PSAAI

Philippine Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Inc.

Respiratory Council Updates

  Module Summary

Allergic rhinitis and bronchial asthma are two of the most common clinical entities encountered by physicians. This update will serve to give a review of the most recent clinical guidelines that can be used by doctors to help manage their allergic and asthmatic patients.

Namely, the lecture on Allergic Rhinitis presents the Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) guidelines and the Clinical Practice Guidelines of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF).

The lecture on Asthma focuses on the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention 2014 for patient care.

The two videos are followed by a quiz. After taking the quiz, you will be able to view and save your Respiratory Council Updates Certificate.

  Learning Objectives

For Allergic Rhinitis

By the end of this module, the learner should be able to:

1. Understand key issues of guideline development
2. Use the latest guidelines to aid in the diagnosis and management of patients. 
     i. Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) guidelines 
     ii. Clinical Practice Guidelines of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF)
3. Recognize Local Allergic Rhinitis (LAR)

For Asthma

By the end of this module, the learner should be able to:

1. Use the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) Global Strategy for Asthma Management and Prevention 2014 for patient care.
2. Diagnose Asthma-COPD Overlap Syndrome (ACOS)
3. Diagnose and manage asthma in children less than 5 years of age

 




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