IgG4-related disease: a primer on diagnosis and management

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

June 2015 Volume 114, Issue 6, Pages 447-454  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 practice

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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Committee Members
Jack G. Ghably, MD, (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:
Describe the various clinical manifestations and identify the histopathological hallmarks characteristic of IgG4-related disease
Discuss the management options for patients diagnosed with IgG4-related disea

Additional information

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, HRSA and National Institutes of Health (NIH). J.G. Ghably, T. Borthwick, T.J. O’Neil, G.A. Youngberg, A.A. Datta, and G. Krishnaswamy, have nothing to disclose. Reviewers and Education/Editorial staff have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Various potential treatment strategies for IgG4-related disease are discussed

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Jack G. Ghably, Thomas Borthwick, Terrence J. O'Neil, George A. Youngberg, Anandita A. Datta, Guha Krishnaswamy

    Available Credit

    • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    • 1.00 Attendance
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