JAAPA CME Post-Test March 2018

Postpartum Depression in Older Women
Postpartum depression is one of the most common nonobstetric complications associated with childbearing, and poses potential serious threat to the mother’s and the infant’s well-being and development. This activity covers major risk factors and treatment for postpartum depression.

Provider-Performed Microscopy Empowers PAs at the Point of Care
Provider-performed microscopy (PPM) is a diagnostic tool recommended when patients present with several types of gynecologic infections or fungal infections of skin or nails. This activity reviews two microscopy techniques, the saline wet mount and the potassium hydroxide (KOH) preparation, and discusses their indications for use.