Volume 20, Number 9—September 2014
CME ACTIVITY - Research
Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia in Patients with or without AIDS, France
Medscape, LLC is pleased to provide online continuing medical education (CME) for this journal article, allowing clinicians the opportunity to earn CME credit.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Medscape, LLC and Emerging Infectious Diseases. Medscape, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Medscape, LLC designates this Journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All other clinicians completing this activity will be issued a certificate of participation. To participate in this journal CME activity: (1) review the learning objectives and author disclosures; (2) study the education content; (3) take the post-test with a 75% minimum passing score and complete the evaluation at http://www.medscape.org/journal/eid; (4) view/print certificate.
Release date: August 14, 2014; Expiration date: August 14, 2015
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Describe presentations of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia, based on a prospective, multicenter observational study in France
• Assess outcomes of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia
• Identify risk factors for mortality in Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia.
Shannon O’Connor, ELS, Technical Writer/Editor, Emerging Infectious Diseases. Disclosure: Shannon O’Connor has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Laurie Barclay, MD, freelance writer and reviewer, Medscape, LLC. Disclosure: Laurie Barclay, MD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Disclosures: Antoine Roux, MD, PhD; Emmanuel Canet, MD; Sandrine Valade, MD; Florence Gangneux-Robert, PharmD, PhD; Samia Hamane, MD; Ariane Lafabrie, MS; Daniele Maubon, MD, PhD; Anne Debourgogne, PhD, MPH; Solène Le Gal, DVM, PhD; Frederic Dalle, PharmD, PhD; Marion Leterrier, PharmD; Dominique Toubas, MD, PhD; Christelle Pomares, MD, PhD; Anne Pauline Bellanger, PharmD, PhD; Julie Bonhomme, MD, PhD; Xavier Iriart, PhD; Isabelle Durand-Joly, PhD; Denis Magne, PhD; Denis Pons, Pharmacien Biologiste; and Eric Maury, MD, PhD, have disclosed no relevant financial relationships. Christophe Hennequin, MD, PhD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: served as an advisor or consultant for Gilead Sciences, Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp; served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for Pfizer Inc, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp; received grants for clinical research from Pfizer Inc. Elie Azoulay, MD, PhD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships: served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for Gilead Sciences, Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp; received grants for clinical research from Pfizer Inc.>
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