Infectious Disease CE Activities

RMEI DECISION SUPPORT AIDS

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Navigating Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Lung Disease

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians to apply information to their daily practice and care of patients. Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) is challenging and often delayed due to non-specific symptoms, indolent disease course, and similarities to tuberculosis and other lung diseases; several barriers to its treatment also persist.
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Diagnostic and Susceptibility Testing for Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Diseases

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians to apply information to their daily practice and care of patients. Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) is a challenging infection that is becoming increasingly prevalent and continues to be a growing concern.
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Considering Therapies for Influenza Treatment and Post-Exposure in Children

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians apply information to their daily practice and care of patients.

LATEST INFECTIOUS DISEASE ARTICLES

RSS Latest Infectious Disease Articles
  • CXCR4 Antagonist in HPV5-Associated Perianal Squamous-Cell Carcinoma April 11, 2024
    WHIM-like syndrome (warts, hypogammaglobulinemia, infections, and myelokathexis) developed in a patient with gain of CXCR4 function. Plerixafor, a CXCR4 antagonist, led to symptom reduction.
    Viviana Marin-Esteban, Lucie Molet, Marta Laganà, Dragos Ciocan, Clément Dominguez-Lafage, Nagham Alouche, Julie Nguyen, Carmen Gallego, Françoise Mercier-Nomé, Agnieszka Jaracz-Ros, Blandine Beaupain, Jérôme Bouligand, Alexis Proust, Christophe Habib, Rémy A. Bonnin, Delphine Girlich, Fanny Fouyssac, Jean-Luc Schmutz, Anne-Claire Bursztejn, Christine Bellanné-Chantelot, Emmanuelle Bourrat, Michael Herfs, Marion Espéli, Karl Balabanian, Géraldine Schlecht-Louf, Jean Donadieu, Françoise Bachelerie, Claire Deback
  • Central Cyanosis in Acquired Methemoglobinemia April 11, 2024
    A 35-year-old man being treated for leprosy presented with a 4-day history of anxiety, insomnia, and resting tremor of the hands and feet. Bluish discoloration of the lips and tongue was seen on examination.
    Pankaj Das, Gautam Singh
  • The End of B/Yamagata Influenza Transmission — Transitioning from Quadrivalent Vaccines April 11, 2024
    Since the Yamagata lineage of type B influenza has not circulated since early 2020, experts agree that countries using a quadrivalent influenza vaccine should return to a trivalent one.
    Arnold S. Monto, Maria Zambon, Jerry P. Weir

RMEI LIGHTNING TALKS

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4 Years, 16 Live & Online Activities, 6000+ Clinicians: What we've learned so far

RMEI has released pairings of live and online programs approximately twice per year since 2016 grouped into “phases” which share clinical areas of focus and are based on findings from the previous phase of education. In total, 16 activities have launched to date with 4 activities currently live. The purpose of this analysis is to better understand the impact of multi-year iterative education on a clinical audience. Presented at: Society for Academic CME (SACME), virtual, February 2021; Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), virtual, April 2021.
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Effectiveness of 5-year IBD Provider Online Educational Intervention Program

There is considerable practice variability among providers caring for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients. Limited data exists on the effectiveness of educational interventions targeting IBD providers to address these gaps. We report outcomes for a 5-year provider education training program which culminated in an enduring online education resource and clinical decision support tool.