Infectious Disease

Straight Talk on COVID-19 | July 2022…

Straight talk on COVID-19 is a series by MDBriefCase featuring internationally recognized clinicians. In this installment (filmed in July 2022), our experts discuss their opinions on the following Frequently Asked Questions: Describe the new omicron subvariants and their impact on patients List the benefits and limitations of receiving a second booster now versus waiting for […]

DURATION

1 hour

PROFESSION

Physician, Nursing, Pharmacy, Allied Health, Medical Resident, Student, Specialist

# OF CREDITS

0

ACCREDITATION

Unaccredited

EXPIRY DATE

2023-07-25

Straight talk on COVID-19 is a series by MDBriefCase featuring internationally recognized clinicians.

In this installment (filmed in July 2022), our experts discuss their opinions on the following Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. Describe the new omicron subvariants and their impact on patients
  2. List the benefits and limitations of receiving a second booster now versus waiting for a bivalent booster
  3. Educate a patient on the different therapeutics for COVID-19

This is a non-sponsored program with in-kind support from MDBriefCase.

Faculty

David Strain, MB, ChB, BSc (Hons) MD, FRCP
Clinical lead for the COVID service in the SW of England, and Clinical Senior lecturer at the University of Exeter.

Peter J. Lin, MD, CCFP
Director Primary Care Initiatives
Canadian Heart Research Centre

Michael Boivin, RPh, BScPhm
Clinical pharmacist consultant and continuing education developer

Cost of course:  
Free
# of credits: 0
Duration: 1 hour

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