Urgent Caring is the official newsletter of the College of Urgent Care Medicine. A peer-reviewed publication includes editorials from UCA Board members, case studies, expert insights, Urgent Updates and more.
Urgent Caring, a peer-reviewed publication from the College of Urgent Care Medicine, is published quarterly and includes editorials from UCA Board members, case studies, expert insights, Urgent Updates and more.
This issue will feature;
Letter from the President by Jasmeet Bhogal, MD
Editor’s Corner – Sean M. McNeeley, MD, FCUCM.
The College at Work: CUCM Forms A Task Force to Focus on Advancing the Speciality of Urgent Care Medicine – Joe Toscano, MD, FCUCM, UC Specialty Task Force Chair
Parotitis as a Presenting Symptom of COVID-19 Infection – Tracey Davidoff, MD, FCUCM
Pearls From a Practicing Pediatric – “Sports Physicals in the Era of COVID-19 – What You Need To Know” – Thomas W. Tryon, MD, MBA, FAAP; FCUCM UCA Pediatric Section Chair, Secretary of the Board of Directors
Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Tips For Recognizing The Signs and Symptoms in the Urgent Care Setting – Sarah Kidd, MD, Alexandra Hess PhD, Janell Routh, MD
Management of Asymptomatic Elevated Blood Pressure
Randomized Trail of IV Metoclopramide vs IV Ketorolac in Treatment of Acute Primary Headaches
Use of Involuntary Emergency Treatment by Physicians and Law Enforcement for Persons with High-Risk Drug Use or Alcohol Dependence
Convalescent Plasma Didn’t Help High-Risk COVID Patients: NIH
How to Pick the Best Face Masks For Kids, According to Experts
Joint Statement From HHS Public Health and Medical Experts on COVID-19 Booster Shots
From the CDC: Can We Get A Follow? CDC Adds New Twitter AntiMicrobial Resistance Handle
Quiz Questions – Test Your Knowledge
The Urgent Care Association (UCA) designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim credits only commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credits may be claimed for one year from the date of release of this issue.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirement and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) though the Urgent Care Association and the College of Urgent Care Medicine. UCA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.