CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor


The Clinical Advisor, a monthly publication for nurse practitioners and physician assistants in primary care, delivers high-quality CME/CE articles with each issue. Choose your monthly issue below for a list of The Clinical Advisor's CME/CE articles available on myCME.com. Click here to visit The Clinical Advisor's website.




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Probiotics may lower risk of gestational diabetes

Women who took probiotics in their second trimester had lower rates of gestational diabetes.

Norepinephrine shortage led to higher mortality in septic shock patients

Patients with septic shock taking phenylephrine during the 2011 norepinephrine shortage experienced higher in-hospital mortality rates.

Short-term oral corticosteroid use associated with increased risk for sepsis, venous thromboembolism

Approximately 1 in 5 American adults use corticosteroids in the short term, which is associated with an increased risk for sepsis, venous thromboembolism, and fracture.

Marathon races linked to delayed emergency care and higher mortality in nonparticipants

Road closures may create delays in emergency care for nonparticipants with acute medical conditions who live close to marathon routes.

Practice guideline released for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy

The guideline highlights the incidence, risk factors, and preventive approaches of SUDEP.