Pulmonary sarcoidosis is responsible for most morbidity, mortality, and healthcare use in sarcoidosis. Advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis accounts for most of the poor outcomes. This presentation will focus on identification of advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis and the challenges in managing these patients.
This activity is intended for medical professionals who have a clinical interest in the management of lung transplant patients as seen by the following medical specialists: Pulmonologists, Hospitalists, Intensivists, Primary Care Providers, Internists, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners.
After completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify and evaluate patients with advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis.
- Review current and emerging knowledge to improve management of advanced pulmonary sarcoidosis patients.
- Identify challenges and possible approaches in these patients.
Rohit Gupta, MD
Director, Sarcoidosis Program at Temple Lung Center
Assistant Professor, Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Educational Activity Agenda
Management of Advanced Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
- Front Matter and Registration (3 minutes)
- Faculty Introduction and Academic Presentation (28 minutes)
- Post Test, Evaluation, and Credit Application (10 minutes)
Release and Expiration Dates
Release Date: November 1, 2019
Expiration Date: November 1, 2021
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Rohit Gupta, MD
Nothing to Disclose
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