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HPV Immunization: Ensuring Your Patients Do Not Slip through the Cracks

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Expiration Date: 1/29/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 1

Vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV) continue to be below those of other vaccines recommended for adolescents. Research has shown only 40% of US girls…

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Pediatric Annals
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Sudden Cardiac Death in Children and Adolescents: December 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 1/1/2019
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

In any busy primary care pediatric practice issues such as chest pain, syncope, palpitations, and arrhythmias are standard fare. Woven into each of these concerns is the…

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Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015
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Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 10/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

The old adage “When you hear hoof beats, think horses” is often used in medical education. Yet, there are times when a zebra will find its way into the herd!…

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Pediatric Annals August 2015
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Dermatology: A Morphologic Approach to Differential Diagnosis: August 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 8/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Most primary care pediatricians will agree that on any given day they evaluate a fair number of dermatology concerns, from chief complaint to a comment during a well…

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Pediatric Annals June 2015
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Pediatric Rheumatology: June 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 6/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Of all the areas of pediatric practice, none can seem more daunting or require a higher index of suspicion than rheumatologic disorders. Given the paucity of specialists…

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Pediatric Annals April 2015
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Vaccines: April 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 4/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Vaccine refusal and hesitancy to vaccinate has been a growing problem in the past 2-3 decades. Perhaps victims of our own success in suppressing vaccine-preventable…

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Clinical insights in pediatrics: diagnosing and managing pediatric epilepsy
CMECE

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: Diagnosing and Managing Pediatric Epilepsy

Supported by independent educational grants from Lundbeck LLC and Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.

September 30, 2016

In the United States, an estimated 460,000 children have active epilepsy, and approximately 750,000 children have a history of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a complex disorder…

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Pediatric Annals November 2015
CME

Early Childhood Exposures and Risk for Adult Disease: November 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Every physician who cares for children has always worried about the effects interventions or exposures might have on the unborn or newly born infant. Advancements in…

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Pediatric Annals September 2015
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Menstruation: September 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 9/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Menstruation is still considered a key developmental milestone, signaling not only passage into young adulthood but also the closing of a key period of growth and…

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Pediatric Annals July 2015
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Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation: July 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 7/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Hematology and oncology are areas where all pediatric trainees get exposure during residency. Yet, these few weeks in a 3-year program can only serve to help lay the…

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Pedatric Annals May 2015
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Infectious Diseases: May 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 5/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

With improved diagnostic tools and increasingly rapid turnaround on results, we have never lived at a better time to detect and intervene in congenital infections…

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Pediatric Annals March 2015
CME

Unusual Diagnoses: Part 2: March 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 3/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

It was once said that the task of the generalist is the most difficult of all. “In a sea of normal children, the generalist must be able to detect the one that doesn’t…

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CME

HPV Immunization: Ensuring Your Patients Do Not Slip through the Cracks

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Expiration Date: 1/29/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 1

Vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV) continue to be below those of other vaccines recommended for adolescents. Research has shown only 40% of US girls…

go to activity»
Clinical insights in pediatrics: diagnosing and managing pediatric epilepsy
CMECE

Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: Diagnosing and Managing Pediatric Epilepsy

Supported by independent educational grants from Lundbeck LLC and Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.

September 30, 2016

In the United States, an estimated 460,000 children have active epilepsy, and approximately 750,000 children have a history of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a complex disorder…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals
CME

Sudden Cardiac Death in Children and Adolescents: December 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 1/1/2019
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

In any busy primary care pediatric practice issues such as chest pain, syncope, palpitations, and arrhythmias are standard fare. Woven into each of these concerns is the…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals November 2015
CME

Early Childhood Exposures and Risk for Adult Disease: November 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Every physician who cares for children has always worried about the effects interventions or exposures might have on the unborn or newly born infant. Advancements in…

go to activity»
Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015
CME

Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 10/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

The old adage “When you hear hoof beats, think horses” is often used in medical education. Yet, there are times when a zebra will find its way into the herd!…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals September 2015
CME

Menstruation: September 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 9/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Menstruation is still considered a key developmental milestone, signaling not only passage into young adulthood but also the closing of a key period of growth and…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals August 2015
CME

Dermatology: A Morphologic Approach to Differential Diagnosis: August 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 8/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Most primary care pediatricians will agree that on any given day they evaluate a fair number of dermatology concerns, from chief complaint to a comment during a well…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals July 2015
CME

Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation: July 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 7/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Hematology and oncology are areas where all pediatric trainees get exposure during residency. Yet, these few weeks in a 3-year program can only serve to help lay the…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals June 2015
CME

Pediatric Rheumatology: June 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 6/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Of all the areas of pediatric practice, none can seem more daunting or require a higher index of suspicion than rheumatologic disorders. Given the paucity of specialists…

go to activity»
Pedatric Annals May 2015
CME

Infectious Diseases: May 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 5/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

With improved diagnostic tools and increasingly rapid turnaround on results, we have never lived at a better time to detect and intervene in congenital infections…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals April 2015
CME

Vaccines: April 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 4/30/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Vaccine refusal and hesitancy to vaccinate has been a growing problem in the past 2-3 decades. Perhaps victims of our own success in suppressing vaccine-preventable…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals March 2015
CME

Unusual Diagnoses: Part 2: March 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 3/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

It was once said that the task of the generalist is the most difficult of all. “In a sea of normal children, the generalist must be able to detect the one that doesn’t…

go to activity»
Pediatric Annals February 2015
CME

Childhood Epilepsy: February 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 2/28/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

It is rare indeed for any child with suspected seizures to present to a pediatric neurologist’s offi ce de novo and demonstrate the worrisome activity on the spot…

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Pediatric Annals January 2015
CME

Unusual Diagnoses: Part 1: January 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 1/31/2018
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Index of suspicion—a term used daily by clinicians in general practice who must, in a sea of “normal” children, be able to determine which few have an…

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Pediatric Annals December 2014
CME

Sports Medicine: December 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 12/31/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

The past two decades have witnessed an amazing increase in the participation in competitive sports by children of all ages. With this increase in participation comes an…

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Pediatric Annals November 2014
CME

Child Neglect: November 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 11/30/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Neglect, to paraphrase, is in the eyes of the beholder. While a special needs child may not receive optimal care at home due to the complexity of their care and the…

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Pediatric Annals October 2014
CME

Adolescent Substance Abuse: October 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 10/31/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Adolescence has always been a time of challenge for parents and pediatricians. Recent neuroscience literature confirms that during this time in their lives, adolescents…

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Pediatric Annals September 2014
CME

Childhood Obesity

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 9/30/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Pediatricians in practice during the past 20 years saw it coming and felt powerless to stop it. At first it was a few children who seemed overweight, and then it became…

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Allergy and Immunology

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 8/31/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

When is a cough more than just a cough? This is the challenge that faces every pediatric provider when confronted with a child that has been coughing…

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Pediatric Annals July 2014
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Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Expiration Date: 7/31/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

In the past two decades, the field of pediatric hospital medicine has grown from a niche entity to a recognized area of sub-specialization. As the acuity of illness in…

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Pediatric Annals June 2014
CME

Gender Nonconforming Youth

Pediatric Annals June 2014

Expiration Date: 6/30/2017
Credit Type(s): CME | Credit: 3

Gender identity and pubertal transition to adult gender roles present a complex interplay of genetic, hormonal, and societal influences. Although gender identity issues…

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