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

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.

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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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