Course: WB 4342
CE Original Date: March 20, 2020
CE Renewal Date: March 20, 2022
CE Expiration Date: March 20, 2024
This educational case study document is one in a series of self-instructional publications designed to increase the primary care provider’s knowledge of hazardous substances in the environment and to promote the adoption of medical practices that aid in the evaluation and care of potentially exposed patients.
At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to:
- Describe the latest science on EGPG exposure in both environmental and occupational settings.
- Discuss potential adverse clinical effects associated with EGPG exposure.
- Describe how to clinically manage patients exposed to EGPG.
- Describe how to improve collaborative practice across the healthcare team regarding the diagnosis and treatment of patients exposed to EGPG.
FACULTY/CREDENTIALS: Dianyi Yu, MD
HARDWARE/SOFTWARE: Computer Hardware; Internet Connection Browser
TARGET AUDIENCE: Clinicians in practice and in training, including physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, nurse practitioners, physicians’ assistants, nurses, and nursing students.
PREREQUISITES: A basic knowledge of medicine or related basics of human health promotion at a professional level is recommended.
FORMAT: This activity is Web-based.
In support of improving patient care, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the American Academy of Physicians Assistants (AAPA), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.75 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for 1.75 hours nursing contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 hours CEU’s for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 1.5 hours total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 1.5 hours. Continuing Competency credits available are 1.5 CDC provider number 98614.
For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 2.0 hours CPH recertification credits for this program.
In compliance with continuing education requirements, all planners and presenters must disclose all financial relationships, in any amount, with ineligible companies during the previous 24 months as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or products under investigational use.
CDC, our planners, and content experts wish to disclose they have no financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, reselling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.
CDC did not accept financial or in-kind support from ineligible companies for this continuing education activity.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Office for Capacity Development and Applied Prevention Science
Environmental Medicine and Health Systems Intervention Section