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Session Information

FOC U015 - Past, Present, and Pearls of Treatment of Autoimmune Bullous Disease

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Friday, March 01

CME Credits: 1.50

Location: Room B118/119

Time: 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Director: Naveed Sami, MD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Discuss systemic therapeutic options, including latest treatment modalities
  • Formulate a general treatment algorithm and discuss specific questions the audience may have regarding specific patients
  • Discuss treatment pearls for autoimmune blistering diseases

Description:
Autoimmune blistering diseases can vary in their clinical presentation and treatment response. The treatment of these diseases has been based on the experience of dermatologists over several decades. The treatment algorithm continues to evolve with new experiences and discoveries. This session will attempt to present the various treatment agents available today. Treatment recommendations for the degree of severity of disease will be presented. Specific treatment pearls will be shared by the presenter which may help clinicians in the management of their patients.