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 2B (AL2B) Topics Include:  Infants and Peanut Allergy, Allergies to Latex, Treatment of Rhinitis, Immunotherapy, LEAP, and more.

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Short Course:
AL2B
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part B

Course Topics

Food Allergy/Sleep Issues

Identify infants at high risk for developing a peanut allergy; Implement strategies to prevent the development of food allergies; Conduct peanut challenges in appropriate patients; Explain the normal pattern of sleeping and waking in adolescents; Diagnose and treat common sleep disorders in adolescents.

Allergic Reactions: What Every Anesthesia Provider Needs to Know

Differentiate between anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions; Recognize potential triggers for anaphylactic and anaphylactoid reactions; Diagnose allergic reactions during anesthesia and surgery; Treat perioperative allergic reactions; Minimize risk for anaphylactic reactions in patients with allergies to latex.

QUALIFIES FOR RISK MGMT/PATIENT SAFETY/MEDICAL ERRORS-R160

Allergy and Asthma/Stress Test for Chest Pain

Select effective therapy for asthma control; Identify patients who should undergo allergy testing; Recommend appropriate treatment of allergic rhinitis, including use of over-the-counter allergy medications; Assess the value of cardiac stress testing in the management of patients with chest pain; Make clinical decisions based on results of cardiac stress testing.

Climate Change/Immunotherapy

Recognize health problems in children that are affected by climate change; Identify effects of climate change on health care delivery in the United States; Advocate for solutions to health issues related to climate change; Identify patients who may benefit from immunotherapy; Choose between subcutaneous and sublingual immunotherapy depending on the patient population and indication.

Urgent Care /Food Allergy and Atopic Dermatitis

Contrast the role of urgent care centers with those of primary care offices and emergency departments; List the benefits of urgent care for individual patients and health care systems; Collaborate with urgent care centers and providers when appropriate; Use the results of the Learning Early About Peanut Allergy (LEAP) study to counsel parents on the timing of introduction of peanut products in infants; Recognize the potential drawbacks to making changes in practice on the basis of the LEAP study.

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.

 

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