Management of Pediatric Asthma – PediaCast CME 050

Show Notes / Continuing Medical Education Information

DESCRIPTION
Our panel of experts consider the management of pediatric asthma. We explore diagnosis and treatment, environmental interventions, educational tools and community programs aimed at supporting children and families challenged by this common condition. Free Category 1 CME for our listeners. We hope you can join us!

INSTRUCTIONS TO OBTAIN FREE CME CREDIT

  1. Login to your PediaCast CME account. If you don’t have an account, sign up here.
  2. Read this Continuing Medical Education Information Sheet in its entirety.
  3. Listen to the podcast.
  4. Complete the Post Test.
  5. You must achieve a passing score of 75% or higher on the Post Test.
  6. If you achieve a passing score, we will email your Certificate of Participation immediately.
  7. Please print and keep a copy of the certificate for your records.

 

TOPICS
Managing Pediatric Asthma
Asthma Express Program

PRESENTERS
Dr Mike Patrick
PediaCast and PediaCast CME
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Dr David Stukus
Allergy and Immunology
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Dr Chris Timan
Neonatology
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Paul Seese, RN, MSN
Homecare Program
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

LINKS
Conversations from the World of Allergy (CME podcast)
Asthma Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Asthma Program Resources
Asthma Express at Nationwide Children’s
NICU Follow-Up Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
HomeCare at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
RSV Bronchiolitis – PediaCast CME 021
Exercise-Induced Asthma – PediaCast 427
Environmental Allergies – PediaCast CME 034
School-Based Asthma Therapy – PediaCast 360

Asthma Express Referrals in Central Ohio: 614-355-1100 or 800-466-2727

PURPOSE
This online activity will identify and explore issues related to the practice of pediatric medicine in primary care and subspecialty settings.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Primary care physicians, pediatric subspecialists, and other health care professionals who provide care for pediatric patients should participate in this activity.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the various presentations of asthma and differentiate this condition from other causes of wheezing, cough and difficulty breathing.
  2. Develop an asthma management strategy that implements medical and environmental interventions.
  3. Provide anticipatory guidance for families challenged by asthma including the proper use of medications and an asthma action plan.
  4. Implement and/or utilize office-based, school-based and/or community-based programs that serve to educate and support families with asthma.

 

DISCLOSURES
No one in a position to control content has any conflicting relationships with commercial interests.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
Nationwide Children’s has not received any commercial support for this activity.

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE
1 Hour

DATE OF ORIGINAL RELEASE
October 17, 2019

EXPIRATION DATE
October 17, 2022

CME CREDIT AND PROVIDER INFORMATION
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The ACCME requires CME providers to maintain records of attendance for 6 years after participation.
Currently, there is no fee to obtain Category 1 CME Credit from this activity.

Please contact the Nationwide Children's CME Office with any questions:
Email: CMEOffice@nationwidechildrens.org

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Education Department, CME Office
700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
614-355-0650

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