Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
Lyme disease is an increasingly common infectious disease in many regions of the U.S. Prompt diagnosis and treatment of early Lyme disease results in better outcomes. This presentation provides physicians with clinically relevant information that will enhance their diagnostic and management skills.
- Understand epidemiologic risk factors for Lyme disease
- Recognize various disease presentations of early Lyme disease
- Understand the trial evidence for the treatment of patients with erythema migrans
- Understand treatment options and the clinical factors influencing management decisions for patients with early Lyme disease