February 18th, 2011 - February 18th, 2014
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


This activity will review the cause and treatment of Asthma. According to the National Institutes of Health, Asthma is a common disease of the lungs affecting millions of Americans. Asthma is a condition that makes breathing difficult. This causes a feeling of tightness in the chest. Significant advances in understanding asthma, and treating it have been made in recent years.
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Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 2/18/2014


As a result of this educational activity, participants will be able to: IDENTIFY two strategies that help increase implementation of proven asthma therapies, DESCRIBE the current gap between what is known about effective asthma care, and what care asthmatic patients actually receive, DISTINGUISH key, physician controlled, aspects of good asthma care, EXPLAIN items likely to contribute to improved efforts to optimize asthma care in the future.

Webcasts Files

File Link

Asthma Final Handouts - 2


Asthma Final Handouts - 4



  • Dr. Elizabeth Allen, MD
    • Asthma
  • Dr. James Allen, MD
    • Asthma
  • Dr. John Mastronarde, MD
    • Asthma


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.