1101
Advanced Practice Course
Friday, February 28, 2014: 8:00 AM-12:30 PM
Marriott North Tower, Lobby Level, Marriott Hall Salons 1 & 2
4.50 CME/ 5.40 CE
Moderator:
Nina A. Zimmermann , MSN RN ANP-BC AE-C
Learning Objectives:
  1. Evaluate how patients' health beliefs impact asthma self-management
  2. Identify asthma patients who may benefit from alternative treatments such as bronchial thermoplasty and Vitamin D therapy
  3. Define new and appropriate treatment strategies for common food allergies and atopic dermatitis
8:00 AM
Introduction
Debra A. Sedlak, MSN CPNP
8:15 AM
Patients' Attitudes and Beliefs About Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use for Asthma Self-Management
Maureen George, PhD RN AE-C FAAN
9:00 AM
Bronchial Thermoplasty for the Treatment of Severe Asthma
Mario Castro, MD MPH
9:45 AM
Question & Answer
10:00 AM
Vitamin D: Sunlight at the End of the Tunnel
Nicolette De Jong, PhD
10:45 AM
Food Allergy: New Therapies on the Horizon
Beth D. Strong, RN CCRC
11:30 AM
Managing Atopic Dermatitis: Itching the Night Away!
Karol G. Timmons, RN MS CPNP
Handouts
  • AAAAI- 2014 KT PDF.pdf (3.1 MB)
  • 12:15 PM
    Question & Answer
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