AllergyTalk Episode 21: T2 inflammation in CRSsNP, IgG Levels Differ By Gender/Race

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Speaker: Gerald Lee, MD
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AllergyTalk is a podcast designed to provide easy access to research summaries from Allergy Watch and recommendations from subject matter experts in order to bring physicians up to date in the latest advances in the field of allergy and immunology.

Accreditation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

Primary Care Providers
Fellows-in-Training

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to:
1. Recognize that type 2 inflammation can be seen in chronic sinusitis without nasal polyps.
2. Describe the role of TRPV4 in bronchospasm in non-atopic asthma.
3. Recognize that IgG and IgG subclass concentrations can differ according to gender and race.

 

 

Additional information
Disclosure: 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/12/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Rating: 
0

All identified conflicts of interest have been resolved.

Merin Kalangara (Kuruvilla), MD
Speaker/consultant: GlaxoSmithKline

Gerald Lee, MD
Nothing to disclose

Stanley Fineman, MD
Speaker: Takeda; Research: Aimmune, DBV, Biocryst

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Attendance
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