2016 VAM: 1006 - Masqueraders of Anaphylaxis/Angioedema
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 2.50
Credit must be claimed by May 31, 2018. Any credit request on or after June 1, 2018 will be subject to an administrative fee.
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
1. Describe uncommon causes of anaphylaxis-type symptoms and angioedema, including HAE, Gleich syndrome, familial tryptasemia/mast cell activation syndromes, idiopathic anaphylaxis and the systemic capillary leak syndrome
2. Describe the cutting-edge research regarding the biology of rarer causes of anaphylactic symptoms and angioedema
3. Discuss how this new information can be applied to understanding anaphylactoid symptoms in humans and how these cell types can potentially be modulated to treat patients
Joseph H. Butterfield, MD FAAAAI, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Melody C. Carter, MD FAAAAI, National Institutes of Health/NIAID/LAD, Bethesda, MD
Marco Cicardi, MD, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Dr. Kirk M. Druey, MD, NIH NIAID LAD, Bethesda, MD
Paneez Khoury, MD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Bruce L. Zuraw, MD, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA
- 2.50 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 2.50 CECE credit.
- 2.50 CMECME credit.