Livestreaming Platform Supported by:

custom image custom image custom image custom image

  1       0

33rd Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference


W15--NRS-CLIN: *Pulmonary Exacerbations: Managing Slow Progression & Acute Drops in Lung Function Decline


Nov 1, 2019 2:15pm ‐ Nov 1, 2019 3:35pm

Description

This workshop examines current challenges in the management of pulmonary exacerbations. Consideration for identification of exacerbations using the FEV-1 indicated exacerbation signal (FIES), treatment options related to treatment setting, gender, targeting anerobes, and the influences on recovery of baseline lung function will be presented as well as the role of patients and families in decision making related to exacerbation treatment.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss priorities for research and quality improvement in the treatment of pulmonary exacerbations.
  • Define the concept of FEV1 indicated Exacerbation signal (FIES) and it's role in the identification and treatment of Pulmonary exacerbations.
  • Identify two factors influencing recovery of lung function to baseline in the treatment of pulmonary exacerbations

    Workshop Chair(s):

    • Stacy Bichl, A.P.N., CPNP, AE-C, Nurse Practitioner, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
    • Cori Daines, M.D., Professor and Division Chief, University of Arizona--Banner University Med Cent

    Workshop Speaker(s):

    You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.

    Print Certificate
    Review Answers
    Print Transcript
    Completed on: token-completed_on
    Review Answers
    Please select the appropriate credit type:
    /
    test_id: 
    credits: 
    completed on: 
    rendered in: 
    * - Indicates answer is required.
    token-content

    token-speaker-name
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content
    /
    /
    token-index
    token-content
    token-index
    token-content