Michael D. Tharp, MD

The Clark W. Finnerud, MD, Professor
Chair, Department of Dermatology
Rush University Medical Center

Jonathan A. Bernstein, MD

Division of Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine,
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine,
Cincinnati, Ohio

Abhishek Kavati, PhD

US Health Economics & Outcomes Research,
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation,
East Hanover, New Jersey

Benjamin Ortiz, MD

Respiratory Medical Unit,
US Clinical Development and Medical Affairs,
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation,
East Hanover, New Jersey

Karen MacDonald, PhD

Matrix45, Tucson, Arizona

Kris Denhaerynck, PhD

Matrix45, Tucson, Arizona;
Department of Public Health, University of Basel,
Basel, Switzerland

Ivo Abraham, PhD

Matrix45, Tucson, Arizona;
Associate Editor for Quantitative Methods,
JAMA Dermatology;
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science,
College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona,
Tucson, Arizona;
Department of Family and Community Medicine,
College of Medicine, University of Arizona,
Tucson, Arizona

Christopher S. Lee, PhD

Matrix45, Tucson, Arizona;
Boston College Connell School of Nursing,
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

Accredited by

American Medical Association

Course Description

This meta-analysis of 67 observational studies analyzes the effectiveness and adverse event rate of omalizumab therapy in patients with chronic idiopathic urticaria and compares these findings with those of randomized clinical trials conducted among similar patients.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2019-Jan-01
Expiration Date:2022-Jan-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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