Learning Objectives:

  1. Articulate the negative ramifications of regular consumption of diet soft drinks and use this information to effectively counsel patients in appropriate lifestyle modifications.
  2. Articulate a diagnostic approach to “fatigue” and recognize the features of excessive daytime sleepiness.
  3. Describe the importance of identifying obstructive sleep apnea and ways of diagnosing it.
  4. Articulate the importance of chart review in the primary care setting and to emphasize the importance of maintaining a fresh perspective when approaching chronic illness.
  5. Describe common types of seizures a primary care physician will come across.
  6. List treatments for common minor complaints seen in outpatient settings.
  7. Define the role of the emergency department in providing some aspects of primary care.
  8. List outcomes related to clinical care that are impacted by continuity of care.  
  9. Describe the impact of long term physician/patient relationships on physician satisfaction.
Session date: 
10/04/2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
NorthShore University HealthSystem Evanston Hospital, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

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Speaker Name: 
Drs. Elizabeth Ward, Meredith Main, Christopher Ho, Catherine Glunz, Robert Feldman, Kim Grahl