Food allergy quality of life

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

November Volume 113, Issue 5, Pages 506-512    CME Review

Overall Purpose
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.


Planning Committee
Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc (Author)
Mitchell H. Grayson, MD (CME Series Editor, Deputy Editor)
Gailen D. Marshall, Jr., MD, PhD (Editor-in-Chief)

Target Audience

Physicians involved in providing patient care in the field of allergy/asthma/immunology

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize that poor quality of life is a consequence of food allergy for many individuals and caretakers and identify specific attributes of food allergy that complicate the measurement of food allergy quality of life
  • Evaluate the current measures of food allergy quality of life and review known associations between food allergy and quality of life
Additional information
Disclosure: 

M. Greenhawt has served as a consultant for Deerfield Industries and Frankel Group and has received research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). M.H. Grayson has received research grants from Children’s Research Institute/Medical College of Wisconsin, Merck, National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Polyphor. G.D. Marshall has received research grants from Amgen, AstraZeneca, and National Institutes of Health (NIH). Reviewers and Education/Editorial staff have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. No unapproved/investigative use of a product/device is discussed

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/01/2014
Course expires: 
10/31/2016
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/01/2014
Course expires: 
10/31/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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