Quest Diagnostics Continuing Medical Education

Welcome to the Quest Diagnostics Continuing Medical Education (CME) page. Below are links to CME learning opportunities that are available to you with the permission of the accredited providers. Activities were selected, whether in part or in whole, for their appropriateness to the practice of clinical medicine.

The Spectrum of Molecular Testing Protocols for HCV: Identifying and Monitoring Disease Progression and Treatment Efficacy

CME Expiration Date: 08/31/2018

Description: Over the last few years, a number of innovative new treatment options for chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) have become available, including several new direct-acting antiviral agents (DAAs). The emerging class of DAAs currently includes 3 NS3-4A protease inhibitors, 5 NS5A inhibitors, and 2 NS5B polymerase inhibitors, which are used in various combinations to treat the HCV genotypes 1-6. Learn how utilization of DAAs has dramatically advanced the standard of care for HCV, leading to enhanced efficacy, fewer side effects, and better outcomes for patients.

This link is presented with permission from Haymarket Medical Education

The Future Of The Lipid Panel: An NLA Expert Discussion

CME Expiration Date: 04/18/2018

Description: New issues in lipoprotein management including assessment of treatment targets, documenting and using new targets of treatment, and the goal-setting for these lipoprotein targets

This link is provided with the permission of the National Lipid Association

Choosing Widely: Indications And Interpretation Of The Antinuclear Antibody Test In Primary Care

CME Expiration Date: 02/09/2018

Description: Learn how to correctly use the immunofluorescence antinuclear antibody assay (ANA-IFA) in conjunction with a thorough history and physical exam to effectively screen patients who present with signs and symptoms suggestive of an autoimmune rheumatic disease (ARDs).

This link is provided with permission of Pri-Med

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These CME activities are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended as medical advice. A physician’s test selection and interpretation, diagnosis, and patient management decisions should be based on his/her education, clinical expertise, and assessment of the patient.

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