Approach to the Wheezing Child


March 26th, 2010 - March 26th, 2013
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, wheezing most often originates in the bronchial tubes deep in the chest, but it may be due to a blockage in larger airways or in persons with certain vocal cord problems.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 3/26/2013

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant will be able to: 1.) Outline a strategy for the initial assessment and treatment of a “typical” child presenting with wheezing. 2.) Outline a strategy for addressing sub-optimal responders. 3.)Recognize “red flags” which may Indicate a rare cause of childhood wheezing. 4.) Discuss the atypical symptoms of wheezing which should raise concern for an anatomic or other cause for wheezing. 5.) Discuss the anatomic, neurologic, and other causes of wheezing, their likely presentation, and the treatment options for these conditions.

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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.