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When Histamine Meets the Skin: The Trials and Tribulations of Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria (CE Nurse)

Course Format: Online Video
Course Credit Type: CE Nurse
Course Credit: 1.00
Rewards Points Earned: 25
Course Category: *AAN Network Courses, *Asthma & Allergy, *Respiratory, Allergy/Immunology
Course Producer: Allergy Asthma Network
Course Cost: $17.99
Mobile Friendly: Yes
Course Release Date: December 09, 2018
Course Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
Program Summary:

Chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) is a repeated occurrence of short-lived cutaneous wheals accompanied by erythema and pruritis. Dr. David Khan discusses pathophysiology, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of CIU.

Objectives
  • Gain an understanding of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, presentation, diagnosis, prognosis and management of chronic idiopathic urticaria
  • Be able to discuss recent evidence and guidelines chronic urticaria
  • Be able to discuss appropriate diagnostic tests and management for chronic urticaria patients
Outline
  • Clinical Features of Urticaria
  • Urticaria Classification
  • Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of Urticaria
  • Natural History and Quality of Life in CIU
  • Diagnostic Evaluation in Urticaria
  • Case Studies in CIU
  • Use of Omalizumab
  • Conclusion
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