Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 28, Issue 07: Liver Disease: Electronic Records/HCV in Special Populations

Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 28, Issue 07: Liver Disease: Electronic Records/HCV in Special Populations

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Catherine T. Frenette, MD, Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA, presented on Why We Have to Do This, and Hepatitis C Virus in Special Populations. Norman L. Sussman, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, presented on What the Future Holds

Glendale, CA / myprgenie.com / ACCESSWIRE / June 21, 2014 / Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Gastroenterology Volume 28, Issue 07: Liver Disease: Electronic Records/HCV in Special Populations.

The goal of this program is to improve the use of electronic medical records (EMRs) and the management of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections in special patient populations. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to: 

1. Explain the benefits of EMRs.

2. Communicate desired future improvements in EMRs from the perspective of the gastroenterologist. 

3. Choose optimal treatment options and timing of treatment for patients with HCV and advanced liver disease.

4. Select treatment regimens for patients coinfected with HIV and HCV that maximize response and minimize adverse drug-drug interactions. 

5. Manage treatment of HCV in patients who have undergone liver transplantation.

The original programs were presented by Catherine T. Frenette, MD, Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA, and Norman L. Sussman, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions. 

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others. 

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society. 

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.

Contact: Paul Angles, pangles@audio-digest.org, 8188443237

 

SOURCE: Audio-Digest Foundation 

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