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Faculty

Mark F. Sands, MD, FAAAAI

University of Buffalo, SUNY School of Medicine,
Veterans Administration, Buffalo, NY

Donald P. Tashkin, MD

UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

John M. Weiler, MD, FAAAAI

President, CompleWare Corporation, Iowa City, IA

Accredited by

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology

Course Description

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe PFT manifestations of obstructive and restrictive lung disease
- Recognize obstructive and restrictive lung disease patterns on the flow volume loop
- Recognize variable and fixed obstructive patterns including vocal cord dysfunction and describe technically acceptable PFTs
- Recognize fixed vs. reversible obstruction
- Differentiate parenchymal from extrinsic restrictive defects

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.50 Credits
Release Date:2016-Feb-04
Expiration Date:2018-Feb-03
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour and 30 minutes
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:Free
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