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CME

Itch and Facial Rash: A Virtual Patient Simulation in the Pediatric Practice

  • Authors: Peter A. Lio, MD; Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH
  • CME Released: 11/16/2018
  • THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED
  • Valid for credit through: 11/16/2019
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for pediatricians, dermatologists, and primary care physicians.

The goal of this activity is to build healthcare professionals’ confidence in strategies for the individualized treatment, care coordination, and follow-up of the pediatric patient with atopic dermatitis (AD) and to ensure that updated and emerging best practices are applied across a variety of clinical presentations.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Demonstrate improved performance associated with:
    • Assessing AD
    • Diagnosing the severity of AD
    • Ordering appropriate treatments for AD based on disease severity


Faculty

  • Peter A. Lio, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology & Pediatrics
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, Illinois

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Peter Lio, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: AOBiome; Franklin Laboratories (India) Pvt. Ltd.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; Genzyme Corporation; Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.; L'Oreal; Menlo Therapeutics; Pfizer Inc.; Pierre Fabre; Realm Therapeutics, Inc.; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Sanofi
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Genzyme Corporation; L'Oreal; Pfizer Inc.; Pierre Fabre; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Sanofi
    Received grants for clinical research from: AOBiome

    Dr Lio does intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Lio does intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

  • Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH

    Professor
    Department of Pediatrics
    University of Washington School of Medicine
    Chief
    Division of Dermatology
    Seattle Children's Hospital
    Seattle, Washington

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Pfizer Inc.
    Received grants for clinical research from: Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Scioderm, Inc.
    Other: Expert witness for Roche

    Dr Sidbury does intend to discuss off-label uses of drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

    Dr Sidbury does intend to discuss investigational drugs, mechanical devices, biologics, or diagnostics not approved by the FDA for use in the United States.

Editor

  • Allison Armagan, PharmD

    Scientific Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Allison Armagan, PharmD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • Terra Sumstine

    Writer, Chichester Associates Inc., Phoenix, Arizona

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Terra Sumstine has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME Reviewer

  • Nafeez Zawahir, MD

    CME Clinical Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Nafeez Zawahir, MD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


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  • Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Medscape, LLC staff have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships.

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This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated on the title page; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period that is noted on the title page. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 70% on the post-test.

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CME

Itch and Facial Rash: A Virtual Patient Simulation in the Pediatric Practice

Authors: Peter A. Lio, MD; Robert Sidbury, MD, MPHFaculty and Disclosures
THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED

CME Released: 11/16/2018

Valid for credit through: 11/16/2019

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ABOUT THIS ACTIVITY
Enhance your clinical skills as you engage with patients in an objective and realistic interactive simulation. Treat patients, diagnose medical conditions, and prescribe medications. There are no limits to your choices—order from thousands of labs, diagnoses, devices, and drugs using an intuitive patient chart-based interface.

Powerful metrics track your performance and provide instant expert feedback on your decisions. Upon completion, results will be presented, along with author commentary on each case.

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