Lupus

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

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.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

Alvin B Lin, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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