The article, "Review of Adult Obesity Management in Primary Care” was authored by Carmen L. Isache and Ghania Masri, MD and has been approved for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit.TM
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Carmen L. Isache, MD and Ghania Masri, MD, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL.
- Define obesity and prevalence in the United States.
- Understand the role of lifestyle and behavioral changes in preventing and treating obesity.
- Review the role of pharmacologic agents and bariatric surgery in treating obesity.
CME Credit Eligibility:
A minimum passing grade of 70% must be achieved. Only one re-take opportunity will be granted.
Carmen L. Isache, MD and Ghania Masri, MD report no significant relations to disclose, financial or otherwise with any commercial supporter or product manufacturer associated with this activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest:
St. Vincent’s Healthcare (SVHC) requires speakers, faculty, CME Committee and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this educations activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly evaluated by SVHC for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the presentation and educational materials used as basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
Joint Sponsorship Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of St. Vincent’s Healthcare and the Duval County Medical Society. St. Vincent’s Healthcare designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 credit.TM Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.