Primary and Secondary Prevention of Asthma: Targeting Viruses, Atopy and the Environment
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Session 3307 from the 2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting addresses concepts and rationale for feasibly tacking prevention in young children. Consideration and design of trials answering key clinical questions resulting from gaps in knowledge about different aspects of preventing and modifying the course of childhood asthma towards persistent and severe disease will be discussed.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 1.25
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss viral pathways and targets in prevention of asthma
- Discuss atopic pathways in the prevention of asthma
- Discuss the potential role of the environment/microbiome in prevention of asthma
Dr. Daniel J. Jackson, MD
U. Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Relevant Relationships: None
Dr. Wanda Phipatanakul, MD MS FAAAAI,
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Relevant Relationships: None
Karen Gregory, DNP APRN-BC RRT AE-C
Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Edmond, OK
Relevant relationships: Merck, MEDA and Novartis: speakers bureau
Kevin Parks, MD FAAAAI
AAC/CRI of Southern Oregon, Medford, OR
Relevant relationships: None
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