Allergy

Allergy Seminar CME / CPD 

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Otolaryngologists, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants (PA-C's)

Series 2-A (AL2-A) Topics Include:  Penicillin Allergy, Food Allergy Results, Egg Allergy, Immunotherapies, and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Short Course:
AL2A
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Course Topics

Topics in Infectious Disease

List the phases of CHBV infection; Choose the appropriate therapy for a patient with CHBV infection; Manage a patient with e-antigen-positive CHB seroconverting to anti-HBe on treatment; Recommend a useful test for a patient with suspected penicillin allergy; Recognize allergic reactions to antibiotics.

QUALIFIES FOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE

Asthma Management/Allergy Myths

Use an individualized approach to asthma management in clinical practice; Effectively incorporate short-acting Bagonist therapy into asthma action plans.; Apply new recommendations for the use of inhaled corticosteroids; Interpret the results of food allergy tests; Manage an acute anaphylactic event.

Food Allergies

Assess data about early consumption of peanut and incidence of peanut allergy; Distinguish immunoglobulin E (IgE)-mediated food allergies from nonimmunologic food reactions; Implement appropriate approaches for diagnosing food allergy; Counsel patients and families about food allergen avoidance; Compare the efficacies of different types of immunotherapy for food allergies.

Update on Allergy

Characterize the nature and severity of reactions to %u03B2-lactam antibiotics, narcotic analgesics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, local anesthetics, and radiocontrast media; Recognize appropriate applications for penicillin skin testing; Educate families about current guidelines for the influenza vaccine in patients with egg allergy; Identify patients at risk for life-threatening reactions to insect stings; Determine whether a patient is a candidate for venom immunotherapy.

Allergen Immunotherapy/Recurrent Infections

Explain the pathophysiology of atopy; Optimize the use of subcutaneous and sublingual immunotherapy; Differentiate primary immune deficiency from secondary immune deficiency; Recognize symptoms that suggest immune deficiency; Test patients at risk for immune deficiency.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include: Otolaryngology, Infectious Disease, Pulmonary Medicine, Pediatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, and Nutrition

If you have taken the current Allergy CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon.  There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.