Mouse sensitization as an independent risk factor for asthma morbidity

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

March Volume 108, Issue 3, Pages 135-140  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
Terri Michele Moncrief, MD (Sr. Author)
Robert S. Kahn, MD, MPH (Author)
Amal Assa’ad, MD (Author)
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 the prevalence of mouse allergen exposure and sensitization, and identify the diagnostic methods for determining sensitization.
● Identify patients at highest risk for mouse allergen exposure and sensitization, and discuss the potential association with worsened asthma morbidity

Additional information
Disclosure: 

T.M. Moncrief, R.S. Kahn, A. Assa’ad and G.D. Marshall have nothing 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: 
03/01/2012
Course expires: 
02/28/2014
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Terri Moncrief, MD; Robert Kahn, MD; and Amal Assa’ad, MD 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/01/2012
Course expires: 
02/28/2014

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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