Asthma Management Course: 17.5 CEUs
Accreditation date: 2015-09-10
Accreditation expires: 2018-09-10
As with other chronic diseases, good health outcomes in asthma depend on adherence to evidence-based management guidelines. Knowledge translation of these guidelines is a critical component to the implementation of the guidelines by health care providers. RESPTREC® is recognized as a valuable knowledge translation resource of respiratory guidelines for health care professionals working in the area of asthma.
An accurate disease diagnosis, optimal medical management, engaging individuals and their families in self-management skills and regular medical follow-up are all critical components to relieving the effects and the burden of this chronic disease. The RESPTREC® Asthma Course curriculum includes a comprehensive review of all areas of asthma care.
The content is divided into 7 topics:
Registrants must meet the following entrance criteria:
If there is a question regarding met criteria, acceptance to the program will be made on an individual basis and at the discretion of the RESPTREC® Management committee.
The original content was developed in 1999 and has been continually updated to reflect the most recent evidence for optimal asthma care. The Asthma Course Expert Committee members have included:
We would like to acknowledge the work of:
The hours invested in completing this course can be included in your continuing professional education learning portfolio.
The Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy has confirmed the following accreditation:
CCCEP Number: 1091-2015-1573-B-P
Title: Asthma Course - RESPTREC
Number of CEUs: 17.5
Date Accredited: 2015-09-10
Accreditation Expiry Date: 2018-09-10