Pulmonary Function Testing: A Case Based Approach


November 13th, 2009 - November 13th, 2012
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, Pulmonary function tests are done to: Diagnose certain types of lung disease, find the cause of shortness of breath, measure whether exposure to contaminants at work affects lung function, assess the effect of medication, and measure progress in disease treatment.

 

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Dates and Times

End Date: 11/13/2012

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant should be able to: 1.) Correctly identify what an acceptable and reproducible pulmonary function test consists of. 2.) Review obstructive and restrictive pulmonary function patterns using pulmonary function testing.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.