2015 VAM: 1201 - Let's Go Skin Deep

This recording covers an overview of allergic contact dermatitis, pathophysiology and clinical evaluation of a patient suspected of allergic contact dermatitis, focusing on differential diagnosis including irritant dermatitis, and  specific clinical clues provided by anatomic presentation of a rash as highlighted in the Parameters of Contact dermatitis. 

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 3.50
CE: 3.50

Credit must be claimed by June 30, 2017. Any credit request on or after July 1, 2017 will be subject to an administrative fee.

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Target Audience

Physicians
Allergists/Immunologists
Nurses
Nurse Practitioners
Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1.  Recognize appropriate patient selection and clinical evaluation of a patient suspected of allergic contact dermatitis.
2. Describe appropriate and effective patch testing methods for the diagnosis and management of allergic and irritant contact dermatitis.
3. Determine and discuss clinical relevance of patch test reactions.

Summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 3.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 3.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
11/24/2015
Course expires: 
06/30/2017
Cost:
$15.00

Dr. Ponciano D. Cruz Jr., MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Dr. Luz S. Fonacier, MD FAAAAI, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY

Dr. James A. Yiannias, MD, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ

Dr. Sharon Jacob, MD, Loma Linda University, loma linda, CA

Dr. Michael P. Sheehan, MD, Indiana University-Purdue University

Dr. David I. Bernstein, MD FAAAAI, Bernstein Allergy Group, Cincinnati, OH
 

Available Credit

  • 3.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 3.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 3.50 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/24/2015
Course expires: 
06/30/2017

Price

Cost:
$15.00
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