Symptoms and Underlying Pathology in the Diagnosis and Optimal Management of Atopic Dermatitis (AD)

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Diagnosis and Optimal Management of Atopic Dermatitis in the Pediatric Primary Care Setting – Expert Panel Discussion

Part 1

  • Release Date: October 15, 2018
  • Expiration Date: October 15, 2019
  • Credit: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • Nursing Credit: 1.0 Nursing Contact hour
  • Faculty: Elaine C. Siegfried, MD; Matt Broom, MD; and Anne Weissler, PA

This interactive panel discussion features 3 AD and pediatric primary care experts who address the differential diagnosis of AD and the role of S. aureus infection, good basic skin care for AD patients, appropriate use of topical corticosteroids, anticipatory guidance for parents and caregivers of pediatric patients, among various other topics.

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Dermatologic Diagnosis and Decision-Making

Part 2

  • Release Date: October 31, 2018
  • Expiration Date: October 31, 2019
  • Credit: 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • Nursing Credit: 0.5 Nursing Contact hour
  • Faculty: Elaine C. Siegfried, MD; and Tonya McClain, RN, MSN, CPNP-PC

This activity will allow clinicians the unique visual opportunity to navigate through treatment options for 6 different patient scenarios through a unique point-based interactive game.

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AD Physician and Patient Guides

Part 3

  • Release Date: Coming Soon
  • Credit: Unaccredited
  • Faculty: Elaine C. Siegfried, MD; Matt Broom, MD; and Anne Weissler, PA

A collection of complimentary, downloadable, and printable patient/family and clinician care guides for AD. A summary guide for the Expert Panel activity is also available:

  • Diagnosis and Optimal Management of Atopic Dermatitis in the Pediatric Primary Care Setting: A Practical Guide and Summary of the Expert Panel Discussion
  • Managing Atopic Dermatitis: A Practice Guide for Clinicians
  • Managing the Atopic Dermatitis Flare-Up: A Guide for Patients and Their Families

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Moving from Symptoms to Underlying Pathology – Expert Panel Discussion

Part 4

  • Release Date: August 08, 2018
  • Expiration Date: August 07, 2019
  • Credit: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • Faculty: Jonathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH; Elaine C. Siegfried, MD; and Linda Stein-Gold, MD

An interactive video-based panel discussion among 3 AD experts covering a wide range of topics, including highlights of the latest study results of AD therapies presented at the 2018 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual Meeting and the 42nd Hawaii Dermatology Seminar, as well as other controversial issues regarding AD that clinicians face.

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Moving from Symptoms to Underlying Pathology – Interactive InfoGraphic Activity

Part 5

  • Release Date: August 22, 2018
  • Expiration Date: August 21, 2019
  • Credit: 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • Faculty: Linda Stein-Gold, MD

A unique activity that features interactive infographics to review and summarize data from 3 important studies, which addresses defining treatment success outside of clinical study endpoints, the relationship between skin pain and quality-of-life, and using a simplified, patient-reported approach to assessing disease severity in managing patients with AD.

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