Lupus: Diagnosis and Management

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 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. Outline evidence-based recommendations that guide the treatment of common presentations of SLE

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
Parent activity set: 

E. J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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