An Update on the Flu

Publication Year:
2018
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Repository URL:
https://jdc.jefferson.edu/fmlectures/234
Author(s):
Kuperman, Mariana R.
Tags:
flu; influenza; vaccine; prophylaxis; oupatient visit; H3N2; fever; headache; myalgia; malaise; sore throat; nasal discharge; nonproductive cough; CDC testing guidelines; antiviral; Grand Rounds; Family and Community Medicine; Family Medicine; Medicine and Health Sciences; Primary Care
lecture / presentation description
Learning ObjectivesAfter this lecture, the learner should be able to: Discuss the intricacies of the 2017-2018 influenza outbreak Describe current influenza vaccine guidelines Recognize the difference between influenza and the common cold Implement the current CDC guidelines for testing, treating, and giving prophylaxis for influenza