Lupus

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Distinguish the clinical presentations of different forms of lupus using evidence-based diagnostic criteria.
2. Select appropriate tests for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and interpret results to effectively relate a confirmed diagnosis to patients.
3. Formulate treatment plans for patients with SLE based on an assessment of symptomatology, co-morbidities and minimization of adverse reactions from medications or other complications.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017

B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP,  Medical Director, JenCare; Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017
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