Asthma: Pediatrics and Adults

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Identify a treatment rational for the patient who presents with status asthmaticus.
2. Describe the medical treatment of the allergic patient.
3. Recognize a pharmacologic therapy in the treatment of asthma.
4. State the current NIH guidelines for the treatment of chronic asthma.
5. Describe the step approach to asthma management in pregnancy.

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Course summary
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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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Dana E. King, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, West Virginia University Health Science Center, Morgantown, West Virginia

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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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