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Lena Kim, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, presented on Cardiac Disease in Pregnant Women. Christopher Kodl, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota Medical School, and Department Head of Endocrinology, St. Paul, presented on Update on Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Disease

Glendale, CA / http://www.myprgenie.com/ / ACCESSWIRE / April 11, 2014 / Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Obstetrics/GynecologyVolume 61, Issue 04: Heart Disease in Pregnancy/ Thyroid Disease.

The goals of this program are to improve diagnosis and treatment of heart disease during pregnancy and thyroid disease in women. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Describe the physiologic cardiovascular changes of pregnancy.

2. Identify common complications that occur in pregnant women with cardiac disease.

3. Provide appropriate prenatal and postpartum care to women with cardiac disease.

4. Determine the etiology of hypo- or hyperthyroidism.

5. Initiate treatment for patients with hypo- or hyperthyroidism

The original programs were presented by Lena Kim, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School of MedicineChristopher Kodl, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota Medical School, and Department Head of Endocrinology, HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics, St. Paul.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions. 

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.

Contact: Paul Angles, pangles@audio-digest.org, 818-844-3237 

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