Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Current Review of Asthma Management and Evaluation

Recorded October 4, 2013 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Seifu Demissie, MD
Pediatric Pulmonology; Pediatric Pulmonology Associates, P.A.
All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Disclosure: The speaker has signed a disclosure form and indicated he/she has no significant financial interest or relationship with companies of the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product/service that will be discussed as part of his/her presentation.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, III, MD

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Explain the pathophysiology of asthma.
  • Identify diagnosis, assessment and management of asthma.
  • Summarize current guidelines for diagnosis and management of asthma.
  • Provide improved care for patients with severe persistent/difficult-to-treat asthma cases at ACH.
  • Highlight research findings.

Minimum System Requirements

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  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
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  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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