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CME: Treating Asthma in Older Women

CME: Treating Asthma in Older Women | AKH CME, Articles, CME, Geriatrics, Hospital Medicine, Pulmonology/Critical Care

Studies have shown that older women with asthma have disease-associated morbidity and mortality that is different from other patient populations. Physicians should consider using tailored treatment strategies to improve care in this vulnerable patient group.

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CME: Opioid Use in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

CME: Opioid Use in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain | AKH CME, Articles, CME, Hospital Medicine, Pain, Primary Care

The management of chronic non-cancer pain (CNCP)—defined as pain lasting beyond 3 months—has emerged as a significant challenge for healthcare providers throughout the United States. In recent years, some studies have suggested that opioids can be taken safely to manage several CNCP conditions f ...

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CME: Mental Health & Diabetes

CME: Mental Health & Diabetes | AKH CME, Articles, CME, Depression, Diabetes, Endocrinology, Hospital Medicine, Primary Care, Psychiatry

When mental health comorbidities of diabetes go undiagnosed and untreated, there can be significant consequences for patients. Efforts are needed to better identify and treat patients with diabetes with mental health comorbidities.

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