VAM 20 2309: Using Digital Technologies to Promote Adherence and Asthma Control
Session 1804 includes the following talks:
- The Use of a Web App and Digital Adherence Monitors with Motivational Interviewing Promotes Adherence and Asthma Control in Adult Asthma Patients
- Use of Speech Recognition as Reminders Improves Asthma Adherence and Reduces Asthma Exacerbations
- Using Digital Inhalers, Asthma Apps and Provider Dashboard Systems to Improve Adherence and Asthma Control
The American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) has approved this activity for 1.25 MOC Part ll Self-Assessment credits. These credits will be awarded once you have completed all components of the course.
- Nurse Practitioners
- Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Understand how a web app and digital adherence monitors used with motivational interviewing can improve asthma adherence and control
- Understand how speech recognition communication technology can improve asthma adherence and reduce exacerbations
- Describe the potential capabilities of digital inhalers, asthma apps and provider dashboard systems to improve adherence to asthma controller medication and improve asthma outcomes
See attachment at bottom of page for Annual Meeting Planning Committee disclosure information.
Thanai Pongdee, MD FAAAAI
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Relevant relationships: Nima, Inc. (advisory board)
Bruce Bender, PhD FAAAAI
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
Relevant relationships: Propeller Health (consultant)
Flory Nkoy, MD MS MPH
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Relevant relationships: None
Robert Corriel, MD FAAAAI
Manhasset Allergy and Asthma Associates, Manhasset, NY
Relevant relationships: None
Maria Crain, RN MA CPNP
Children’s Medical Center Dallas, Dallas, TX
Relevant relationships: Aimmune: food allergy oral immunotherapy
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The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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- 1.25 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.25 CECE credit.
- 1.25 CMECME credit.