Activity

Activity ID

5623

Expires

March 24, 2023

Format Type

Enduring

CME Credit

0.5

Fee

30

CME Provider: JAMA

Description of CME Course

Seattle was one of the first US cities to have a COVID-19 outbreak, with a cluster of nursing home-related deaths. However, many people who tested positive for the novel coronavirus never became ill, and in some the clinical illness was indistinguishable from influenza. John Lynch, MD, MPH, an infectious disease physician and medical director for infection prevention and control at the Harborview Medical Center, summarizes his hospital’s experience managing the patients and outbreak.

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1. This activity is accredited by the American Medical Association.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.

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No

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Educational Objectives

To understand the presentation and course of COVID-19 as experienced in Seattle in March 2020.

Keywords

Cardiology, Coronavirus (COVID19), Critical Care Medicine

Competencies

Medical Knowledge

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Additional Information

doi:10.1001/jama.2020.4860

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