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Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Ophthalmology Volume 52, Issue 04: Ethics/ Skin Cancer


By Audio Digest Foundation

Gary S. Schwartz, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, presented on Ethical Considerations. Mitesh Kapadia, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, presented on Coetaneous Malignancies of the Eyelid

GLENDALE, CA / / ACCESSWIRE / April 12, 2014 / Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Ophthalmology Volume 52, Issue 04: Ethics/ Skin Cancer.

The goals of this program are to improve the ability of clinicians to harmonize the goals of medical and business ethics and to better diagnose and treat skin cancers of the eyelid. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Practice conduct that is considered ethical from both medical and business perspectives.
2. Employ ethical strategies to increase the income produced by an ophthalmology practice.
3. Diagnose the various forms of basal cell carcinoma of the eyelid.
4. Recommend surgical and/or radiation treatment for patients with skin cancer of the eyelid.
5. Treat basal cell carcinoma with vismodegib.

The original programs were presented byLena Kim, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, School ofChristopher 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,, 8188443237  

SOURCE: Audio-Digest Foundation 


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