2016 VAM: 1006 - Masqueraders of Anaphylaxis/Angioedema

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 2.50 
CE: 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.

Target Audience

Nurse Practitioners
Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

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
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

Additional Information

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Available credit: 
  • 2.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 2.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 2.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

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 

Available Credit

  • 2.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 2.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 2.50 CME
    CME credit.


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