2017 08 08 Rheumatologic Emergencies Part 2- Lupus MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

August 8, 2017

Title: Rheumatologic Emergencies Part 2- Lupus

Speaker:             

DAWN PIARULLI, MD

Rheumatology

Resources: See Powerpoint Slides

Statement of Disclosure:

The Kaiser Permanente East Bay Oakland Medical Center has determined that the speakers and the planning committee for this program do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program.  Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

East Bay Area - Oakland is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

East Bay Area - Oakland designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses may report 1 hour of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.

Target Audience

Primary Care. Other interested clinicians and physicians are invited to attend according to their scope of practice where applicable.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this session, participants will be able to:

1. Identify and initiate management of the most life/vision threatening rheumatologic emergencies.

2. Identify the non-rheumatologic emergency of septic arthritis and refer to orthopedics efficiently.

3. Discuss some of the common autoimmune antibodies and what they represent.

4. Evaluate patient complaints with proper screening labs prior to consulting Rheumatology.

Additional Information

Location: 
Building: 
Oakland Medical Center
Conference room: 
3600 Broadway Ave - SMOB LL A/B
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
08/08/2017
Course expires: 
08/08/2017
Event starts: 
08/08/2017 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
08/08/2017 - 1:30pm
Rating: 
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Oakland Medical Center
3600 Broadway Ave
Specialty Medical Office Building (SMOB) LL A/B
Oakland 94611
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/08/2017
Course expires: 
08/08/2017
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