Pediatric Asthma

Return to all Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Assess the impact of the rising prevalence of childhood asthma, especially among minorities and poor children, on your practice.
2. Counsel parents on how to avoid household and environmental triggers that may cause or exacerbate their child’s asthma.
3. Select and integrate into practice appropriate guidelines from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program’s updated recommendations.
4. Prepare diagnostic and treatment plans for children with asthma in the following age groups: 0-4 years, 5-11 years and 12-18 years. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019

Goutham Rao, MD, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019
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