Clinical Insights in Pediatrics: Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis--Diagnosis and Management in Primary Care
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is the most common chronic inflammatory arthritis in the pediatric population, affecting over 300,000 children and adolescents in the United States. The management of JIA represents a significant challenge to physicians, NPs, and other clinicians, particularly those in front-line specialties such as pediatrics and primary care. This activity will address timely ...
The incidence and prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents has increased in recent years, and with it the incidence and prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Compared with adults, T2DM in pediatric patients frequently progresses more rapidly, with high rates of early development of comorbidities and often with a less favorable response to treatment. The American Diabetes Associat ...
An evolving understanding of pediatric allergic asthma’s complex immunopathology is contributing to new treatment paradigms. This activity will examine the impact of asthma phenotypes and endotypes on treatment selection. ...
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