Why We Get Sick: The Role of Insulin Resistance in Chronic Disease
Dr. Benjamin Bikman from the Department of Physiology and Developmental Biology at Brigham Young University discusses the role of insulin resistance in chronic disease.
Prevention of Bleeding and Renal Injuries Resulting from Invasive Procedures
Dr. Richard Belb, MD, discusses risk of bleeding and renal disfunction associated with invasive procedures.
Men’s Health Update 2017
Providing medical care for men can be challenging, related only in part to men's behaviors surrounding accessing care in a timely fashion. The Men’s Health Update 2017 is a video of an educational program focused on the needs of the primary care provider as they interact with and treat the most common conditions seen in their male patients. The program covers BPH, hypogonadism, prostate cancer, common urologic referrals, and CVD. This fast-paced presentation is intended to give primary care providers state-of-the-art information along with its basis so they can most efficiently and effectively diagnose, advise, treat and refer their patients.
Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency: A Review for Nurse Practitioners
This on-demand accredited activity intends to close knowledge gaps by increasing awareness regarding Alpha-1, which is paramount to increasing the number of identified carriers, provide strategies for diagnosing and treating these patients, therefore preventing further damage to improve patient outcomes and prolong their life span.