Environmental exposure unit: a sensitive, specific, and reproducible methodology for allergen challenge
Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
November 2013 Volume 111, Issue 5, Pages 323-328 CME Review
Participants will be able to demonstrate increased knowledge of the clinical treatment of allergy/asthma/immunology and how new information can be applied to their own practices
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 journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Anne K. Ellis, MD, MSc, FRCPC (Sr Author)
Michael S. Tankersley, MD (CME Series Editor)
Gailen D. Marshall, Jr, MD, PhD (Editor-in-Chief)
Physicians involved in providing patient care in the field of allergy/asthma/immunology
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the Environmental Exposure Unit (EEU) methodology for controlled allergen challenge
- Discuss the technical aspects, study designs, and controlled variables in EEU studies that allow for the effective determination of onset of action and clinical efficacy of new anti-allergic treatments
Anne K. Ellis, MD, MSc; Michelle L. North, PhD; Terry Walker, BA; and Lisa M. Steacy, BSc, CCRP
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Attendance