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Disease Management Project:

Clinical Decisions Case-Based Lessons

 

This interactive CME series applies national practice guidelines and key research findings to clinical practice. Key points from current medical literature are summarized.

The "Disease Management Project Clinical Decisions Cases" series includes didactic information as well as interactive case-based lessons to aid in patient management. Accompanying each activity is an article which is helpful in answering the related questions.

These CME educational activities are intended for primary care physicians including family practitioners and internists.

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Case-Based Lessons

George Thomas, MD
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
Release Date:   May 15, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  May 15, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Marianne J. Sumego, MD
Asthma
Marianne J. Sumego, MD
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   May 7, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  May 7, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology, Pulmonology
Margo C. Funk, MD, MA
Depression
Margo C. Funk, MD, MA
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
Release Date:   April 15, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  April 15, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychology & Psychiatry
Anthony P. Fernandez, MD, PhD
Psoriasis
Anthony P. Fernandez, MD, PhD
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
Release Date:   April 15, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  April 15, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Dermatology
Value-Based Health Care
Value-Based Health Care
Fred Jorgensen, MD
Evan C. Howe, MD
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
Release Date:   April 15, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  April 15, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine
TIA Identification and Management
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   March 17, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  March 17, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Neurology
Statin Myopathy
Statin Myopathy
Jinny Tavee, MD
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   March 17, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  March 17, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Neurology
Diabetes
Diabetes
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   March 17, 2014
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  March 17, 2017
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology
Contraceptive Choices in Selected Populations
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   November 22, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  November 22, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Women's Health
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Pancreatitis
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP, MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   November 20, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  November 20, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Rheumatoid Arthritis in Pregnancy
Rheumatoid Arthritis in Pregnancy
Cassandra M. Calabrese, DO
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   November 8, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  November 8, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Women's Health
Rheumatoid Arthritis in Pregnancy
Dermatology in Primary Care
Angela Kyei, MD, MPH
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   November 8, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  November 8, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Dermatology
Dengue Fever
Dengue Fever
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   November 8, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  November 8, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease
Recognizing & Treating ADHD in Adults with Comorbid Depression
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
Release Date:   July 26, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  July 26, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychology & Pyschiatry
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Manfred Baumgartner, MD
Puneet Garcha, MD
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   April 25, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  April 25, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   April 16, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  April 16, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Cardiology
Chronic Renal Failure
Chronic Renal Failure
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   February 12, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  February 12, 2016
Specialties:   Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
George W. Meyer, MD, FACP MACG
Estimated Time:   15 minutes
Release Date:   January 9, 2013
Type:  Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  January 9, 2016
Specialties:   Pulmonary, Family Practice, Internal Medicine
When Fevers May Not Be a Sign of Infection
Estimated Time: 15 minutes
Release Date: November 1, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: November 1, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
When Fevers May Not Be a Sign of Infection
Estimated Time: 15 minutes
Release Date: October 3, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: October 3, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
Should the Primary Care Physician Prescribe Testosterone
Estimated Time: 30 minutes
Release Date: September 14, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: September 14, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Men's Health
Insomnia Care: An Integrated Approach
Estimated Time: 30 minutes
Release Date: September 12, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: September 12, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology
Hyperlipidemia: When Just a Statin Won't Do
Estimated Time: 15 minutes
Release Date: August 30, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: August 30, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Cardiology
The Managerment of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)
Estimated Time: 15 minutes
Release Date: June 27, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date: June 27, 2015
Specialties: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Hepatology
Breast Cancer Prevention
Breast Cancer Prevention
Michael S. Cowher, MD; Holly J. Pederson, MD
Estimated Time:  30 minutes
Release Date:  March 1, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  March 1, 2015
Specialties: Women's Health, Oncology, Family Practice, Internal Medicine
A Young Man with Abnormal Liver Enzymes and Jaundice
Estimated Time:  15 minutes
Release Date:  February 10, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  February 10, 2015
Specialties: Hepatology, Family Practice, Internal Medicine
Colonoscopy: Screening Guidelines and Follow-up Recommendations
Estimated Time:  15 minutes
Release Date:  January 26, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  January 26, 2015
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Oncology
Deep Vein Thrombosis - DVT
Deep Vein Thrombosis - DVT
Tiffany Clark, MSN, CNP
Estimated Time:  30 minutes
Release Date:  January 9, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  January 9, 2015
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Hematology
Urinary Incontinence in Women
Estimated Time:  30 minutes
Release Date:  January 9, 2012
Type: Case-Based Lesson
Technical Requirements: None
Expiration Date:  January 9, 2015
Specialties: Urology, Womens Health, Family Practice, Internal Medicine

Series Objectives

  1. Apply current national standards to clinical decision-making process.
  2. Relate key medical literature findings to real life cases.
  3. Summarize current research and evaluate its potential implications for clinical practice.
  4. Contrast external clinical evidence with individual clinical expertise.

Target Audience

These activities are directed to primary care and internal medicine physicians.

Activity Director

Alexander Duart Rae-Grant, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Director of Resident and Student Education
Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH