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Common Primary Care Treatments for Hyperlipidemia: A Collaborative Approach with Psychology

Total Credits: 1 including 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit |  AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Cardiology |  Diabetes |  Family Medicine |  Hypertension |  Nutrition |  Osteoarthritis |  Primary Care |  Psychology
Jayme Decker, DO
57 Minutes
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*** Please note this program was part of the KCU Homecoming 2023. If you participated in the live event, you would not want to choose this program. ***

In this presentation, the presenter will discuss common primary treatments for hyperlipidemia and hypothyroidism. This will include a review of medication options, lifestyle modifications, and risk reduction for special populations. This lecture will also include common medication management of hypothyroidism and recommendations for monitoring labs after initiation of treatment and review of dose adjustments.

Learning Objectives:
Review current guidelines in the treatment of hyperlipidemia
·    Compare medication treatment options for hyperlipidemia
·    Recognize the role of lifestyle modifications in the treatment of hyperlipidemia
·    Explain how to manage lipid-lowering agents and their side effects

Accreditation Statement:
The event has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) through the joint providership of the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) and Kansas City University (KCU) College of Osteopathic Medicine. MAOPS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA (Allopathic) Credit Designation:
MAOPS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)ä. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA (Osteopathic) Credit Designation:
MAOPS is accredited by the AOA to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A CME Credit(s) and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

Planning Committee Disclosure:
Each of the members of the KCU CME Planning Committee discloses that he/she has no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this presentation, including no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests relative to the content of this program.

Grievance Policy for AOA Credit:
All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance. Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee. All grievances will receive an initial written response within 30 days of receipt.  If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, they can submit a complaint in writing to the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.



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Assistant Professor-Primary Care

Kansas City University

Jayme Decker, DO is an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at Kansas City University recently joining KCU in March of 2023. She is dual board certified in family medicine by the ABOFP and ABFM. She completed an undergraduate fellowship in Osteopathic Manipulation in 2013 and graduated from KCU in 2014. She completed her family medicine residency at UMKC Truman Lakewood in 2017. Prior to coming to KCU she worked in a private family medicine practice for the last 6 yrs. She enjoyed taking care of patients in a rural setting and serving as Vice Chief and Chief of Staff for Cass Regional Medical Center from 2020-2022. She has a strong interest in preventative medicine and women's health.

Jayme Decker, DO, has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.

Dr. Decker can be reached at jdecker@kansascity.



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