Objectives (Educational Content) :
1. Identify pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
2. Recognize other causes of exercise-induced dyspnea and their diagnosis and management
3. Describe the utility of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET) in assessment and management of exercise-induced dyspnea in children and adolescents
Physicians, Pediatricians and Residents
The cardiopulmonary exercise testing lab was recently established in the pulmonary department. Several referrals have been received due to collaboration with cardiology, neurology and sports medicine. We wish to increase awareness among pediatricians, other divisions and residents in regard to exercise physiology.
Estimated Time to Complete the Educational Activity
Method of Physician Participation in the Learning Process:
The learner will view the presentation, successfully complete a post-test and complete an activity evaluation.
All learners must successfully complete a post-test, as well as an activity evaluation, to claim CME credit.
Dr.Rajeev Bhatia has indicated that he has had no financial or other relationships with any commercial interests during the past twelve months.
Children’s Hospital Medical Center of Akron is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CHMCA designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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