Allergic Emergencies

Rancho Mirage, CA US
May 25, 2017

David Peng, MD
Professor and Chair of Dermatology
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:

  • Review the clinical presentation of Stevens Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis including a discussion regarding initial work-up and early steps in caring for the patient
  • Examine the evidence for and against Fas-FasLigand as the culprit interaction driving the necrolytic vs Granulysin release as a driving factor
  • Discuss treatment options for patients given current data
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: 
05/25/2017
Course expires: 
12/31/2017
Event starts: 
05/25/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
05/25/2017 - 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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