, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA

Richard P. Usatine, MD
Professor, Family and Community Medicine
Professor, Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center
at San Antonio School of Medicine
Medical Director, Skin Clinic
University Health System
San Antonio, TX

Susan N. Van Cleve, DNP, CPNP-PC, PMHS, FAANP
Associate Professor and Interim Director, DNP Program
Robert Morris University School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Moon Township, PA
Pediatric Mental Health Specialist and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Pediatrics South
Pittsburgh, PA

Stephen A. Wilson, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Director, Medical Decision Making
UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency
Director, Faculty Development Fellowship
Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Richard K. Zimmerman, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FIDSA
Professor, Department of Family Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA


 
 

Learning Objectives


After viewing this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:
  • Recommend the correct antibiotic for pneumonia, sinusitis, otitis media, et cetera. Avoidance of incorrect antibiotic prescription will be stressed
  • Differentiate among the common causes of cough
  • Evaluate the cause of a seizure
  • Recognize and treat dementia
  • Arrange appropriate evaluation and treatment for hypertension
  • Describe the management of hypercholesterolemia
  • Identify the best prevention and therapy for obesity
  • Choose the proper screening for breast cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, etc
  • Analyze the cause of incontinence
  • Categorize common pediatric orthopedic conditions

 
 

Accreditation


Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


 
 

Designation


Oakstone Publishing, LLC, designates this enduring material for 57 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: December 31, 2014

Date Credits Expire: December 31, 2017

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of an online activity evaluation and post-test.

This Enduring Material activity, Comprehensive Review of Family Medicine, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 57.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 12/31/2014. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.