- 0.75 credits
- ANCC, AMA
This activity is part of a 13-course series designed to equip licensed practitioners from medical, nursing, and related disciplines with a multidisciplinary approach to managing patients through microbiome education.
5. Antibiotics, Oral Probiotics, and Prebiotics: Skin in Whole Health
Antibiotics are widely used and sometimes given for the control of chronic conditions. Oral probiotics and prebiotics have increased in global use and demand. However, the science behind them is not well described. In this activity, the clinical evidence for impact of antibiotics on the gut and skin microbiome and the use of oral probiotics and prebiotics will be discussed. There will be particular focus on skin conditions such as aging, acne, atopic dermatitis, and hidradenitis suppurativa. Also, the benefits for using probiotics during antibiotic courses will be discussed.
After completing this activity, participants will able to:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of SynAptiv and LearnHealth. SynAptiv is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
SynAptiv designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SynAptiv is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing. This CE activity provides 1.0 contact hour of continuing nursing education. SynAptiv is a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 16031.
The faculty reported the following financial relationships with commercial interests whose products or services may be mentioned in this activity:
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|Raja Sivamani, MD MS AP||
Advisory Board: LearnHealth
Consultant: Dermala, Burt's Bees
This activity is jointly provided by SynAptiv and LearnHealth Inc.
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