Glendale, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013
Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Family Practice Volume 61, Issue 08: Diseases of the Ear, Nose, and Throat.
The goal of this program is to improve management of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:
1. Evaluate and counsel patients with tinnitus.
2. Select appropriate treatment of lower and upper airway disease in patients with chronic cough.
3. Recognize causes of chronic cough, such as gastroesophageal reflux and the use of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors.
4. List risk factors for esophageal cancer.
5. Review guidelines about screening and management of Barrett esophagus and esophageal cancer.
The original programs were presented by Justin Chau, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Stephen K. Field, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, and Staff Respirologist, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, and Paul Belletrutti, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary.
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.