Atopic Dermatitis: Treatment Strategies and a Patient Experience with Dupilumab Therapy
1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour of which 0.25 contain pharmacology content. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $12.50 for NAPNAP Members. For non-members, this continuing education activity rate is $25. This course is an archived presentation from NAPNAP's 2023 National Conference and is offered free with a coupon for conference attendees until 12/31/23.
Atopic dermatitis disease can vary from very mild to very severe. Proper treatment can be challenging even for the most seasoned provider. We will review case presentations with photos of mild, mild-moderate and severe atopic dermatitis management along with recommended treatment and pit fall strategies. This presentation will offer an online algorithm and newly developed app to guide the clinician in atopic dermatitis recommended care. Dupilumab biologic medication is transforming patients’ lives with moderate – severe atopic dermatitis. A patient’s experience with dupilumab treatment will be shared.
Please note that this program is a recording from a live and virtual session from NAPNAP 2023 national conference in Orlando, Fla. If you earned CE for this session, this course will be a duplicate.
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This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners as an agency providing continuing education credit. individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post tests will be awarded 1.25 National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners contact hours.
Keywords: atopic dermatitis, eczema, skin, dermatology
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.
- Review history, symptoms and variations of atopic dermatitis.
- Describe first line treatments for interventions and medications for patients with atopic dermatitis.
- Define tools to utilize for challenging flares of atopic dermatitis for treatment of pediatric patients.
- Identify online interactive educational tools to assist the provider for the management and treatment of atopic dermatitis.
- Explore a personal story of a patient who experienced a dramatic improvement in symptoms and quality of life with a new biologic treatment for atopic dermatitis.
Rebecca J. Flynn, APRN, CPNP-PC
- 1.25 Contact hours