COPD: Strategies in Decreased Exacerbation

Rancho Mirage, CA US
April 13, 2017

Richard Barbers, MD
Medical Director, USC Lung Transplant Program,
Keck Hospital of USC
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and
Critical Care Medicine and Heart/Lung Transplantation
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, California

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Describe why dyspnea occurs in COPD
  • Identify and compare the stages of COPD
  • Distinguish the Asthma-COPD overlap syndrome (ACOS)
  • Formulate and employ management techniques to improve the well-being of the COPD patient
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 APA
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
Course opens: 
04/13/2017
Course expires: 
12/31/2017
Event starts: 
04/13/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
04/13/2017 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 APA
  • 1.00 CA-BRN

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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