Pediatric Updates: Pharmacology: Asthma, Allergy, Immunology

Pharmacology: Asthma, Allergy, Immunology

Lung, nose, skin, and more! Effectively treating asthma, allergies, and immunodeficiency disorders for kids is nothing to sneeze at. Scratch below the surface of commonly seen conditions with these included topics:
  • Updated asthma guidelines by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to evaluate new and emerging treatment therapies.
  • Appropriate use and adverse effects of biologic and standard therapies for treatment of immunodeficiency disorders.
  • Recommendations and emerging evidence for treatment of children with chronic pulmonary diseases such as bronchopulmonary dysplasia and cystic fibrosis.
  • Recommended management strategies of autoimmune system disorders such as juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriasis, and multiple sclerosis.
  • Pharmacologic treatments for allergic rhinitis, peanut allergies, and urticaria.
For APRNs, RNs, or those familiar with pediatric pharmacology. View Content Outline

  • 7.5 pharmacology contact hours accredited by NAPNAP (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances).
  • Answers are due 150 days from order process date.
  • 39 questions.
  • What references are included?
    • 12 online PDF articles or web resources (included/provided) to support answering all 39 questions.
Sample Question

Q. An adolescent with spontaneous chronic urticaria has been taking cetirizine 10 mg once a day without any improvement. According to the referenced article, what is the MOST appropriate NEXT step?

A. increase the dose of cetirizine.
B. continue cetirizine and add hydroxyzine.
C. refer to allergist for omalizumab therapy.
D. discontinue cetirizine and initiate loratadine.


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