Consequences of Allergic Rhinitis and Chronic Nasal Obstruction in Children: Sleep Disordered Breathing/Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy and Behavioral Problems
Sunday, March 5, 2017: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Georgia World Congress Center, Building B, Level 4, Room B403
1.00 CME/CE

Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify the associations and theories of causality between allergic rhinitis and these disorders
  2. Discuss the definition and spectrum of SDB and OSA in children and adults and the role of rhinoscopy and polysomnography in establishing the diagnosis and response to treatment
  3. Describe the role of the allergist/immunologist in identifying these patients and coordinating care among primary care physician, ENT, neurologist/psychiatrist/developmental pediatrician and sleep specialists
Discussion Leader
Fuad M. Baroody, MD FAAAAI
Discussion Leader
Bernard Silverman, MD FAAAAI
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