PANDAS: IT’S NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE
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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
• List the major and minor criteria for PANDAS diagnosis.
• Review how to start treatment for PANDAS in the primary setting.
• Identify laboratory tests that can assist in making the diagnosis and treatment plan.
Jennifer Gagnon, MSN, CPNP, FNP-C, Nurse Practitioner, Latimer Neurology Center, Washington
None to Report
Jennifer Gagnon reported the below pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices that may be discussed for off-label use:
bio-therapeutic agents (Rituxamib), antibiotics (macrolides, sulfonamides, penicillin and cephalosporins), IVIG
- 1.00 Contact hours