Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
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, comorbidities and minimization of adverse reactions from medications or other complications.
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Alvin B Lin, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas
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