Health Effects of Air Pollution
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Physicians can earn 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and nurses can earn 1.20 CE Contact Hours. Credit is available June 12, 2013 through June 30, 2015.
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- Allied Health Professionls
- To understand strengths and limitations of various approaches to assessment of outdoor air polllutants.
- To understand the state of evidence for a range of outdoor air pollutants causing development of asthma and worsening of established asthma.
- To understand the state of the evidence for a range of environmental control practices that target outdoor air pollution.
- To discuss specific air pollutants, their sources and known health effects.
- To discuss the mechanisms of action of air pollutants on causing respiratory health effects.
- 1.00 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.20 CECE credit.
- 1.00 CMECME credit.