Lyme disease is an increasingly common infectious disease in many regions of the U.S. Prompt diagnosis and treatment of early Lyme disease results in better outcomes. This presentation provides physicians with clinically relevant information that will enhance their diagnostic and management skills.
- Make an early diagnosis by recognizing risk factors for and manifestations of early Lyme disease
- Discuss the pros and cons of different treatment options with patients
- Consider the following issues that may impact care: age, cultural beliefs, and co-morbidities
This session, Case studies in early Lyme disease, is approved for 1.0 enduring AAFP Prescribed credit.
AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.
The AAFP has reviewed One Health Medical Education for a Changing Climate, and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 01/02/2023 to 01/01/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In an effort to be transparent in our attempts to provide independent, unbiased educational content, we have received disclosure information from everyone who controlled content. None of the below planners, reviewers, and/or faculty have any financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose:
Christine Green, MD
Elizabeth Maloney, MD
Charlotte Mao, MD
Nev Zubcevik, DO
Judy Hyle, CHCP
William Choctaw, MD, JD
Michael Marchiano, MD
Lester Holstein, MD
Harold Damuth, MD
Elizabeth Maloney, MD
Online enduring material start date: September 15, 2020
Expiration date: December 31, 2021
- Review activity
- Participate with case presentations
- Complete post-test
- Complete online evaluation
- Download certificate
Evidence-based bibliography for further study
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