ASTHMA PRESENTATIONS FROM AAE 2016 PACKAGE - 4 CONTACT HOURS - VARVD

$30.95

Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 10/01/2019.

Did you miss the Association of Asthma Educators 2016 Annual Conference? Don’t worry! We’ve captured four cutting-edge presentations — in partnership with the AAE and approved by the AARC for CE — that you can view at your convenience. This package includes a diverse group presentation of inspiring recent scholarship, a renowned doctor’s advice on stepping down inhaled steroids, a thought-provoking group discussion highlighting positive things already happening out there in the medical community, and a research-driven explanation of current asthma controversies.

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Current Controversies in Asthma Care - V7263
VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Kathryn Blake at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this video presentatio...

VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Kathryn Blake at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this video presentation keeps respiratory therapists and other health care professionals working with asthmatic patients on the cutting-edge of research by explaining the current controversies in asthma care. Stepping down therapy in well-controlled patients on ICS + LABA; using the new anti-IL-5 biologics (mepolizumab and reslizumab); the role of proton pump inhibitors; treating acute, non-chronic cough associated with upper respiratory infections are covered.

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Innovations in Asthma Research and Scholarship - V7264
VIDEO COURSE - This course highlights the best in asthma research scholarship, featuring: an award-winning regional asthma manageme...

VIDEO COURSE - This course highlights the best in asthma research scholarship, featuring: an award-winning regional asthma management program; a program funded by the American Lung Association focusing on asthma and weight management intervention for overweight and obese children with asthma and their guardian(s); and a lively, evidence-based online asthma education program. The leader of each initiative, ranging from a respiratory therapist to a pediatric psychologist, walks you through their research and findings in this group presentation.

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Quality Improvement in Asthma Care: Opportunities for Healthcare Professionals - V7266
VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Xan Nowakowski at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this interactive pres...

VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Xan Nowakowski at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this interactive presentation educates respiratory therapists and other health professionals working with asthma patients on the topic of quality improvement (QI) relating specifically to asthma. By engaging the audience to talk about what they have done to improve the quality of care or access to care for people with asthma, concrete ideas emerge. Learning from and building upon real world successes from other health care providers promotes idea sharing of how to implement more integrative, coordinated, community-engaged approaches to care reform.

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Step-Down of Inhaled Steroids in Controlled Asthmatics - V7265
VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Sunil Joshi at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this presentation educat...

VIDEO COURSE - Led by Dr. Sunil Joshi at the Association of Asthma Educators Conference in August of 2016, this presentation educates respiratory therapists and other health care professionals working with asthmatic patients on the topic of stepping down medication. When to step down, reasons why to step down, and reasons why not to step down are covered. Also addressed is how to step down as well as the controversies surrounding this complex topic without any single "one-size-fits-all" approach.